Photo Of Indian $10 Laptop Finally Appears

Posted: Feb 4 2009, 9:03am CST | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 12:55pm CDT, in News | Notebooks and PCs

Photo of Indian $10 Laptop finally appears
/* Story Top Left 2010 300x250, created 7/15/10 */ google_ad_slot = "8340327155";

Don't Miss: This How to find Fingerlings in Stock

The much discussed $10 Laptop from India turned out to not be a laptop. The devices cost is now estimated to be between $20 and $30.
The $10 Laptop turned out to be some kind of modem to access servers to download e-learning material.
Why this device was hyped as ultra-low cost laptop for emerging markets is not clear. Of course experts always said it is not possible to build something even close to a laptop for $10. Negroponte's OLPC was not able to make one for $100. The Hindu has now published a blurry photo of the device that got unveiled as the fabled ultra low cost laptop. It is a white box with some plugs.
More details on Hindu. Via FoxNews.

Holiday Gift Guides and Deals

Get your Holiday gifting inspired by Best Toy Gifts with High STEM Value and the Top 10 toy gifts under $10 if you are on budget. The most popular Holiday 2017 toy list include Fingerlings, Crate Creatures and more. Don't miss the new Holiday deals on Amazon Devices, including $29.99 Fire tablet.

This story may contain affiliate links.

This free App Solves You Holiday Shopping Problem

Download the free Tracker app now to get in-stock alerts on Fingerling, Luvabella, SNES Classic and more.

Latest News


The Author

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi Lugmayr () is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at




comments powered by Disqus