21 Inc unveils the 21 Bitcoin Computer

FinTech | October 5, 2015 By:

21 Inc. announced the release of a new kind of device, the 21 Bitcoin Computer, the first computer with native hardware and software support for the Bitcoin protocol.

“We want to make it possible for you to turn your bright idea into passive income by selling bitcoin­-payable goods, games, and services over the Internet through a 21 Bitcoin Computer,” said 21 Inc. CEO Balaji Srinivasan.

Retailing for $400, the 21 Bitcoin Computer will include a custom mining chip, a datacenter backend and a custom Linux-based operating system. The product is expected to ship in November.

21 Inc.is a Bitcoin-focused startup.