MJ Technology LLC is a startup that has recently announced the development of a tablet with Ubuntu, which incorporated the desktop version of the popular Linux distribution OS.
There will be two sizes of these tablets, of 8.9 and 10.1 inches, and the technical specifications are really promising, as they incorporate an Intel 2.4GHz quad-core CPU, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, 64GB or 128GB of internal storage, a microSD card slot that supports up to 128GB of capacity and a mini PC-Express slot with external access. Like other physical connections, it has the following:
- A USB 2.0 port.
- A USB 3.0 port.
- Micro USB port.
- Micro HDMI port.
The screen on both sizes will be IPS with Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080) and 10 multi-touch points, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, two speakers of 2 watts, a frontal 8-megapixel and a rear 13 megapixel cameras, a gyroscope sensor (G-Sensor) and a Compass sensor.
The battery changes depending on the size. The version with an 8.9 inch screen has a 7.500mAh battery, while the version with a 10.1 inch screen has an 8.500mAh one. Prices will be of $399 for the bigger model and $350 for the smallest model, and they can be preordered in the startup’s website, whose domain, www.mj-tecnology.com, will be out and running soon.
On October it is anticipated that in addition to the desktop version of Ubuntu, there would be the option of using Ubuntu Touch.