Linked by David Adams on Mon 26th Jul 2010 00:44 UTC, submitted by orfanum
Hardware, Embedded Systems India's Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal unveiled a touchscreen tablet that he claims they will be able to produce for just $35. The device is being aimed at students, and seems to be taking the One Laptop Per Child idea and running with it. "Despite the price, users will get a touch-screen, a PDF reader and a webcam for video conferencing. There has been no confirmation of its specifications but reports suggest 2GB of memory, Wi-Fi and Ethernet and power consumption at just 2W. Naturally, the device will run Linux."
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2GB
by arpan on Mon 26th Jul 2010 06:55 UTC
arpan
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2006-07-30

From what I've read on other sites, I think the 2GB memory is a mistake.

I think that 2GB refers to the storage, which makes sense on a device that's likely running Android. 2GB ram is too much for a device that is supposed to cost $35.

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RE: 2GB
by arpan on Mon 26th Jul 2010 07:00 in reply to "2GB"
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