Asus releasing Kinect like device?

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  1. Goli
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    Anyone notice the "Next generation gaming experience" thing in the image?
     
  2. nando

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    coolo. i kinda liked dance central on kinect. hope i can get something similar on pic without buying an xbox.
     
  3. Ikki

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    "Intuitive living room experience"

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  4. Joe88

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    this is actually the 2nd kinect clone
     
  5. ineap09

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    This makes me think that in a decade, we may have whole homes without remotes or controllers at all! Just devices like these.
     
  6. Splych

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    so how do you pronounce the name ?
    wavi = way-vee
    xtion - x-shun ?
    wavi xtion = way-vee x-shun ?

    sounds weird :\
     
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  8. Westside

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    What makes this special is that Asus is an outstanding and reliable motherboard producing company. If it was a no-name company I wouldn't care, but it certainly taints the company's image a little.
     
  9. stab244

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    Yet another source

    Looks interesting. I think that the hardware of the Kinect looks better though.
     
  10. Joe88

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    Lenovo is backing the other one dubbed "Ebox"
    http://technologizer.com/2010/08/27/lenovo...lone-for-china/

    so both companies are pretty big
     
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    I often viewed lenovo as poor man's IBM, whereas ASUS has been leading the market for PCBs...
     
  12. Joe88

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    I thought Foxconn was the leader as it seems to always get the big corporate contracts
     
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    [​IMG] What a TOTAL RIPOFF! [​IMG]
     
  14. mercluke

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    they could have at least changed the design...

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    Im sure Rocco will get mad at this.. [​IMG]
     
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    Ahehehe, [​IMG]
    Why do they keep releasing this stuff?!?
    It's so last 10 years.. !!! [​IMG]
     
  17. Narayan

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    @technoworm, i like that vid. haha
     
  18. mayhem366

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    This is pointless anyway, the Kinect already has some PC usage already and ToolKits are begining to appear now. I think I shall just stick to the Kinect and give Microsoft some more of my money.
     
  19. shakirmoledina

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    interesting to see what you can do with this as the kinect (as far as i have heard) is still annoying eg lag so unless asus (known here to make gaming pcs) makes it fun, we will have a reaction similar to mega64 dudes (esp the end... first being the mirror edge lady and now handicapped)
     
  20. Canonbeat234

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    And then PS3 will foll- oh wait...they don't have a console anymore. [​IMG]
     
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