DualCor Technologies has officially announced the cPC, an upcoming device that will run both Windows Mobile and Windows XP. It is being demonstrated at the Consumer Electronics Show, going on now in Las Vegas.
A patented dual processor architecture and integrated 40 GB hard drive will allow the DualCor cPC to run fully enabled desktop applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint, and non-diluted versions of enterprise applications like SAP, Oracle and Microsoft, while retaining the instant-on, always-on functionality and long battery life of a handheld or smartphone.
This device will run Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005 on 1.5 GHz processor, and Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC Phone Edition on a 400 MHz one. It will include 1 GB of DDR2 RAM.
The cPC will have a 5-inch, 800-by-480-pixel, 262K-color, Touchscreen display;
In addition, it will sport three USB 2.0 ports, a headset and phone jack, integrated Compact Flash Type II slot, mini-VGA port, speaker, microphone, and mouse controls.
It will be bundled with a full-size, DualCor stowaway keyboard with integrated track-stick navigation, user-programmable command keys, and an adjustable display-angle docking system.
The cPC will retail for $1,500 and is expected to be available before the end of the first quarter of this year.
More information on this device can be found on the DualCor web site.