Advertisement
more top stories »

Mini-PC

— Computers

HummingBoard is set to take a bite out of Raspberry Pi

By - July 7, 2014 4 Pictures
Since shipping in 2012, Raspberry Pi boards have found themselves the brains of such diverse DIY projects as a mobile phone, a touchscreen computer or even a treat dispenser for the family dog. Now there are three new boys in town that promise faster processing, more system memory and more connectivity options. Yes indeed, SolidRun's new HummingBoard family has all the makings of a serious Pi killer. Read More
— Computers

Pocket-sized modular ICE xPC combines a tablet, laptop and PC in one device

By - January 16, 2014 8 Pictures
Different computing tasks can prompt us to open our laptops or reach for the tablet, while there are some that leave us somewhere in between. But what if you had a pocket-size device that could turn its hat to all of them? ICE Computer has been developing its xPC modular computer with this flexibility in mind. With the device's ability to transform into a laptop, tablet, desktop PC and gaming device, ICE believes it may have zeroed in on a one-size-fits-all solution. Read More
— Computers

Half the price of a Trim-Slice: CompuLab unveils the Utilite miniature computer

By - July 15, 2013 3 Pictures
Mini-PC maker CompuLab has unveiled the next generation of its teeny, Tegra 2-powered Trim-Slice computer. Now called the Utilite, Nvidia's processing heart has been swapped for a Freescale i.MX6 system-on-chip that's available with single, dual or quad cores. The system can run either a desktop-grade Ubuntu or a fully-featured Android operating system, but probably the best news is a starting price of just US$99. Read More
— Computers

BeagleBone Black flies faster than the speed of Pi for just $45

By - April 26, 2013 4 Pictures
Developers, makers, and hobbyists looking for a beefier alternative to Gizmag favorite the Raspberry Pi will be delighted to learn that BeagleBoard.org has taken the wraps off a 1 GHz ARM-based board named the BeagleBone Black. Though it may look like a slightly more expensive outlay, its manufacturer says that by providing everything needed for display, keyboard and network connectivity right out of the box, the Black provides "a lower total cost of ownership than the nearest competitor." Read More
Advertisement

Subscribe to Gizmag's email newsletter

Advertisement