AYANEO 2 was just announced as a sequel to the brand’s popular handheld gaming PC.
The AYANEO 2 is powered by the latest AMD Ryzen 7 6800U Rembrandt APU that was made on the improved Zen 3+ architecture. It consists of 8 cores, 16 threads, and a boost clock of up to 4.7GHz.
Handling the graphics is the RDNA 2, quite similar to the popular Steam Deck from Valve.
The said APU comes with a Radeon 680M integrated GPU that boasts 12 compute units. It has a boost clock of up to 2.2GHz, which is about 600Mhz more powerful than the Steam Deck has. It also has 3.38 TFLOPs versus Valve’s 1.6 TFLOPS.
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Another upgrade the sequel got is the support for LPDDR5-6400 RAM, PCIE 2.0 SSD for storage, and USB 4.0 ports.
Other than the chipset and other upgrades, the rest of the specs and features of this new handheld console is yet to be known. But, judging by the renders it appears to have a bezel-less display, quad speakers, and a USB Type-C port. The controls are also in familiar locations: D-pad, YXAB, two analog sticks, and R1-L1 and R2-L2.
The official price of the AYANEO 2 is yet to be announced. In the meantime, you can check out the AYANEO 2021 Pro, which is available in the Philippines for Php60,995.