Linked by shmerl on Wed 27th Jul 2011 20:51 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless MeegoExperts reports that NVIDIA just released a set of video drivers enabling MeeGo to run on the numerous Tegra 2 tablets, such as the Advent Vega, Adam, Asus Transformer, Motorola Xoom and also the new range of Tegra 2 handsets. This will enable MeeGo and potentially other Linux distros using hardfp video drivers to compete in environment previously dominated exclusively by Android OS.
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Comment by Calipso
by Calipso on Wed 27th Jul 2011 21:03 UTC
Calipso
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2007-03-13

great stuff. If no device gets released with Meego, we will at least have the ability to run it on tegra tablets. High fives for nvidia!

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RE: Comment by Calipso
by fran on Wed 27th Jul 2011 21:06 in reply to "Comment by Calipso"
fran Member since:
2010-08-06

an India only Meego netbook was release not long ago.
Hopefully Samsung will ship it globally.

http://www.engadget.com/2011/07/21/samsungs-ultralight-n100-deliver...

Edited 2011-07-27 21:07 UTC

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RE: Comment by Calipso
by vivainio on Wed 27th Jul 2011 22:09 in reply to "Comment by Calipso"
vivainio Member since:
2008-12-26

great stuff. If no device gets released with Meego, we will at least have the ability to run it on tegra tablets. High fives for nvidia!


As it stands, "official" MeeGo devices pend on Intel getting good mobile chips out. While we wait for that, it's nice to be able to use reasonable ARM hw for running MeeGo.

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