Chuwi Hi9: 2.5K Gaming Tablet
Proper gaming tablet should have a responsive, high-resolution screen, fast processor and a lots of memory. New Chuwi Hi9 available at a pre-sale price on GearBest features all these perks and more.
Chuwi Hi9: Specs
|CPU||MTK8173 Quad Core 1.9GHz|
|Display||8.4-inch IPS, 2560 x 1600 px|
|Internal memory||64 GB (expandable to 128 GB)|
|Camera||Front: 2.0MP, Back: 5.0MP|
|WiFi||Dual Channel 2.4 GHz/ 5 GHz; 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Size||21.60 x 12.80 x 0.70 cm|
|Box contents||Tablet PC: 1|
Power Adapter: 1
USB Cable: 1
English Manual : 1
Chuwi Hi9: Pros and Cons
- Dazzling 8.4 inch screen that can display in 2.5K
- Fast CPU and the ability to multitask with 4 GB RAM
- Dedicated Gaming GPU will allow you to play the latest games
- Fast, dual-channel WiFi connectivity
- Two cameras that can take HDR pictures
- No LTE and GSM connection
Performance and capabilities
Fast quad-core MTK8173 processor with 4 GB RAM made in fast LPDDR3 technology will perform any multimedia task you want, including heavy multitasking. Although it’s not an Intel processor, it is clocked at 1.9 GHz so even under heavy load user interface, web browser and apps should run without any lagging. It also has the advantage of being energy-efficient.
Chuwi Hi9 fully deserves its reputation as a gaming equipment because it has a dedicated PowerVR GX6250 graphics processor running at 700 MHz. It speeds up 3D rendering, allowing the latest games to run smoothly and to play high-definition videos without frame skipping. New Android 7.0 will let you to install almost all games available in the Google Play store and to enjoy countless hours of fun. 64 GB operating memory will let you store thousands of photos, movies and apps, and if this is not enough for you, it can be expanded to 128 GB through a MicroSD memory card.
Display and cameras
The 8.4-inch touch screen can display images at 2560 x 1600 px, which guarantees great visual experience in games and videos. Readability is ensured by a brightness of 350 cd/m2, and OGS lamination makes the pictures almost appear out of the screen.
The above-average 2.0MP front and 5.0MP back cameras makes decent photos, and available filters such as HDR will bring out full detail and richness of color. Obviously, photos taken Hi9 will have a lower maximum resolution than flagship smartphones pictures, but with the right lighting they can look really well.
Battery and build quality
The Li-io cell has a capacity of 5000 mAh. With a high-resolution screen and energy-saving CPU, it is sufficient for about 5 hours of video playback. This is more or less the average result for tablets of this size.
Fast dual-channel WiFi 2.4 GHz / 5.0 GHz connection guarantees that websites will load quickly and data transfer will be fast, while Bluetooth 4.0 enables instant and secure communication with other devices. There is no SIM card slot so you won’t be able to use the GSM connectivity or to make phone calls. However, if you plan to use it at home, at work or in cafes that have access to a WiFi network, this should not be a big deal to you.
Chuwi Hi9 is also relatively light (353 grams) and thin – only 7.9 mm, so it can be conveniently used on the go and truly deserves to be called a mobile device. Thin bezels and 2.5D glass make a good impression, and although it is not a designer iPad-like tablet, it looks quite good in terms of looks and build quality.
Chuwi Hi9 tablet is a great gaming companion that should appeal not only to gamers. Awesome 2.5K display makes watching movies and TV series a real joy, and a fast processor coupled with a large amount of RAM makes it very fast device. Available as a pre-sale on GearBest, Hi9 is another great and inexpensive tablet offered by Chuwi!