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I would like to ask if i could run the normal pc ubuntu version on one of the new windows 8.1 tablets with the intel atom z3770 or z3740?

It is possible?

Would be nice, because the hardware and the price sounds great but windows 8 isn't it for me because i'm a open-source and diy guy.


Are they cheapie convertible? I searched the web but didn't found a list with products working with ubuntu.

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Intel makes x86 and x64 processors exclusively, so this should be possible. However, you will have trouble getting into the BIOS to change the boot options, and your tablet may not have a USB or CD drive in the first place, in which case it may be impossible to install Ubuntu Desktop. –  Dillmo Dec 30 '13 at 16:08
The main problem is listed here: askubuntu.com/q/392719/8500 –  psusi Dec 30 '13 at 18:29

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