Intel's HDMI Compute Stick is Equipped With Windows 8.1

By: Jana Pijak - Feb 10, 2015
References: intel & engadget
Intel's HDMI Compute Stick is an app-enabled streaming stick that can run Windows 8.1. The product is able to power Windows apps on your TV and features 32GB of data storage.

In addition to its storage capabilities, this product is also equipped with 2GB of RAM and comes complete with WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0 support. The HDMI Compute Stick by Intel also comes with a USB port and a mini USB connector that is used for HDMI cables.

When compared to competitive streaming sticks like Google's Chromecast, this product gives TV fans more storage and app capabilities for a fraction of the price. The product is marked at a $149 rate and is even available in a $89 Linux version for consumers who are looking for a simpler streaming solution.