The development team over at Olimex has created a new open source laptop kit in the form of the Teres I, which has been designed to provide an affordable DIY system which is supplied in kit form for around $240 or €225.
The Olimex Teres I will be showcased in Brussels this weekend during the FOSDEM conference in its prototype form which is still currently under development. When fully assembled the open source laptop is equipped with an ARM-based Allwinner A64 ARM Cortex-A53 quad-core processor.
The Teres I open source laptop kit includes a 11.6 inch display offering users a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels together with Mali-400MP2 graphics supported by 1 GB of RAM as well as 4 GB of internal eMMC storage as well as a handy microSD card slot that can be used to add additional storage when necessary.
Other features include a 7,000 mAh battery and supports 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 as well as a mini HDMI 1.4 port, stereo speakers, a 3.5mm audio jack, two USB ports, and a webcam and support for Linux-based operating systems.
For more information on the new Olimex Teres I jump over to the Olimex website for details by following the link below where the system is available in either white or black.