Sunday, January 09, 2011

Marvell-powered OLPC XO 1.75 only draws 2 watts of power, finally charges via hand crank

The magnificent OLPC has now got a new chip, the Marvell 1GHz Armada, which draws even less power than the old AMD or VIA ones that it had earlier. This means that it is now possible to top up the battery using the hand crank.