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Apple's launch confirms one thing: It's determined to kill off the laptop for iPads

Dave 126 Silver badge

>Also it would probably help to put the brains in the keyboard part rather than the screen

The 'brains' of an iPad weigh very little. The battery probably accounts for a fair fraction though.

The MS Surface Book approach was to place a second battery in the keyboard section for the weight balance reasons you outline.

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