Hi, my name is Tangliang, i am from China. We are the cubieboard team.
Cubieboard is a low cost high performance ARM board, featuring the following:
- 1G ARM cortex-A8 processor, NEON, VFPv3, 256KB L2 cache
- Mali400, OpenGL ES GPU
- 1GB DDR3 @480MHz
- HDMI 1080p Output
- 10/100M Ethernet
- 4GB Nand Flash
- 2 USB Host, 1 micro SD slot, 1 SATA, 1 ir
- 96 extend pin including I2C, SPI, RGB/LVDS, CSI/TS, FM-IN, ADC, CVBS, VGA, SPDIF-OUT, R-TP..
- Running Android, Ubuntu and other Linux distributions
What can cubieboard be used for
Lightweight Linux Desktop - With USB mouse and keyboard and HDMI monitor to cubieboard, you can use it as a light weight linux desktop. Cubieboard support most of the ARM linux distributions such as Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, Arch ARM Linux, Puppy etc.
Android TV - Connect wifi dongle and the wireless air mouse to cubieboard, and HDMI output to TV. You can enjoy Android with Youtube, Netflix and many more apps on cubieboard.
NAS - Cubieboard can drive 2.5 inch hard disk, you can use it as a home network file server.
Home Automation - There are 96 pin expansion headers on cubieboard, most of them can be used as GPIO. With network access, you can control a lot of things.
Why we need your help
The cubieboard team is a small team and if we want to make the cost of the board go down, we must make many at a time. We need to fund enough money to make 1000 boards.