It depends a LOT on your definition of bad. The great majority of people don't have any issues with RR and CF, I truly believe because they don't mind the lag. So what if a click takes 1/4 of a second to register, or a window pauses for a split second before appearing. Or my favorite: You click a song, and it takes a half a second to start playing. People find that acceptable, so sure you can run RR on an Atom processor. That's the nature of VB6 for RR, and .net languages for CF. You live with the lag, or gtfo