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post #11 of 18
It looks amazing and the specs aren't half bad. That's about all It's got going, imo.
post #12 of 18
You don't need 120GB of onboard memory since it's all on the cloud though, so that really isn't a problem. I agree the price is way too high, it'll probably come down soon.


It makes other chromebooks look like a steal though.

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A piano hinge not only makes it possible to open and close Pixel with a single finger, it’s also engineered to augment the range of the Wi-Fi antennas and act as a heatsink to help keep the machine cool.
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Lightbar

Just because it looks cool.

Edited by Bielijbog - 2/21/13 at 10:34pm
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One terabyte Google Drive cloud storage for three years
And after three you have to pay up, bucko! We got the goods!
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post #14 of 18
100mb a month included? I burn that away in less than a day looking up stuff for class. I'm sorry, but that kind of price a tablet and some sort of data plan would win. I do like the screen though.
post #15 of 18
It certainly looks pretty.. It's actually making the Surface Pro look more attractive IMO. Could this run Ubuntu?
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And after three you have to pay up, bucko! We got the goods!

Exactly what I'm thinking, and I'm not exactly astute, so if I can pick that apart anyone can smile.gif
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post #16 of 18
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It certainly looks pretty.. It's actually making the Surface Pro look more attractive IMO. Could this run Ubuntu?
Exactly what I'm thinking, and I'm not exactly astute, so if I can pick that apart anyone can smile.gif
It means tack on another $100 to the price for an external HDD because you're going to have to pay $49.99 a month for 1TB of Google Drive storage.
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post #17 of 18
Isn't worth the price IMO, but indeed the screen is impressive.
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post #18 of 18
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It makes other chromebooks look like a steal though.

Probably this was the objective.
   
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