Coming this summer: the Chromebit. This is a Chrome OS computer on a HDMI stick.
Together with Google ASUS will launch a new type of Chrome device: the Chromebit. This is a full computer that will be available for less than $100 USD. Just like the Chromecast, you can plugin this device into any display, with an HDMI port & the device will be powered by microUSB.
According to Gizmodo, these are the specs (not officially anounced, yet)
- Rockchip RK3288 CPU, with quad-core Mali 760 graphics.
- 2GB of RAM.
- 16GB of solid state storage
- 2×2 dual-band 802.11ac WiFi
- Bluetooth 4.0
- Single full-size USB 2.0 port on one end.
It will come in 3 colors; blue, orange & silver. No official launch date known yet.