Make Way for the UMPC

Posted on Friday, March 17 2006 @ 4:05 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Simply put, the ultramobile PC (UMPC) is a tablet computer which will run a modified version of Windows XP Tablet edition and is powered by an Intel processor. The UMBC is smaller than current tablets, mainly due to the use of a 7" display, and is expected to reach production at a weight under two pounds. With Intel and Microsoft jointly manning the helm, a few partner computers have gotten involved to brand the product and sell it. The current partners are Asus, Founder, and Samsung..

Read on over at XYZ Computing.

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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