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They should transfer the switchblade keyboard & software onto a regular keyboard.
You know what...that's actually a brilliant idea and a much more feasible solution than this.
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It's officially announced?

I read that the initial release will have Atoms which I'm not too keen over.

Hopefully they'll release one with AMD Fusion after it's release..then I'd be interested!
    
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Please tell me that the days of facebook becoming a news source are not upon us...

on topic, that thing looks like a neat little toy!
    
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I'd hate the touchscreen keyboard, I like keys that I can feel. Actual buttons with tiny screens on them would have been awesome, lol.

But, that's just my thought on it.
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+1 to them for thinking outside the box. I'm not sure what im looking at though.

Is it a gaming netbook with a different keyboard? Hope it's not a touch screen keyboard. that would ruin it.
Why don't you guys click on the links, look at the pictures?
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If anyone hasn't dug into the website, here's a link to the youtube video that they used to demo it.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UiQ0A...layer_embedded
Screw Steve Jobs. Now that's a CEO worth mentioning as a great voice of a company. Literally.
    
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Screw Steve Jobs. Now that's a CEO worth mentioning as a great voice of a company. Literally.
I aggree with this 100%
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For those asking about the GPU:

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The Intel Atom processor, designed for small form factor computing, is built on x86 architecture, making it capable of running PC games and applications.

And with this newest incarnation of the Atom, Intel has made strides to modify the architecture to significantly increase the speed of the integrated graphics engine and enhance video performance, making it the best solution for gaming on the solution for gaming on the go. Experience this, with the Razerâ„¢ Switchblade.
http://www2.razerzone.com/switchblade/intel
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Why don't you guys click on the links, look at the pictures?
Well I clicked the links, read all the text. I just briefly scanned through the pictures though.

Okay, seems cool, hope they can do it.

Makes me wonder though, how is it going to play modern games when it's featuring an Atom CPU? I doubt it will.
WoW raids for example.
 
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I don't know how well it will perform if it's powered by Atom, it'll depend on which model they use I suppose. My Atom 330, even OC'd to 2Ghz, can't play a damn thing, even at 720p, paired with a GTS450. (Not even HL2)

I'd love to see a resurgence of low power C2Ds. My SU9400 is a beast compared to these, and it only has a 10w TDP. I'll gladly suffer a few extra watts of power consumption for a performance leap

I was fairly interested at first, but I'll be tempering my expectations until I see a spec sheet.
I've never been a fan of the atom, and IMHO, it had done nothing but hold back/stagnate the mobile computing industry in general.

HOWEVER, that being said, there's no reason why an atom can't support something like a mobile gaming platform such as this. With the proper graphics processor and games/programs coded explicitly for that hardware platform, the demand a CPU power goes way down.

That being said, please phase out the atoms already Intel...

I'd love to see how this thing performs. (that's what she said)
    
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Its a concept by razer, if it comes out we get to wait 10 years for it. *still waiting for his Razer X360 control*
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