On Sat, Jul 24, 2010 at 11:44 AM, j. Tim Denny <johndenny@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> ok ÂI found the specs for the $35 Indian tablet...
> from that site...
> The Bill Of Material is as following:
> ARM9 Processor: $5 (Freescale i.MX233)
> Memory: $3
> WiFi B/G: $4
> Other discret components: $3
> Battery: $5
> 7â 800Ã480 resistive touch screen: $15
> Total bill of material: $35
> the CPU seems to be this ÂLorARM926EJ-Sâ, 454 MHz maximum speed
> So what is missing above?
> motherboard with connectors and expansion ports
> anything else?
> j. TimÂ Denny, Ph.D.
> ÂConsultant - International Development, EducationÂ and ICT
> Â Upper Secondary and Professional Teacher Development Project - Vietnam
> Â SKYPE - jtdennyÂ Â Googletalk - denny.jt
> Â http://www.linkedin.com/in/jtdenny
> Â https://www.avuedigitalservices.com/VR/id130765695
> "People generally quarrel because they cannot argue."
> Gilbert Chesterton (1874-1936)ÂEnglish writer
> On Sat, Jul 24, 2010 at 4:51 PM, Joel Kahn <jj2kk4@xxxxxxxxx
>> J. Tim Denny wrote:
>> >We'd have to see a bill of parts on
>> >the Indian $35 tablet to guess its
>> >capabilities. I always remain skeptical
>> >till I see it up close and personal.
>> This is exactly why I was hoping that somebody
>> had gotten more than just the basic news stories.
>> Looks like we'll simply have to wait until the
>> real nitty-gritty comes out.