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+ - Qubi Set to Reinvent the Media Center with Kickstarter Campaign->

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "Qubi is a new digital media center that incorporates powerful internals with an impressive user interface based of XBMC for Android providing users access to over 1 million apps in the Google Play Store including media streaming apps and console quality games. Qubi’s ability to add movie posters, CD cases, images, ratings and description for all local media creates the most complete entertainment experience at the $119~129 price point. Qubi will be based on the Snapdragon 600 SoC, which is the same chipset that the New Nexus 7 is based on. Featuring a state-of-the art remote control, Qubi will also enable any iPhone or Android to be used as a remote. Qubi seamlessly combines a casual gaming console, streaming media box and local media player, making it a new and fresh addition to the current market. Qubi’s Kickstarter campaign will end on December 7th, 2013, with a July 2014 planned release.

The actual planned hardware would be:

  Snapdragon 600 Chipset (APQ8064)
  1.7 GHz Quad Core Krait CPU
  Adreno 320 GPU Full
  1080p HD video decoding
  HDME-CEC
  1.4 HDMI Connection
  HDMI Passthrough
  16 GB storage
  2 GB Ram
  Micro SD Expansion Slot
  Dual Band WiFi b/g/n/ac
  Miracast Capability
  Gigabit Ethernet RJ45 Port
  Optical Audio
  1 x USB 3 Port
  3 x USB 2 Ports
  Bluetooth 4.0
  iR Receiver
  HD Audio Support Dolby & DTS

Please, pledge and support to make it a reality!"

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Qubi Set to Reinvent the Media Center with Kickstarter Campaign

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