Pinebook Users are a nobody
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Well, you have to keep in mind that Pine64 only does the hardware.  There were plans for a rockchip-based hardware upgrade, but they couldn't get the thermal dissipation sorted out - it would overheat in the small case.

I think there were plans to open new sales in November, but because of the LCD shortages, it was postponed.

As for the software, I think the pinephone and pinetab share a lot of similar architecture, so improvements in e.g. the lima graphics driver will also improve things on the pinebook.  I think the device is supported by the mainline linux kernel, so the best way to get improvements would be to directly work with upstream developers (kernel.org, the mesa project, etc.)
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Pinebook Users are a nobody - by leperotero - 01-29-2021, 08:50 PM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by DusXMT - 01-30-2021, 04:24 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by leperotero - 01-30-2021, 06:18 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by commiecam - 08-29-2022, 07:38 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by zapper - 08-30-2022, 12:14 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by DusXMT - 01-30-2021, 06:48 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by KC9UDX - 01-30-2021, 08:56 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by DusXMT - 01-30-2021, 09:36 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by leperotero - 01-30-2021, 11:54 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by KC9UDX - 01-30-2021, 03:32 PM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by zapper - 08-26-2022, 06:24 PM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by zapper - 08-26-2022, 06:20 PM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by commiecam - 08-30-2022, 05:01 AM
RE: Pinebook Users are a nobody - by zapper - 09-06-2022, 09:29 PM

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