I had an email this morning on this new Zoostorm SL8, spec seems quite reasonable but wasn't sure what people thought of the practical applications?
• Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
• Intel Atom N450 1.66Ghz Processor
• 11.6” Multi-Touch HD 1366 x 768 LCD screen
• 32GB SSD Storage Drive
• 2GB DDR2 667Mhz Memory
• WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
• Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
• Mini HDMI x 1, USB x 2
• Headphone port x1
• MS/SD/MMC card slot
• SIM card slot
• 1.3M Webcam
• Built in Microphone, 2 x 1.5W speaker
• Optional 3G/GPS (MOQ 250 units)
• 3-Way Motion sensor (accelerometer)
• Lithium Ion Polymer Battery (7.4V, 4800mAh, 2S1P) – Up to 4 Hours
• Native support for Flash
• Unit Dimension 295mm x 195mm x 14mm
• Up to 990 grams weight
• 1 year end user technical support and collect and return warranty
RRP is £499.00 and they're meant to be in stick mid November.
Would people see this as a realistic alternative to the iPad in the classroom?
I got a little Zoostorm netbook for my wife and it's very good.