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Wal-Mart's $200 PC--Sold Out

Nov 13, 2007, 15:15 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Adrian Kingsley-Hughes)

"About two weeks ago, Wal-Mart began selling $200 Linux-based PC. The initial run was around 10,000 units. Now Wal-Mart is sold out. Has Linux now found a niche?

"The system sold by Wal-Mart was an Everex's TC2502 gPC and is the first mass-market $200 desktop PC. The spec of the system is very low--1.5 GHz VIA C7 CPU embedded onto a Mini-ITX motherboard, 512MB of RAM and an 80GB hard drive--but this doesn't matter because the system does pretty much everything that your average PC users wants..."

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