ASUS outs Tinker Board card PC for developers and hobbyists
If we’re going to talk about mini computers that you can use for development or simply to fiddle around with, the first thing that will come to mind would be the Raspberry Pi. You might want to add ASUS as they recently released the Tinker Board.
The ASUS Tinker Board is as small as the Raspberry Pi 3. It sports a Rockchip RK3288 ARM Cortex-A17 quad-core processor, ARM Mali-T764 graphics, 2GB LPDDR3 memory, 4x USB 2.0 ports, HDMI 2.0 with support for 4K resolution, Bluetooth, and WiFi.
ASUS Tinker Board specs: (via CPC)
Quad core 1.8GHz ARM Cortex-A17 CPU
2GB Dual channel LPDDR3 memory
Gigabit LAN and Bluetooth 4.0 + EDR connectivity
802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi
4x USB 2.0 ports
40-pin Internal header with 28 GPIO pins
Contact points for PWM and S/PDIF signals
1x 3.5mm Audio jack connection
CSI port for camera connection
DSI port supporting HD resolution
1x HDMI 2.0 port to support 4K resolution
Micro SD port supports UHS-I
Supports Debian OS with KODI
Power supply: 5V/ 2A Micro USB (not included)
The ASUS Tinker Board is available in the UK and Europe for £55 (Php3,434.49).