Sunday, 30 September 2012

Mac/Windows tablet with Oomph!

This one would have gone below my techradar if Tonis Techblog wouldn't have posted about this.(thx Toni!)
Exiting launch of the Modbook@Pro is coming, to US customers at first. That doesnt make it less interesting though.
Running Mac hardware the Modbook @ Pro certainly looks powerful on paper or what say you of these specs:


  • Original hardware of a new Apple® MacBook® Pro 13.3-inch base system.
  • Wacom® digitizer delivering 512 levels of pen pressure sensitivity — more than any other tablet computer on the market.
  • ForceGlass™ screen providing an etched, paper-emulating drawing surface.
  • 1280 x 800 pixels resolution.
  • 2.5GHz dual core Intel® Core™ i5 processor/ 2.9GHz dual core Intel Core i7 processor
  • Up to 16GB of RAM.
  •  64GB solid-state drive (configurable up to 480GB), 
  •  8X SuperDrive® DVD burner.
  • Intel HD Graphics 4000 chipset.
  •  802.11n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 wireless connectivity capability.
  • Built-in 63.5-watt-hour lithium-polymer battery and a 60W MagSafe® power adapter.
The base is a MacBook pro, wich is modified into a 13.3 inch tablet. ModBook provides a one year warranty due to this modification.
Modbook @ Pro can be configured running Mac OS (Mountain Lion shipped with it ) or Windows 7(Sold separetly ) thanks to "BootCamp".
This one is focused on creative people on the move.
Pricing, shipping and availability will be announce Wednesday, October 3, 2012..