Re: the Alphasmart Dana really sucks
Tony Clark wrote:
> "Yef" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> Compare that to any of the cheap laptops that are
>> available nowadays which cost roughly the same
>> but have
>> - 1GHz or better processor
>> - 15 inch displays
>> - hard drives
>> - dvd drives
>> - decent software
>> Who in their right minds would even consider anything
>> from Alphasmart?
> Can you point me to a site with $400 laptops with the specs above? I can't
> seem to find anything close to that. The best I have seen is about $600.[/color]
Given the choice between paying $400 for a Dana and $600 for a real computer
I'd go with the real computer.
Of course one can get a Palm and a keyboard and some decent word processing
software for a lot less than that.
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