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Old 08-12-2018, 01:27 PM   #1
BaronMunchausen
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Replacing a tablet with ultra-portable laptop


Hi, guys,

I would like to hear your opinion about the GPD Pocket2 7 inch laptop.

https://liliputing.com/2018/07/gpd-p...-in-china.html

Will it run Linux well?

Is it worth the money?

Would Lenovo ThinkPad 11e be a better option?

GPD Pocket 2 might be a good replacement for a 7 inch tablet while ThinkPad 11e could be a replacement for a 10 inch tablet.

BM
 
Old 08-12-2018, 02:32 PM   #2
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I'd wait for specific reports of hardware working with Linux before picking up something like this.

I have a lenovo yoga I run Bodhi on that is a bit larger, but is a flipable device like this that I like a lot.
 
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Old 08-14-2018, 07:15 AM   #3
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I find an 11.6" netbook to be a perfect fit for me, small enough to carry, big enough to work on, decent screen resolution.

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Old 08-18-2018, 10:03 AM   #4
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Probably, Yoga 720 (12") is a better choice than GPD pocket since it does not need to have the OS re-spun.
 
  


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