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The Odroid XU4 with a New OS

Figure 1: The Odoid XU4 compiling and surfing at the same time. Here is a short video of my Odroid XU4 “desktop” – a sort of light desktop which is surprisingly quick for its power draw. In the video it’s … Continue reading

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An SSD for the XU4

Figure 1: A pair of SSD drives The XU4 (Odroid) is the device with which I’ve replaced the AMD64 desktop.   It’s a size reduction of about 20x.   It’s a weight reduction of about 20 pounds.  And, it’s an energy reduction … Continue reading

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Another SoC/SBC First Look

Figure 1: A recent addition to the SoC herd is the xu4 from Hardkernel … (click to enlarge) Posted 06/30/2016: I love to get the brown non-descript boxes in the mail, especially when those boxes contain more SoC/SBC investigative opportunities. … Continue reading

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