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Default So..who's interested in the Inspiron Duo? - 09-17-2010, 02:42 PM

Personally, I'm very excited at the prospect of a Inspiron Duo! I just wanna hear some more info on its specs! We already know it has a Dual Core N550 Atom CPU, so it's gonna so its' pretty coming out with the best netbook hardware at the moment.

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Default 09-17-2010, 02:59 PM

If its cheaper than an iPad I'd buy one!

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Default 09-17-2010, 07:24 PM

I'd be shocked if it wasn't cheaper than an iPad. I think I want one - just have to figure out which of my current laptops I'm going to get rid of to pay for it...

Mini 9 (910): Cherry Red, N270, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB STEC SSD, XP Home
Mini 10v (1011): Passion Purple, N270, 1 GB RAM, 160 GB HDD, XP Home
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Alienware M11x R1: Cosmic Black, SU7300, 4 GB RAM, 160 GB HDD, Win7
Latitude 2110: Blue Ribbon, N470, 2 GB RAM, 250 GB HDD, Touchscreen, Win7
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Default 09-18-2010, 02:04 PM

I am intrigued, but want more information, especially weight, and price.

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Default 09-19-2010, 07:05 AM

+2 for the taking the cautions approach - yep like the idea think it has merit but it will all hinge on the responsiveness of the touch screen and how it performs with win 7.
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Default 09-20-2010, 09:51 PM

I am more interested on the upgradeability as far as RAM and other options that might be included like bluetooth,TV Tuner...etc....I want everything I have in my Mini 10 now if not I wont the design though..very innovative, the ipad is just a tablet, but this is both a netbook AND a tablet....very interesting to say the least and its a dual core processor too

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Default 09-21-2010, 06:10 PM

i wonder if you can take the duo screen and put it on a mini 10v lol taht would be kool, i know prolly not but jsut wishfull thinking.
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Default 09-29-2010, 01:00 PM

I'm tottaly interested in it! As long as it plays nice with linux ;>
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Default 11-04-2010, 10:48 PM

I'm thinking I may want one depending on price. Also, I hope that Dell doesn't screw up the launch of this as bad as they did the US Streak.
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Default 11-05-2010, 10:31 PM

I'm definitely interested in the Inspiron Duo. I'm just hoping that there is a screen option for 1366x768. The Atom processor is somewhat of a concern, however I must admit I haven't used the dual core N550 Atom.

I have an Inspiron 11z currently and have been very pleased with it all around. Hope it performs as well/better than the 11z w/ a 720P screen and i'll be a happy camper!
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