Development team UP have created a new single board mini PC aptly named the UP which offers users a QuadCore x86 processor in the form an Intel Atom x5-Z8350 QuadCore 1.44/1.92Ghz 64 bit CPU support by ether 2 or 4GB RAM and fitted with either 32GB or 64GB eMMC 5.0 storage.
Other features include 2 x USB 2.0, USB 3.0, HDMI, DSI/eDP, 2 x MIPI-CSI supporting 2 megapixel Pixel camera and 8 megapixel Pixel camera, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2.
UP Core is available for earlybird backers priced at €69 offering 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of storage. Watch the promotional video below to learn more.
The board works standalone with a set of HDMI monitor, keyboard, mouse and power supply. With this, you are ready to surf on the internet or work through your tasks on the Windows 10 full version, Linux and Android – just like a personal computer! Thanks to its miniature size, you can simply put it into your pocket and take it with you every day.
UP Core is the smallest QuadCore x86 single board computer with stackable expansions.With only 40 grams weight,it enables your designs. UP Core, the smallest quad-core x86 single board computer in the world, aims to bridge the gap between single board computers and computer-on-modules. It is half the size of your smartphone and it can be expanded or stacked to extend many more functionalities. At a limited size of 56.5x 66mm, be prepared to experience the unlimited possibilities of UP Core.
On the underside of UP Core, there is a 100 pin I/O high-speed expansion connector with UART, SPI, 2 x USB HSIC, PCI-Express, GPIO, Intel Sensors Hub, SDIO and 5V Power. This permits users to expand the features, easily developing custom expansion boards.
Source: KickstarterFiled Under: Gadgets News