One step closer to having the keyboard ready... the membranes just came in!

Find out more about the keyboard and other upcoming tech in our latest Community Update: pine64.org/2021/02/15/february

PSA: To everyone receiving your , please read the included documentation and consult our Wiki (wiki.pine64.org/wiki/PinePhone) prior to use.

Make sure to place your SD and SIM cards in the correct slots; see attached illustration.

Good news for those of you who have been waiting for a RISC-V soldering iron - they are now back in stock.
Attaching pictures from the production line :)

Store Link: pine64.com/product-category/pi

Pleased to announce that the desktop (125W) and portable (64W) power supply units are now available in the Pine Store.

Store Link: pine64.com/product-category/pi

The modem (yes, the modem) can now run Linux kernel 5.10 ( @postmarketOS )... we're sure many of you know where this is heading :)
Massive thanks to biktorgj, konradybcio and others.

soldering irons based on are rolling off the production line. We think they turned out great!

Coming to the Pine Store very soon.

Again we would like to welcome @apple to the world of ARM-based laptops. You're still a few years late to the party, but you're still a VIP. And as always, better late than never. ;)

Make yourself at home, alongside the and .

Much software progress is made between the moment an OS is submitted to the factory and when users receive their .

Please update your
@manjarolinux Community Edition using the inbuilt software center (you'll be prompted) or via command-line (sudo pacman -Syyuu).

Major performance improvements coming to the thanks to work by Ondrej Jirman (megi).
Video shows UI performance of
@kde on
@postmarketOS, but the fix will benefit all OSes.

Good news for all those waiting for and dev kits - They are available the the Pine Store (store.pine64.org).

NB. The PineTime now ships with @codingfield's FOSS InfiniTime firmware!

We are upgrading the cluster to make it more reliable and easier to maintain remotely.

Scheduled downtime 12 Sept. at 11 AM CET (5/6AM CDT/EDT).

Services will be offline no longer than 5hrs.

Pine Store will remain operational.

New Pine Store (WIP pictures) with more payment options (Stripe) being built. We are, however, struggling with crypto payments (@BTCPayServer), since we haven't received a response from
Bitstamp as of today. We won't use Kraken - their form requires disclosure of private info.

We know you like photos from the production-line, so here are some pictures of
@postmarketOS CE from the factory for you to enjoy.

Pictured:

- QA and component testing (using !)
- a 3GB RAM/32GB eMMC mainboard
- a bunch of units awaiting assembly.

We're happy to share a few pictures of a prototype!

The Pinecil is our upcoming ~$25 RISC-V based soldering iron, powered via USB-C or the barrel plug.

You can learn more about it in the latest community update: pine64.org/2020/08/15/august-u

We're proud to announce that we're now an ARM Ecosystem Partner!

More news on the subject (including a collaboration with @ArmSoftwareDev@twitter.com) coming in the near future.

developer.arm.com/solutions/in

Thanks to the work of Samuel Holland, crust advanced power management is now capable of running the for 100hrs in idle without the modem (approximately 110mW). With modem on, we should get 40% battery run-time increase (to approx 24 hrs).
Coming to your distro of choice soon!

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