What would you say is “too big” for a tablet? If you think the iPad is pushing boundaries, then advert your eyes from the hot mess that the Kno dual-screened tablet is. Each of those IPS screens above you is 14.1″ in size with resolutions of 1440 x 900 — per screen.
Think it’ll break your back? Think again. At 5.5lbs, if you have trouble carrying this, your worthless.
The screens are but one small part. I’m sure you’d all like to know what powers this Linux e-reading beast. Continue on oh curious reader…
Deciphering all those 1′s and 0′s comes by way of Nvidia’s Tegra 2 chip, with storage space topping the scales at 16GB.
But the most intriguing (and questionable) bullet point is that of battery life — a claimed 6-8 hours of battery life. Yeah, how they get that with those two big ass monitors is beyond me. We’ve already ruled out a jumbo battery back seeing as how the device is only 5.5lbs. Then again, maybe Kno cleaned house and got all the extra fluff out from inside the casing.
The sticker: “under $1,000″. Yeah, for an e-reader? Now we’re going to have to think about it.