android mini pc Archive

Review: Eny Technology M8 Android Set Top Box

It has been quite awhile since my last review of an Android set top box. In fact the last review from me was the Minix Neo X7 way back in September 2013. Sometime, back in December 2013, I received news from Eny Technology that they have a few products that are in the pipeline including […]

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Minix Neo X7 Review

The Minix Neo X7 Android set-top box with the latest quad-core Rockchip RK3188 ARM Cortex-A9 chipset is probably one  of the most eagerly awaited Android set-top box of late. It has finally arrived and we are thankful to Minix for providing us with a review unit. For many, the main reason why the Minix Neo […]

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Minix Neo X5 Mini Review

The Minix Neo X5 Mini is the little brother and cheaper version of the Minix Neo X5. Both the Minix Neo X5 Mini and the Minix Neo X5 are Android set-top boxes or mini Android computers. Except for the obvious difference in size, both devices do share many similar features. Both devices are powered by […]

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Google Chromecast VS Android Mini PC

Now that we know what the Google Chromecast is, let us do a direct comparison with an Android mini PC. The Chromecast is of course not a direct competitor of the Android mini PC but are there circumstances where it is a better idea to get the Chromecast instead of an Android TV stick? We […]

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Quad-core Android Mini PC Buying Guide

I wrote a guide on buying Android Mini PCs a few months back. Back then, the only devices available were either the single-core or dual-core variety. Time flies and technology moves at a breakneck pace. The market is currently flooded with the new quad-core Android mini PC. There are also many new players on the […]

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What would it take for Android Mini PCs to achieve mass adoption?

I have been using and testing Android Mini PC devices since the MK802 Android mini PC back in mid 2012. The MK802 is arguably the very first Android mini PC device to achieve significant success. Since then, dozens of other similar devices have been released. Some were obviously clones while others offer significant upgrades to […]

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Hi705 RK3188 Android Mini PC with 5MP Camera

Back in May, I wrote a news article on the MK705 quad core RK3188 Android Mini PC that came with a built-in 5MP camera. The Hi705 RK3188 Android Mini PC is either an OEM or rebranded version of the MK705. The hardware specification and the design of the Hi705 is identical to the MK705 as […]

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Kimdecent CS898 RK3188 Quad-Core Android Mini PC

While Measy recently released U4K, an Allwinner A31 based quad-core to complement their RK3188 based U4B Android Mini PC, Kimdecent does the exact opposite. Kimdecent now has the Kimdecent CS898, a Rockchip RK3188 quad-core Android Mini PC added to their range of Android Mini PCs that also includes the Kimdecent CS868 which has an Allwinner […]

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Measy U4K Quad-Core Allwinner A31 Android Mini PC

China electronics manufacturer Measy has released a number of Android mini PCs in the last few months including the quad-core RK3188 based Measy U4B back in May 2013. Measy is now back with yet another quad-core based Android mini PC, the Measy U4K. Unlike the Measy U4B, the Measy U4K has an Allwinner A31 quad-core […]

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CX-919ii Quad-Core RK3188 Dual-Antenna Android Mini PC

The CX-919ii is a new quad-core Rockchip RK3188 based Android Mini PC that is now available on AliExpress. The original CX-919 is also an RK3188 based model and it is one of the more popular versions of the quad-core mini PCs. Fans of the CX-919 like it for its stable firmware and good WiFi connectivity. […]

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