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The Australian OLPC spinoff One Education has started an IndieGoGo campaign to develop its modular Android laptop to finance schools. September next year should bring the systems easy to swap CPU, screen and camera.

One Education wants $ 50,000 retrieve the IndieGoGo campaign to continue the development of the Infinity. Infinity One Education is a two-in-one-laptop-cum-tablet with ‘Infinity Hub’ basis. In this hub uses a module with a 8.9 “screen with resolution of 2560×1600 pixels, but also the CPU, cameras on the front and back and 7000mAh batteries are contained in a module.

The modules via USB c connected to the hub and can be inserted there, as is the intention. In the future, new modules for, among other economical or more powerful processors, better cameras or larger batteries should appear and also provides One Education Windows 10 modules and solid screen with Gorilla Glass. The parts are under a cover that should be available in multiple colors. Children may change the modules themselves easy upgrades and educational purposes.

One Education Infinity In addition, there is a Keyboard Base where the tablet portion may be inserted into, and which contains the keyboard and trackpad. Power moves into the device via a USB connection C in the Infinity Hub. The processor is further unnamed quad with clock speed of 1.4 GHz, has 1 GB of memory and 8GB storage capacity can be expanded with microSD cards. One Education will educate 2-in-1 deliver Android Lollipop which own child friendly skin is laid, but also the Foundation works to support for Linux distributions.

The price for people who support the project through IndieGoGo is $ 249, but converted the final retail price has to amount to $ 300. Schools may bundles of ten systems order for $ 2390.


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