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I'd expect Atom for the cheapest, Kabini or some sort of Jaguar for the mid range, and Intel Core for the high end. AMD has a very nice looking prototype with that Temash tablet with the dock, I wouldn't be surprised if MS just flat out snagged that prototype and slapped a Windows sticker on it. Jaguar's incredibly small die size is a massive advantage for offering lower cost devices and it's x86 compatible. MS would be foolish to not capitalize on it, to be honest.

Last I saw those little AMD SoCs were going for like $40 or so, and Intel starts at about $71 from what I've seen (but I'd appreciate it if someone could post something more concrete if they remember anything).
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Opteron 8431 Opteron 8431 Opteron 8431 Opteron 8431 
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Super Micro h8qme-2+ Sapphire 4870 Samsung DDR2 ECC 667mhz western digital caviar blue 
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FX 8350 stock cooler FX 6300 stock cooler Gentoo Linux 2x Silverstone PSU 
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Gentoo Linux Windows 7 x64 Yamakasi Catleap Q270 Corsair K90 
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