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Fujitsu Announces 5.6-inch Atom-Powered UMPC

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Fujitsu's LifeBook FMV Biblo U/B50 will be its latest feature-rich UMPC offering. It offers a stylish, eye-catching chassis that holds a 5.6" display. This pushes it into the netbook domain but is quickly pulled back by its set of features at a point of portability. To begin with, the screen swivels like that of a tablet PC, just that it isn't a touch-screen. The screen offers a 1280 x 800 px native resolution, there is a fixed webcam too.

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HDMI port on the front!? Who want a cable dangling out interfering with your ability to use the keyboard and pointer? Silly. Should be at the back.
 
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They certainly packed a lot into a system of that size, but I do have to agree with Lemonade's comment above^, not sure I'd want a cable hanging out of the front. Besides that, impressive.:)
 

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That thing is just was to small.
 

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That would be cool to mount in the back of a seat in a car... Pop out keyboard all all... perfect size.
 
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That would be cool to mount in the back of a seat in a car... Pop out keyboard all all... perfect size.
That's kind of what I was thinking. If they would come out with a "ruggedized" version that would be perfect for some work applications in the field in many different industries.
 

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I would so love to install Unreal Tournament thing on that & run it but only if it has a USB port.....
 
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I would so love to install Unreal Tournament thing on that & run it but only if it has a USB port.....
Exactly. No more built in DVD players in vehicles. Just put a UMPC that can run crysis!:laugh:
 

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Exactly. No more built in DVD players in vehicles. Just put a UMPC that can run crysis!:laugh:
Imagine having 4 or more of these built into a car??? Link them up with Wi-fi & now every road trip can be fun!!!

omg this is amazing! & also the shaking of the car would make it so much more fun as your aim would be constantly thrown off!
 
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I'm starting to see potential in EEE and UMPC...
 
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Dang that is tiny too tiny imv.
 

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Its way too small & a bit ugly IMO, plus it costs as much as 2 EEE PCs :rolleyes:
 
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Screen would be unreadable; 270 DPI... "ARG! My eyes! I need a magnifying glass!"
Other than that, the battery life would be underwhelming and typing on it would be a PITA.
Its a nice concept, but I wouldn't buy it.
 
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Screen would be unreadable; 270 DPI... "ARG! My eyes! I need a magnifying glass!"
Other than that, the battery life would be underwhelming and typing on it would be a PITA.
Its a nice concept, but I wouldn't buy it.
All you need is:

1./ Special gloves with "thin pointy fingers"

2./ Giant prism magnifying glasses to give you virtual widescreen

3./ A large case to carry 1 and 2

4./ Dont forget to take off your glasses when looking away from the screen!

ROFL :roll: