In the world there is not only a Raspberry Pi. Of course, single-board computer for $ 35 – the best solution for enthusiasts (in terms of price and performance). But for some projects require a more powerful base. The proposed expansion of the list of possibilities: from a fast CPU to a decent graphics.
Miniature Gizmo 2 created just for this
199 USD it ensures adequate characteristics (such as CPU x86).
The novelty is created on the basis of a 64-bit chip AMD GX-210HA. Operating platform with 1 GHz. This allows you to install any OS as a distribution Linux, Windows Embedded 8 or system Minoca.
However, the main difference from the Raspberry Pi in the other. The device is equipped with a major in graphic core Radeon HD 8210E with full support technology OpenCL 1.2, OpenGL 4.2 and DirectX 11.1.
Gizmo is still equipped with a connector 2 mSATA / mini PCIe. Useful and necessary “bonus”.
Also “on board” device contains 1 GB of RAM, Gigabit Ethernet, Card slot microSD, HDMI, two USB 3.0 ports and two USB 2.0.
Buy a computer is easy on sites Symmetry Electronics and Element14.
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