NanoPi2: Any advantage over the real Pi? // Review

Unboxing FriendlyARM’s NanoPi2. It’s smaller than the Raspberry Pi, but what advantages are there over the real Pi? Is it good for the Maker? Can it support a desktop for those wanting a tiny mobile computer?
Find out in this MickMake review. Continue reading NanoPi2: Any advantage over the real Pi? // Review

Pine64: Will it ever be ready? // Review Update 2

4 months later. Is the Pine64 now ready for the Maker? How has the Pine64 development progressed?

Find out in this video if the Pine64 has addressed all the concerns I had in my original review. Continue reading Pine64: Will it ever be ready? // Review Update 2

The C.H.I.P.: Next Things come in small packages. // Review

What cool features does the CHIP offer the Maker? Will Next Thing Co be able to hit the education market just as much as the Raspberry Pi? What sort of support do you expect from this tiny SBC?
Will NextThingCo stop all these fruity wars with the high carb CHIP? Continue reading The C.H.I.P.: Next Things come in small packages. // Review

NanoPC-T3: Maker board or desktop? // Review

Does FriendlyARM’s NanoPC-T3 have an identity crisis? Should it be considered a true Maker board or a desktop?
Find out in this review of one of the few 8 core SBCs on the market. Continue reading NanoPC-T3: Maker board or desktop? // Review

Pine64: Remix OS, Pi Hats and booting // Review Update

This is an update to my Pine64 review answering questions from my YouTube subscribers.
Question 1: Can you test out Remix O/S?
Question 2: Can you test out a Raspberry Pi hat to see if it works?
Question 3: Can a Raspbian / Raspberry Pi 3 image be used on the Pine64? Continue reading Pine64: Remix OS, Pi Hats and booting // Review Update

Pine64: Is it worth your money? // Review

Is the new Pine64 really worth your had earned money?
Can it generate enough momentum to take over the king of SBCs, the Raspberry Pi 3?

In this review we’ll be unboxing and running it through it’s paces to see if it really is worth buying. Continue reading Pine64: Is it worth your money? // Review