Already branched into Web hosting and Cloud storageAlibaba Cloud has introduced a palm-sized PC called Wuying.
The device was presented at the annual Aspara conference and weighs only 60 g and piggyback in the Alibaba cloud backend. It offers “high-performance computing”. In other words, it is a Thin customer with a different form factor.
We don’t know what’s inside yet, but it’s likely an ARM-based system-on-chip with some memory and storage, similar to what is found in your average smartphone. It will be available to both corporate customers and potential end users.
“In the 2K resolution environment, data latency can be reduced to 70 ms for the lowest level in the industry. In the cloud environment, a single instance can offer up to 1
“The edge [Wujing] is not operated by battery, but via a USB-C connection. The cloud computer can be connected to displays via USB-C and connected to the network via WiFi. It will currently only be available in the Chinese market. “
We don’t know what kind of CPU will be in the package. The only metric provided by Alibaba was that they managed to cut the rendering time for a high resolution frame by 90%.
What is crucial, however, is that you have access to Windows and “licensed apps and programs,” which can mean heavyweights like Microsoft 365 and Adobe Photoshop – so more Desktop-as-a-Service than Remote desktop.