Rikomagic brand needs no introduction, is also a mini PC called Rikomagic MK36S it is not foreign unto you. But Rikomagic company has prepared a new mini PC called Rikomagic MK36SLE. MK36SLE is a Linux Edition, a well-known model MK36S. The MK36SLE is a small but powerful Linux PC that comes preinstalled with Ubuntu 15.04 (64Bit). We got used to combination Windows with Intel processors. Is Cherry Trail platform in combination with Ubuntu will also be a good option, probably yes, if the manufacturer tempted to such integration.
This device fits in the palm of your hand but despite its small size the Rikomagic MK36SLE features 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x USB 3.0 port, Wifi + Bluetooth, Ethernet, Micro SD card slot and 3.5mm headphone output. The MK36S LE runs on a fraction of the power than conventional desktop PC’s therefore it can cut electricity bills significantly – great for use in business environments.
- SoC – Intel Atom x5-Z8300 “Cherry Trail” quad core processor @ 1.44 GHz / 1.84 GHz with Intel Gen8 HD graphics.
- System Memory – 2 GB DDR3L
- Storage – 32 GB eMMC + micro SD slot up to 64 GB
- Video Output – HDMI
- Audio I/O – HDMI, 3.5mm speaker/microphone jack
- Connectivity – 10/100M Ethernet, dual band 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.0
- USB – 3x USB 2.0 host ports, 1x USB 3.0 port
- Misc – Power button, LED on top of device
- Power Supply – 12V/2A
- Dimensions & Weight – N/A
The MK36SLE comes with 64bit BIOS Firmware & Ubuntu 15.04 preinstalled using the latest bleeding edge kernel development to achieve maximum compatibility for this device, hardware acceleration and full screen HD video playback are fully functional and Ubuntu takes full advantage of this.
Rikomagic MK36SLE mini PC with Ubuntu 15.04 64-bit powered by Cherry Trail is available in presale for £114.99 (about $174) on Cloudsto.com with worldwide shipping included, and scheduled in one week from now.