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Hey guys,

With the recent "Pcgamingisnotdead" stuff going on from Razer it reminded me about the Switchblade.

Any opinions and critisims about the prototype device? I think that paired with a mouse it'd be awesome. What do you reckon?

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Edited by Nutty Pumpkin - 8/22/11 at 6:42am
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First off, prepare for a lot of Razer hate since it what OCN is so happy to do.

Anyways, since that's out of the way.. the Switchblade idea is a great one imo. The problem is, that if left with the rough specs when it was first presented, gaming will not be an easy feat. Heck you probably wouldn't even be able to play Spiral Knights unless on extremely low settings.

All it needs are beefier specs and really I can see it being quite successful. I know for one I'd but one if it was built with specs that would please me. [everyone has different wants so I'll keep it vague]

Given time, remodels and evolution, the Switchblade could be awesome, and I'm hoping it is

Only caveat: Please.. offer a matte finish version Razer. My BlackWidow Ultimate has yet to even buff up, get scratched etc since release date, but keeping that Switchblade completely protected will require extreme magical capabilities
    
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Hahaha, I've never bought a Razer product before!

Anyway, that's pretty much my hope too. It only really has to power modern games at a Res of 1024x600. I unfortunetly have no idea what graphics solution their planning or what in fact would be viable in form factor that small paired with a dual Core 1.7gGhz processor to run games at 1024x600. Hopefully they manage to pull it off. If they do, there goes my moneys.

Edit: it looks like its mostly matte from the pictures, just not the screen. :/
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It doesn't really seem like a good product for me, I couldn't think of a reason to use it instead of, say, an m11x. Either way though, the games that I play sort of demand a bigger screen.
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