Italian quad-core tablet dual-boots Ubuntu, Android
Just because your tablet has an ARM-based processor doesn’t mean it has to run a mobile operating system like Android. Italian company DaVinci Mobile’s new Kite tablet dual-boots Android 4.0 and Ubuntu 12.04 Linux.
The tablet is up for pre-order in Italy for around $400.
The Kite tablet is powered by a Samsung Exynos 4412 quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 with Mali 400 graphics. processor. That’s the same chip used in the Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone.
Other highlights include a 10.1 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel IPS display, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage. The tablet has front-and rear cameras and the whole thing weighs 1.2 pounds.
The Kite tablet features WiFi, Bluetooth, 3G and microUSB, HDMI, and microSD card ports.
via Notebook Italia