Tuesday, 15 March 2016

First look at the STK2M3W64CC


The latest mini PC 'stick' computer, Intel's Compute Stick Core-m3 STK2M3W64CC, should remove any doubts about the form-factor and its usability. The first commercially available mini PC 'stick' with 4GB ram, 64GB storage, dual-band wifi, bluetooth and USB3.0 has performance that completely exceeds any device so far.


Just take a look at the initial results on Windows:






And on Ubuntu:


which has working wifi and sound:


But there's more. You can run Ubuntu from micro SD card:


Or from an ISO (see http://goo.gl/2PeFC4):


Or use Chromium OS from USB:

including crouton:


A full review can be found here: http://www.linuxium.com.au/reviews/stk2m3w64cc

3 comments:

  1. Can you try Openelec? thanks.

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    1. I cover OpenElec in my full review http://www.linuxium.com.au/reviews/stk2m3w64cc

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  2. Wow you have it. Super good easy to install Ubuntu. Does this on install Ubuntu server too as easy?

    Thank you for showing this.

    Be neat to see how the 2 USB 3.0's on the power supply with the USB 3.1 speed is. I guess you will test this.

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