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PicUntu brings light-weight Linux to RK3066 mini PCs (MK808, UG802, etc)

There are a handful of inexpensive TV sticks with Rockchip RK3066 dual core processors available for around $50 to $70. While they’re designed to run Android apps on a TV, they can also run other operating systems. Now the first Ubuntu Linux-based OS is available for RK3066 mini computers including the MK808 and UG802. It’s […]

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Finless ROM 1.4 for the UG802 mini PC: Root access, more app storage space

The UG802 is a tiny, inexpensive mini PC with a Rockchip RK3066 dual core ARM Cortex-A9 processor. It looks like a USB flash drive, but it’s a fully functional little computer with an HDMI connector at one end and a USB port at the other. That lets you plug it right into a TV or […]

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UG802 Rockchip RK3066 Android mini PC priced as low as $69

The UG802 Android mini PC seems to be following a path blazed by the MK802 before it. Both of these are tiny PC-on-a-stick devices that look like big USB thumb drives. But they actually include processors, memory, storage, and input and output ports, letting you connect a monitor, mouse, or keyboard and use them like […]

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$89 UG802 Android 4.0 Mini PC with RK3066 chip: video overview

The UG802 is a tiny PC-on-a-stick powered by a Rockchip RK3066 ARM Cortex-A9 dual core processor. It looks a lot like the MK802 Mini PC, but that model has slower, single core ARM Cortex-A8 Allwinner A10 CPU. South African distributor Reno Botes has been keeping us up to date on the progress of the UG802 […]

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This is what those new RK3066 Android 4.0 Mini PCs look like

A couple of companies have started promoting new Android mini PCs featuring dual core Rockchip RK3066 ARM Cortex-A9 processors over the past week. Now South African distributor Reno Botes has received his first shipment from the manufacturer, and he plans to start filling orders tomorrow. But he’s also taken the time to share a few photos […]

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$90 Rockchip dual core Android Mini PC now available from Oval Elephant

US distributor Oval Elephant has added a new Android 4.0 Mini PC to its lineup. The latest model features a 1.2 GHz dual core Rockchip RK3066 ARM Cortex-A9 processor and 1GB of RAM. That makes the little guy significantly faster than the popular MK802 and a range of other mini PCs, most of which have […]