Remix OS Developers Announce Partnership With Android-x86 Founder
Developers of the well known Android operating system that designed to look and feel like a full on desktop operating Jide, have been shaking things up by partnering with as much device makers as they could find.
An announcement through the company have confirmed much of speculartions in recent weeks that the Chinese startup company was in talks with Android-x86 founder as it would seem that the talks have bore fruit with the partnership being officially confirmed by both parties.
This could be seen as a rush attempt to make for ground as Google recently announce that Android apps will be coming to Chrome – which is similar to Jide’s Remix operating system.
“2016 has been an incredibly exciting year for Jide Technology, highlighted by the launch of Remix OS for PC and the several quality partners that we have been fortunate to announce,” said Jeremy Chau, Jide Technology CEO and co-founder. “Now, companies and brands that we have always admired are reaching out to us. It’s a win-win situation as we continue to push the capabilities of Android PCs.”
Already, Jide is updating its line of hardware with the introduction of the second generation Remix Mini Pc Box package for OEMs,which is powered by Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based Remix OS 3, boasting an Octa-Core 64bit ARM Cortex A53 RK3368 CPU running at 1.5GHz, up to 2GB DDR3 RAM, up to 16GB eMMC storage, a microSD slot that supports up to 128GB microSD cards, and OTA support for updates.
Other features includes Wi-Fi 802.11.b/g/n 2.4G, 100Mps Ethernet LAN, Bluetooth 4.0x, two USB Type A ports, and one HDMI 2.0 port supporting up to 4K @60fps video output. The new Remix OS PC box supports many multimedia codecs, image formats, and video outputs, including MPEG, VMA, WAV, AAC, AMR, MIDI, JPEG, BMP, GIF, PNG, WEBP, MPEG 1/2/4, H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, VP8, and VC-1.
For a list of devices the company is workng on, follow this link.