just trying to play a youtube video
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(05-21-2016, 03:12 AM)longsleep Wrote:
(05-21-2016, 01:30 AM)galbez Wrote: Then how can i play a youtube video normally with these settings?  i mainly bought the pine to use it as a media center for my tv, youtube is basic use rather than a test.

Well then you clearly bought the wrong device. You can try android which has hardware accelerated video decode which also might work with Youtube (but i have no clue about Android and it does not seem to be supported on the 512MB model).

(05-21-2016, 01:30 AM)galbez Wrote:  there's no other desktop envirnoment suitable for the 512mb model which uses less RAM? anything being developed right now?

Sure there are plenty desktop environments for Linux with work with 512MB model. Probably the easiest to use would be LXDE. Still this has nothing todo with hardware accelerated video decoding (especially in the browser) which might as well never happen for the Pine64.

no any other lite version of android suitable for 512MB/lite specifications was ever developed? like older versions (up to KitKat)?
has anyone tried android on a 512MB model, or it's not even possible to install it?

i'll try the LXDE though, thanks. really trying to max out this model before ordering the 1/2GB  Wink


Messages In This Thread
just trying to play a youtube video - by galbez - 05-20-2016, 02:11 PM
RE: just trying to play a youtube video - by galbez - 05-21-2016, 04:16 AM
RE: just trying to play a youtube video - by koda - 07-11-2016, 02:21 AM

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