ASUS has released Tinker Board, a Raspberry Pi-sized mini computer, but it features higher performance with more powerful configuration. Sounds cool? Let’s keep checking.
ASUS Tinker Board is a powerful credit card sized mini computer that measures 3.37 x 2.125 inches. With the compact design, you can easily use it for various purposes like programming/coding studying, electronics learning, project developing, and even entertainment.
The mini computer is powered by an ARM Cortex-A17 quad-Core 1.8GHz processor and has 2GB dual-channel LPDDR3 RAM in order to smoothly deal with various tasks. Tinker Board also features built-in WiFi and Bluetooth modules that allow it to wirelessly access to the Internet and connect various devices
Moreover, it also comes equipped with integrated Ethernet port, 4 USB 2.0 ports, 3.5mm audio jack, microSD slot and HDMI output so you can easily connect a variety of external devices with the mini computer. It’s worth mentioning that Tinker Board supports 4K display resolution.
In addition, the mini computer runs Debian Linux with KODI so you even can use it to create a powerful multimedia entertainment center at home.
Price and availability
ASUS Tinker Board is priced at £55 (approx US$69). If you’re interested, jump to here for its more details.