DV Hardware bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
December 8, 2016 
Main Menu
Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 62 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
ROCCAT Isku FX gaming keyboard
Prolimatech Magnetic Pin
 

Follow us
RSS
 

Radio Shack to sell AMD's $299 PIC

Posted on Sunday, October 02 2005 @ 12:20:02 CEST by


AMD's ultra-cheap $299 Personal Internet Communicator will soon start selling at Radio Shack.

This machine was announced earlier this year and was designed for developing countries to access the Internet and perform basic computing tasks. But companies like Radio Shack believe there's quite some demand for this device in the United States too.
Sunnyvale-based AMD originally conceived the device last year for low-income consumers in developing countries as part of an effort it calls ``50x15.'' AMD Chief Executive Hector Ruiz wants more than half of the world's population using computers by 2015.
The PIC is a bare bone machine which features a stripped down version of Windows CE and a 366MHz AMD Geode GX processor. It can be used to read and create word processing, spreadsheet and presentation files as well as access the Internet or send e-mail.


 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2016 DM Media Group bvba