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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
In terms of hardware, the laptop sports the following characteristics.
-Processor Intel Celeron M550 2 Ghz
-RAM: 512 DDR2
-Screen: 13', 1280x800
-HD: 80 GB SATA
-4 USB ports
-10/100 LAN card
-CD-R / DVD combo
OS and applications:
-Linux Kubuntu (8.04, eventually).
-Kadu (gadu-gadu client; it's the most popular IM network in Poland)
PRICE: 999 PLN (296 EUR)
All in all, it looks like a very attractive low cost machine.
The fact that it comes with Linux pre-installed is a major plus.
Let's see how successful it will turn out.
It's on sale from June 12th to June 19th 2008.