The PineTab is a mainline Linux tablet created by PINE64. The optional keyboard and trackpad – which doubles-up as a screen cover – effectively converts the PineTab into a petite on-the-go laptop with a touch screen functionality.
Features & Usability
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State: In development
Q: What does this port need to get better?
A: Complete the following features:
Automated Usability (beta)
The device has basic data capabilities and can connect to mobile networks (as applicable), but currently offers minimal features, and some of the smart functionalities might not work yet. It can be a very nice second device.
Community strength (beta)
- Manual brightness
- 24+ hours battery lifetime
- 7+ days stability
- Boot into UI
- Hardware video playback
- Anbox patches (deprecated)
- AppArmor patches
- Battery percentage
- Offline charging
- Online charging
- Recovery image
- Reset to factory defaults
- RTC time
- SD card storage
- Shutdown / Reboot
- Wireless External monitor
- Volume control
Confirmed, depending on the maintenance
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Working to some extent but with issues
Issue is not specific to this device
Subject to port development
The device hardware does not support these features, if you need them, please consider a different device.
- Notification LED
- Data connection
- Dual SIM functionality
- Incoming, outgoing calls
- MMS in, out
- PIN unlock
- SMS in, out
- Volume control in calls
- Wireless charging
- FM radio
- Automatic brightness
- Fingerprint reader
- Double touch to wake
This device gets updates through these channels, learn more about OTA updates
|Ubuntu Release||Channel||Version||Release Date||Description|
|16.04 - xenial||stable||2020-09-18||9/18/2020||Stability over newer features (recommended)|
|16.04 - xenial||rc||2021-08-20||8/18/2021||Testing before the next stable release|
|16.04 - xenial||devel||2022-11-25||11/21/2022||Daily built development releases|
|CPU||4x 1152 MHz Cortex-A53|
|Display||10.1" 1280×800 IPS|
|Rear Camera||Single 5MP, 1/4″, LED Flash|
|Front Camera||Single 2MP, f/2.8, 1/5″|
|Dimensions||258mm x 170mm x 11.2mm|
Report an Issue for
Did the maintainer say that feature ‘works’ but you know from doing it that
it really doesn’t?
Start by searching the device issue , if you found it, hopefully the porter is on it. 'Subscribe' to the issue in case it get solved.
Couldn't find it?
Uh-oh… Well it is time to let the porter and everyone else know about the fail and send the tech magic back to the workshop for a makeover.
1. Read 'Bug Reporting' section in UBports docs on 'How to report a bug'.
2. Then (this time), head to the device repository and submit it, so the porter knows about it.