Computex 2006 Is it a notebook or a desktop? Taiwan’s Dialogue Flybook VM doesn’t seem sure either, thanks to a novel screen hinge mechanism that literally lifts the machine’s 12.1in, 1,280 x 768 widescreen panel up and away from the keyboard unit.
The third-generation Flybook – the first two series distinguished themselves with their tablet-style fold and rotate display – was on show at Computex this week. Like a regular laptop, the VM’s screen folds back on a hinge at the rear. However, it’s also mounted on a telescopic stand allowing the display to be position upward and forwards more like a desktop LCD monitor. |
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