Chuwi is among the tablet maker names present at CES 2018 and there they brought their latest tablets and revealed plans for 2018. They also offered updates for the CoreBook campaign on Indiegogo and more details mentioned below.
Chuwi has reached the $200k goal for the CoreBook device, so the Core M3 slate will be upgraded from 128 GB of eMMC 5.1 storage to SSD storage for every backer. 5 days are left till the end of the campaign, which leaves you just a few days to get the early bird pricing. This is a 2 in 1 Windows 10 tablet, that can also be used as a laptop. It’s got 128 GB of SSD storage, 8 GB of RAM and a stylish design.
A fingerprint scanner is also included and everything starts at $459, with keyboard and pen included. There’s a 13.3 inch Full HD screen on board and a quick charger in the mix.
Chuwi also showcased the Hi9 tablet, with a MediaTek 8173 CPU, plus the GX6250 GPU and Android 7.0 Nougat. It’s a gaming tablet with an 8.4 inch screen, that offers a 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution, on a 16:9 IPS display. 4 GB of RAM, 64 GB of storage and microSD card slot are here, plus a 5000 mAh battery. We first wrote about it here.
Chuwi Hi9 Air
Another future device coming from Chuwi is the Hi9 Air, which is supposed to be a very slim tablet. It’ll have a 10.8 inch IPS screen, the same MediaTek CPU mentioned above and the same RAM and storage. However, it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo and the resolution goes to Full HD. There’s a fingerprint scanner here too and we’ll get a main 8 MP camera, plus a front 5 MP shooter.
Chuwi GBox Pro
A surprise is the mini PC GBox Pro, shown by Chuwi at CES and this device comes with the new 8th gen Intel Core i5 CPU, and a HBM2 GPU. It’s offered with a remote control in the package and other extras.
Chuwi SurBook Pro
Finally, a Chuwi SurBook Pro laptop has been detailed too, with a 12 inch 3:2 screen and a resolution of 2160 x 1440 pixels. It’s got 4 GB of RAM, 64 GB of storage, a microSD card slot and a 2 MP front camera. At the back there’s a 5 MP shooter. These are all devices meant for a 2018 launch. Prices will be revealed later.