[Fwd: Re: [Fwd: [HARDWARE] Just Courious......]]

Robert Norton rjn at execpc.com
Fri Sep 17 23:09:33 EDT 1999


Marcus Gillette wrote:

> If you can get twice the break even point, price per unit should be cut in
> half.  Price is everything here... I wouldn't consider spending $300 for the
> unit, regardless of the keyrate.  I have a feeling I'm not the only cheap
> bastard out there.

I agree.  Make it USB, to keep the cost down, and it also boosts the market to
include Mac. I think $100 is a good price point to shoot for, no frills, no
reprogramability (unless easy and cheap to provide) just raw crunch, at least 10x
a hot PC.  I think it is doable.
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