apples renewed its Stick PC with the new model Apples StarCloud PCG02 Plus, based on an Intel Atom x5 chips and Windows 10, but also comes with a 100M Ethernet port. Photos and live video.
In addition to the Mini PC apples StarCloud PCG61 and PCG61-U we mentioned recently, the Chinese company has also introduced a new PC dongle called apples StarCloud PCG02 Plus nothing more than an updated version of PC Stick apples PCG02U with Ubuntu launched last April. And the news is both visible and aesthetically, and in hardware equipment.
apples PCG02 Plus is very different from the previous version: its square frame made of aluminum it seems likely to facilitate the dissipation of heat generated internally by the components since it is a fanless system (fan-less), and is covered with polycarbonate black on the larger side for a better grip and not retain fingerprints and dirt. The design is quite simple, if not for an obvious protrusion on the back that gives way to the Ethernet port.
The Chinese company is, however, also intervened on equipment interior by integrating a processor Intel Atom Z8300-X5 Cherry Trail (64-bit) to 1.44GHz instead of the previous Intel Bay Trail, with 2GB RAM DDR3L and 32GB ROM eMMC 5.0. On board there is no Ubuntu Linux, but Windows 10. Regarding kit interfaces, we recognize a USB 3.0 host and USB 2.0 host, a micro USB for power, an HDMI connector -in, a slot for microSD cards to expand the internal memory and above a door 100M Ethernet LAN . Do not miss the 802.11n WiFi module with adjustable aerial is and Bluetooth 4.0, a 3.5 mm audio jack and a Kensington Lock pictures.
apples StarCloud PCG02 Plus is already on sale at leading Asian online store, and costs about € 95 with free shipping in Italy. Who bought it loves it, just take a look at user feedback.
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