The series of solid tablets with affordable prices continues today with a Chuwi 12 inch model, dubbed Chuwi Hi12. This device packs 4 GB of RAM and an Intel CPU, both solid specs and those come with a $229.99 price tag on GearBest.com.
Big diagonal tablets have been very popular ever since the first Surface model came up and this one uses an IPS 12 inch screen with a 2160 x 1440 pixel resolution, as well as an Intel Cherry Trail Z8300 quad core CPU, clocked at 1.44 GHz and accompanied by 4 GB of RAM. There’s also Intel HD Gen 8 graphics here, as well as 64 GB of flash storage and a microSD card slot.
Chuwi offers a 2 megapixel main camera, plus a 2 MP front shooter and on the connectivity front there’s WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, a microUSB port and a micro HDMI one, as well as an audio jack and an USB 2.0 and 3.0 port, which let you attach an external HDD or mouse. Chuwi Hi12 relies on a dual boot config, that involves Windows 10 and Android 5.1, with OS switching happening with a mere virtual button press.
Weighing 852 grams and measuring 8.9 mm in thickness, this model has a 11.000 mAh battery and can be ordered from GearBest.com, where it costs $229.99, once you apply the promo code CNETGB in the purchase section.