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I know it was announced/rumored in Jan, but now we have pics and info. Courtesy of Computex.

Not sure I like the name: WAVI Xtion

Le source: http://m.zdnet.com/blog/gadgetreview...vi-xtion/25093

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Edited by RagingCain - 5/31/11 at 8:35am
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Aw not another retard wii like console...
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From what I'm reading its not really a console but an extension of a PC. A replacement of the keyboard and mouse that connects to your TV and allows you to play PC games/look through your hard drive for movies and such using motion controls.
Edited by james_ant - 5/31/11 at 8:43am
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From what I'm reading its not really a console but an extension of a PC. A replacement of the keyboard and mouse that connects to your TV and allows you to play PC games/brows your hard drive for movies and such using motion controls.
It does seem like it but they are calling it a console. Let's see if it works and doesn't end up something obscure like the Phantom or OCZ NIA.

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It does seem like it but they are calling it a console. Let's see if it works and doesn't end up something obscure like the Phantom or OCZ Mia.

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Even if it relies on a gaming PC they will probably need developer support to port the motion controls for each game. So I guess in that way its like a console.
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This sounds pretty cool. I like how I can access stuff on my computer via hand motion, this will make setting netflix up to my TV way easy.
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no thank you
The only things i use that have ties with israel are bagels and Hebrew national hotdogs
They can keep their technology
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no thank you
The only things i use that have ties with israel are bagels and Hebrew national hotdogs
They can keep their technology
says the guy with the name ak-47.
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says the guy with the name ak-47.
Soviet Union.....
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I remember seeing pics of this ages ago.
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