After being launched via the Kickstarter crowdfunding website under 48 hours ago the PINE64 single board PC has now raised over $200,000 thanks to over 5,200 backers who have pledged money to take the mini PC into production.
The development team behind the PINE64 were looking to raise just $31,000 but have already blasted past this ingest the first few days. Watch the video below to learn more about the affordable 64-bit computer which has taken Kickstarter by storm.
PINE A64 is not only a computer, it is a super affordable 64-bit high performance expandable single board computer (SBC). Whether you are an IT professional, electronics hobbyist, student, teacher, hacker, inventor, or just someone who wants to have more flexibility to increase their productivity at work, the PINE A64 is a computer board made for everyone. Enjoy more fun and entertainment at home with endless possibilities.
The PINE64 CPU is a quad-core ARM A53 64-bit processor that runs at 1.2GHz. The GPU on the PINE A64 is a dual-core MALI-400 MP2 and runs at 500MHz, capable of 1.1 Gpixel/s throughput. This means the graphics capabilities are slightly higher than the original X-Box’s level of performance. PINE A64 board is powered by the latest 64-bit quad core ARM A53 CPU and delivers up to 20-30% better performance than other 32 bit open source counterparts.
For more information on the new PINE64 jump over to the Kickstarter website for details and to make a pledge from $15 or $19 for 1GB of RAM.