A new Ubuntu Mini PC has been unveiled this week in the form of the Imp, a small form factor desktop PC, that is equipped with an ARM-based processor supported by 2GB of RAM and comes complete with open source software.
The new Imp Ubuntu mini PC will soon be launched via a crowd funding campaign and prices for the system are expected to be around $150, with the operating system of choice being Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on the system versions.
The IMP mini PC comes supplied with 8GB of storage and will be available as a development board without any operating system if preferred. It’s powered by a 1.7 GHz Samsung Exynos 4412 ARM Cortex-A9 quad-core processor and measures just 4 x 4.3 x 1.2 inches in size. Its creators explain :
“imp is a small, yet powerful computer. It’s your desktop, your wireless media center, and your mobile content hub. imp brings the single-board PC concept from geeks to consumers, and is 100% committed to the open source community.”
Other features of the new Ubuntu mini PC include 3 x USB 2.0 ports, micro USB port, 10/100 Ethernet, a mini HDMI port. For more information on the new Imp mini PC jump over to the Imp official website for details. As soon as a crowd funding campaign starts we wil keep you updated.