At CES 2013 showed Linux-gun for 17,000 bucks

The exhibition CES, held in Las Vegas, usually considered a place of demonstration of new electric devices. Here in the presence of New Telecom, cameras, microprocessors, tablets and much more. But perhaps for the first time here demonstrate the true gun. Not the usual gun, and the gun running Linux.
Texas startup Tracking Point, specializing in military high-tech solutions, currently engaged in that classic TUNING Magnums and Winchester in the direction of high technology. At CES 2013 the company showed a modernized version ruzhy Winchester Magnum and Lapua Magnum, complete with an advanced computerized system, which in appearance resembles that shown in Terminator.
It brand new system Precision Guided Firearm is a real high-tech set for the hunter or the military. Omitting all the details, when the computer system allows you to not only get right on target, and displays all the data relating to the purpose of a bullet, and a huge number of other characteristics, which are associated with the flight of bullets from point A to point B.

At the CES 2013 show Linux-gun for 17,000 dollars

The company told that they did not just advanced sight for the gun, and altered much of gun systems, namely, did release a system that activates the computer when the shooter puts his finger on the trigger of a gun, in addition, in the gun running system rated lighting the surroundings and in this case gun establish that the shot is done in the evening or NIGHT MODE, the computer goes into night mode and switch to night vision system targets.

At the CES 2013 show Linux-gun for 17,000 dollars

Speaking of the computer guidance system, it can also be compared with the target lock fighter. so, the computer itself can determine the potential target, and label it a point to help the arrow to aim precisely. Gun Resettled laser sight system, because point of the beam is visible on the display, and the sight of computer system is aware that the object, which is the point — it is a goal shot. After point caught sight, Linux-computer calculates the velocity of the target, the speed of a bullet with the wind, also displays the distance to the target network compass coordinates.
The developers of the system they say that despite the multi-functionality of the system, use the computer as easy as working with it can at least some arrows, previously was holding a rifle with a telescopic sight in her hands. System machine does much of info and she adapts surrounding conditions.

At the CES 2013 show Linux-gun for 17,000 dollars

The company they say that their development is aimed not only at novice shooters, and for the most experienced, because it allows you to fire in difficult environmental criteria, adjusting the firing mode under certain conditions.
Of the additional options, high-tech guns can select a built-in WiFi-transmitter also iOS-specific applications that allow real-time bolshennom distance from the gun to build anything that sees itself at this point shooter, because the system transmits a picture of the scope to all data on your phone or tablet. If desired, you can even record the picture, so that later on the video to use as forensic evidence.
Among Tracking Point they say that at the moment a number of units Pentagon tested the latest development and can take it to the service in the future.

At the CES 2013 show Linux-gun for 17,000 dollars

Full price Winchester Magnum is 17,000 dollars. This amount comes to the gun itself, the computer sight, application for the iPhone and iPad, as a number of accessories.

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