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Miscellaneous News   Miscellaneous News : Wal-Mart Selling $300 SuSE-Based PCs
   posted by CyberViking2000 on 17-Jul-2003 1:03:47 (1408 reads)
Walmart.com has added the SuSE distribution to its PC lineup, and PC consumers can now purchase the Linux-based machines for under $300.



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Re: Wal-Mart Selling $300 SuSE-Based PCs
Posted on 18-Jul-2003 11:51:47
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Re: Wal-Mart Selling $300 SuSE-Based PCs
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Wonder if Eyetech will ever be able to match a price like that?

If we are supposed to get new users on board at some point, a new cheap entrance model are desperately needed.

The AmigaOne LITE with everything onboard looks like it could be the perfect "beginners" machine, but I doubt that Eyetech can compete on the price?

They will need a good distribution channel, and to ramp up volume by selling the board to other projects than Amiga desktop.

Let's all hope it will be possible to do a low price Amiga once again.


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Re: Wal-Mart Selling $300 SuSE-Based PCs
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If the "China Syndrome" comes about ...well...

You never know !!


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