Canonical is preparing to launch a tablet computer powered by Ubuntu system




Canonical Canonical is preparing the company in collaboration with the Spanish company Bq hardware industry to launch a tablet computer powered by the open source Ubuntu system, the company plans to unveil a tablet computer during the Mobile World Congress MWC 2016 to be held in February next.

Canonical company is a private company working to promote projects of free software and open source, the company owns many employees around the world, and its main office is located in London, while support office located in Montreal, Canada.

And wait for the fans to Linux a long time to achieve the company’s vision for tablet computer that works by running the system can be easily converted between laptop and desktop environments.

The code of a competent news Ubuntu system may mention the information about the laptop on Jan. 14, to refrain Canonical company time to comment, but the Spanish manufacturer Bq partner of Canonical with regard to cell phones to confirm that information later.

Reports indicate that the computer of the new tablet based on computer Bq Aquaris M10 currently available markets, and the worker system Onduwid 5.1 Lollipop, which has the screen to measure the 10-inch precision 1280 × 800 pixels, with a slice processor from ARM company mesh 64-bit, and 2 GB of RAM random.

The computer containing the current version of the 16 GB of internal storage space in addition to the presence of card slot SD, while the computer can be the prospective worker a copy of Ubuntu owning more internal storage space.

Information indicates the possibility of device launch on April 21, 2016, and will work the computer tablet by a preliminary version of the next version of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

The company also will Bq availability Aquaris phone X5 Plus factor by Ubuntu system, which is an improved and expanded version of the phone Aquaris X5, the company did not provide additional information about the phone.


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