The boot up was pretty snappy and the default wallpaper was pretty bland and bluish though many good wallpapers were available in gnome-control-center on the live cd.
Here is a screenshot of gnome-system-monitor of the live ISO cd.
There was a working version of the Accessibility switcher (ctrl+Alt+Tab) and it was awesome on can navigate the activities menu pretty easier using activities switcher.
coverflow switcher. Guess we can always enhance it through extensions.
url . Amazingly without any codec installation it shows inbuilt support for h.264 and WebM video formats.
openSUSE 12.2 comes out.