Wednesday, October 24th 2012

Gigabyte S1082 Windows 8 Tablet PC Unveiled

Gigabyte unveiled the S1082, a 10.1-inch tablet PC powered by Windows 8 (and optionally, Windows 8 Pro). Based on the x86 platform, the tablet is driven by Intel Celeron 847 dual-core processor clocked at 1.10 GHz, with up to 8 GB of DDR3 memory, and Intel HD 2000 graphics. Its 10.1-inch multi touchscreen packs 1366 x 768 pixels native resolution. Storage options include 320/500 GB HDD; or 64/128/256 GB SSD. Connectivity includes WiFi b/g/n, gigabit Ethernet, Bluetooth 4.0, and 3.5G WWAN; with HDMI and D-Sub display outputs; two USB 2.0 ports, 5-in-1 card reader, and 1.3 megapixel web-cam. Measuring 270(W) x 173(D) x 14.94(H) mm, it weighs 790~850 g (SSD/HDD). Its dedicated docking station includes additional battery and DVD SuperMulti drive. Expect this one to go for anywhere between $599 to $799.

Source: PC Launches
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8 Comments on Gigabyte S1082 Windows 8 Tablet PC Unveiled

#1
tacosRcool
wonder whats the battery life like?
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#2
Wrigleyvillain
PTFO or GTFO
Tablets are the foreseeable future and all but as a "desktop PC enthusiast" and all that entails I sure find them boring as hell.
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#3
Drmark
Would love to see a tablet much larger than 10 inches. Offer 15, 18 and 21 would be nice.
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#4
micropage7

yeah this is what microsoft wants with win 8
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#5
Therion_I
8gb of RAM? How come all other tablet OSes need 1GB max? Oh right, windows BLOAT.
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#6
DaMobsta
by: Therion_I
8gb of RAM? How come all other tablet OSes need 1GB max? Oh right, windows BLOAT.
Errr, have you heard of the Surface Pro? The one running on x86? Tell me, how much RAM is in your desktop? :banghead:
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Therion_I
by: DaMobsta
Errr, have you heard of the Surface Pro? The one running on x86? Tell me, how much RAM is in your desktop? :banghead:
Am I carrying around my desktop now? Am I using my tablet as a desktop now? Who does that? :banghead:
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#8
DaMobsta
Oh so you want a lesser and weaker tablet. I get your gimmick. LOL. Go play with your ARM toys then kiddo. "Who does that?" Looool.
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