Android OS lovers always try to run Android Platform on their PC or Laptop. And some of you will be familiar with Running Android On Your PC However it is not possible to do it through softwares like VMware. But if you are hardcore lover of Android who is ready to spend some money, you have a solution now. A Chinese company has started selling an Android Mini Computer that running on Android v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich.) This device is allowing users to run Android OS on any of Monitors.
The pen drive like device is named MK802 and available in market for an approximate price of Rs 5000 ($72). The device comes with AllWinner A10 or a 1GHz Cortex A8 Chip with 512 MB RAM and 4GB internal Storage which is expandable upto 32 GB. Users can insert MicroSD card with Ubuntu or other Linux Distribution and have your own Linux PC since it is based on AllWinner A10 Chip. The company has included Wi-Fi in the list of connectivity features of this device. You can connect a wireless Mouse and Wireless keyboard with this device and make it a powerful ‘Mini PC’ Powered with your Favourit Android Platform.
When reading the specifications and features of this device, you may feel a resemblance with Cotton Candy, which was manufactured and developed by Norwegian Company FXI Tech with 1.2 GHz Samsung Exynos ARM CPU. Cotton Candy was working on Android OS with including connectivity features like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, HDMI Output and MicroSD Card Slot. But there is major difference between Cotton Candy and MK802 that you just need a HDMI Cord to display your content in HDTV, Mac or Windows PC for working on MK802 while Cotton Candy does not require HDMI Cord.
As per the reports, the device features of decoding videos with 1080p quality. And other features and specifications of MK802 are as follows.
|CPU||AllWinner A10 @ 1.5GHz + Mali 400 GPU|
MicroSD slot (Up to 32GB)
|USB||micro USB 2.0/OTG port
USB 2.0 Host port
|Keyboard||Android virtual keyboard or 2.4G wireless keyboard + fly mouse|
|Video output||HDMI (1080p)|
MPEG-4/H.263/H.264/1280*720P HD 30 fps, 1080P/720*480 D1 30fps
|Audio Codecs||AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, QCP, MP3, WMA, WAV, MIDI, M4A|
|Operating System||Android 4.0 (ICS)|
The device is such amazing while it can make HDTV to a Fully Fledged Android Powered Monitor. You can order this device from Here. Actual Price of this Mini Android PC is USD 74 if you want to ship the device to India via DHL, the total charge will become $89.79 (Approximately Rs 5000.) Don’t forget to shout your opinion about this Mini Android PC on the comment section. Personally I think this device will be useful especially for Android Platform Lovers.