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Gigabyte S1082 Windows 8 Tablet PC Unveiled

Discussion in 'News' started by btarunr, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. btarunr

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    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.

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    Source: PC Launches
  2. tacosRcool

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    wonder whats the battery life like?
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    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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    Would love to see a tablet much larger than 10 inches. Offer 15, 18 and 21 would be nice.
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    yeah this is what microsoft wants with win 8
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    8gb of RAM? How come all other tablet OSes need 1GB max? Oh right, windows BLOAT.
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    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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    Am I carrying around my desktop now? Am I using my tablet as a desktop now? Who does that? :banghead:
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    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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