OLPC: What does the XO-1.5 HS look like?

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  • user warning: Table 'cache' is marked as crashed and should be repaired query: UPDATE cache SET data = '<p><span class=\"inline right\"><a href=\"/\" onclick=\"launch_popup(1404, 350, 269); return false;\" target=\"_blank\"><img src=\"/files/images/X0-1.5HS-closed.thumbnail.jpg\" alt=\"\" title=\"\" class=\"image thumbnail\" width=\"100\" height=\"77\"></a></span>Ok, so you know about the XO-1.5 and you\'ve been told about the XO-1.5 HS which is an X0 but with a different keyboard. I finally ran across two pictures of one and here they are:</p>\n<p><span class=\"inline none\"><img src=\"/files/images/X0-1.5HS-open.jpg\" alt=\"OLPC XO-1.5 HS\" title=\"OLPC XO-1.5 HS\" class=\"image img_assist_custom\" width=\"295\" height=\"300\"><span class=\"caption\" style=\"width: 293px;\"><strong>OLPC XO-1.5 HS</strong></span></span></p>\n<p>You have to look closely but yes, that is an OLPC. The darker color, antennas down, and hard plastic keyboard really make for a different look, eh? I have no idea why the desktop background on display is from Fedora 7. I believe the idea for offering a model for older kids with a different keyboard came from seeing some <a href=\"http://wiki.laptop.org/go/XO_1.5_USB_Keyboard\" target=\"_olpcusbkb\">altered OLPC units</a> that modders had done. I wish I had some bigger pictures so I could see the keyboard better. It looks very similar to my Acer keyboard except for the function keys.</p>\n', created = 1411062293, expire = 1411148693, headers = '' WHERE cid = 'filter:3:40e1487966f47f7ba989376dbf29c999' in /home/dowdle/public_html/montanalinux/includes/database.mysql.inc on line 121.

Ok, so you know about the XO-1.5 and you've been told about the XO-1.5 HS which is an X0 but with a different keyboard. I finally ran across two pictures of one and here they are:

OLPC XO-1.5 HSOLPC XO-1.5 HS

You have to look closely but yes, that is an OLPC. The darker color, antennas down, and hard plastic keyboard really make for a different look, eh? I have no idea why the desktop background on display is from Fedora 7. I believe the idea for offering a model for older kids with a different keyboard came from seeing some altered OLPC units that modders had done. I wish I had some bigger pictures so I could see the keyboard better. It looks very similar to my Acer keyboard except for the function keys.

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Good picture of the keyboard

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Video of HS in action


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