Next Thing has this week announced that their new PocketCHIP will be shipping out to those that have already pre-ordered the handheld mini PC later this month and is now available to purchase priced at $49.
The PocketCHIP handheld PC comes equipped with a small 4.3 inch resistive touchscreen display that offers users a resolution of 480 x 272 pixels and is powered by a 1GHz Allwinner R8 processor supported by 512 MB of RAM together with 4 GB of internal storage.
Unlike other mini PCs available such as the Raspberry Pi priced at $35 the PocketCHIP comes complete with a QWERTY keyboard and screen allowing you to enjoy the mini PC straight from your pocket. Any orders placed this month are expected to start shipping during June.
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The PocketCHIP handheld mini PC has been created following on from a successful Kickstarter campaign that helped the company take their C.H.I.P mini PC which was priced at just $9 into production. For more information on both pieces of hardware jump over to the official GetCHIP website via the link below.Filed Under: Hardware, Top News