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2011, the year of weirdness. So many things are weird like this, NVIDIA making a processor and yet it fits in with every other piece of awesomeness we will experience (16-core processors).
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Originally Posted by cogsworth View Post
Thats not what Razer is saying at all. They just said that they want to bring gaming to a handheld format, which hasn't really been done before. Did Apple release the iPad to kill their own computers? No. Did the laptop kill desktops? No. If they wanted to say the future of gaming is on tiny little screens, they wouldn't have put an Atom processor in it. I'm sure they are very aware they wont be able to play some games.

"But can it run Crysis?"

Maybe, probably not. And if so, probably with no eye-candy.
So, you're basically saying this device is to run non-graphically intesive PC games? What they should do is drop the screen and just sell the keyboard part of it, maybe make it slightly bigger even. That would really be revolutionary. Not in that Optimus keyboard way either. Graphically represented icons automatically represented on the keys is a great idea. Attaching it to a tiny screen makes it a little less great.
Edited by losttsol - 1/6/11 at 4:58pm
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I wouldn't buy this cuz I prefer mech and a standard layout, but still interested if Razer will make their own a full size version.
Edited by Corrupt - 1/6/11 at 5:38pm
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Originally Posted by losttsol View Post
So, you're basically saying this device is to run non-graphically intesive PC games? What they should do is drop the screen and just sell the keyboard part of it, maybe make it slightly bigger even. That would really be revolutionary. Not in that Optimus keyboard way either. Graphically represented icons automatically represented on the keys is a great idea. Attaching it to a tiny screen makes it a little less great.
Although I agree that they should have launched a keyboard as well which would be awesome, I commend Razer on releasing the switchback. It shows to people that Razer is more than JUST a peripherals company, and honestly this little laptop is just the beginning of something much bigger and what is probably more revolutionary than if they just released a keyboard. Imagine using the technology they have in this laptop for peripherals. Having a button on the blackwidow change because of a game you launch etc.

Mann if all the companies listened to you Google would still be a search company.
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the atom thing worries me. but it looks awesome!
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post #66 of 111
go intel
I don't really like Atom, but I 've never tried the APU either..
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I would love to get my hands on one of these. I need to see demo videos not promotional videos.
 
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good luck typing on that keyboard.
 
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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.
It's not a touchscreen keyboard.....
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Looks pretty darn cool.
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