New, Ultra Small, PC Running Android OS Costs $49

UserHaven AdminComputer Hardware, Desktops, Future Computing Technology, Mobile Technology

Most affordable mini-tech PC ever?

The folks at APC (over at www.apc.io) have just released a PC that runs Google’s Android OS. The PC makes use of their incredibly tiny Neo-ITX motherboard (8.5cm x 17cm). The best part of all is that it only costs $49. That’s a taste of the future happening now folks; affordable computing.

Check out the video and the pictures below for a full rundown on what this thing can do.


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avatar apc neo-itx motherboardOne of theĀ  advantages of the new APC Neo-ITX motherboard is that it’s designed to fit into any chassis that currently holds a Mini-ITX motherboard.

Technical Details

The APC runs on a custom made Android OS, with keyboard & mouse input. APC includes a full set of I/O ports, allowing you to connect your APC to your PC monitor or TV.

Item Description
Model APC 8750
Software Android 2.3 (PC System)
Chip VIA 800MHz Processor
Memory DDR3 512MB Memory
2GB NAND Flash
Graphics Built-in 2D/3D Graphic
Resolution up to 720p
Input and Output HDMI
VGA
USB 2.0 (x4)
Audio out / Mic in
microSD Slot
Network 10/100 Ethernet
Size 170 x 85mm (W x H)
Neo-ITX Standard*
Sold Buy NewEgg $59.99 USD
NewEgg.Ca $64.99 CAD

* Neo-ITX is form factor compatible with Mini-ITX and MicroATX

 

Well, it’s impressive, I’ll give them that much… but will it blend?