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XBMC running in Linux on a TV box with an Amlogic AM8726-MX chip (video)

The folks behind the XBMC media center application have made a lot of progress porting the software to run on Android. But if you’d rather have a small, low-power XBMC box that runs on Linux, new options might be available soon. Pivos Technology’s XIOS box can run Android or Linux, and there are XBMC builds […]

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Coby Kyros MID1060 10 inch tablet with Amlogic CPU on the way

Coby is getting ready to launch a new 10 inch tablet with an Amlogic AML8726-MX dual core processor. It’s called the Coby Kyros MID1060, and while it’s not showing up on the Coby website yet, the tablet did pass through the FCC this week. The Coby Kyros MID1060 features a 10.1 inch, 1280 x 800 […]

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Diamond Multimedia releases Android 4.0 update for the AMP1000 media player

The Diamond Multimedia AMP1000 Android Media Player is a set-top-box that you can hook up to a TV to run Android apps on a big screen. It comes with a wireless remote control that you can use like a mouse and a keyboard. It can connect to the internet over Ethernet and WiFi connections, and […]

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Ainol Novo 7 Crystal: $120 tablet with Android 4.1, Amlogic 8726

The Pipo U1 isn’t the only cheap Android 4.1 tablet with a dual core ARM Cortex-A9 CPU. Ainol has introduced a new 7 inch tablet powered by a 1.5 GHz Amlogic AM8726-M6 dual core processor with Mali 400 graphics. It’s called the Ainol Novo 7 Crystal. The tablet runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and it’s […]