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May 2018 (Android Auto)

This month’s issue is pack with great articles! We have several terrific articles to help with hard drive management and data backup, which will be perfect when building your new NAS. Once we get our hard drives sorted our Neal Kim, UPS tutorial will ensure our HC2 keeps going even  ▶

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April 2018 (Portable Sound Studio)

This month’s issue of ODROID magazine is no April fool’s day joke and it’s full of fantastic articles! We have an updated guide to using the ODROID-C2’s USB on-the-go functionality with Linux kernel version 4.15 HID gadget devices, Dylan shows us how to connect security cameras up to our HC2  ▶

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March 2018 (Prime Numbers)

A new ODROID is on the way! This month, we preview benchmarks for the upcoming ODROID-N1 vs the trusty ODROID-XU4. Adrian also helps us automate complex parts of our lives with home automation, Ernst give us a fascinating look into discovering prime numbers with the ODROID-C2, we play some classic  ▶

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February 2018 (ODROID-HC2)

Welcome to our 50th issue!  This month, Hardkernel released a new product, the ODROID-HC2, which is an updated version of the ODROID-HC1 that now supports 3.5″ hard drives.  It is a stackable mini-PC that can be used as a cloud server, NAS, or home server, and is ideal for environments  ▶

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January 2018 (Dashboard)

We are celebrating our fifth year of ODROID Magazine this month, and are very happy to continue providing tutorials, projects, and gaming reviews for the ODROID community.  This month, we feature an article on how to create a custom dashboard for Home Assistant using Python.  Hardkernel also announced a new  ▶

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December 2017 (Bluetooth)

This month, our feature article shows you how to create a hands-free Bluetooth connection with your iPhone for use in the car. We also introduce Hardkernel’s latest audio device, the Stereo Boom Bonnet, and present a sound engineering project on how to improve the sound of any speaker with a  ▶

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November 2017 (LineageOS)

If you’ve been wondering what happened to Cyanogenmod, which is no longer being supported, it has a new successor:  LineageOS.  Our feature article describes how to get LineageOS running on your ODROID with step-by-step compilation instructions.  We also feature several tinkering projects, such as adding a power on/off button to  ▶

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October 2017 (Multimedia Home Server)

This month, we concentrate on home server and high performance computing solutions using the new ODROID-MC1 and ODROID-HC1. OpenMediaVault is a way to securely share files across the Internet so that you can access them from your smartphone or remotely from anywhere in the world. Docker Swarm mode allows multiple  ▶

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September 2017 (ODROID-HC1)

We have transitioned to an HTML version of the magazine, which has quite a few improvements over the PDF version: Mobile friendly Comments for each article Code blocks are no longer inappropriately hyphenated Google searches will bring up individual articles Categories and tags make it easy to find groups of  ▶

ODROID 2017 benchmarks
ODROID-C1+

ODROID Benchmark Results

We ran several benchmark tests to measure the computing power of the ODROID-XU4. The same tests were performed on the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, ODROID-C1+, ODROID-C2 and ODROID-XU4. The values of the test results were scaled uniformly for comparison purposes. The computing power of the XU4 was measured to  ▶