Chuwi Hi8 Unboxing video

Three new tablets to review this week, this Hi8 is the third. Here is the unboxing video. Its got exactly the same look as the Vi8 Ultimate model just released, but with a better screen. If you missed it, check out my Chuwi Vi8 Vs Chuwi Hi8 comparison to get an idea of which is best (There is no clear cut winner). Good build quality, the screen is a huge upgrade over the old 1280 x 800 one. ItR...[Read More]

[Updated] Chuwi Hi8 Vs Chuwi Vi8 Ultimate – Which is better?

So I have the 4th Chuwi Vi8 model you could say, the Hi8 with it’s Vi8 Ultimate design, chipset and lack of HDMI. It has a very sharp (iPad Retina sharp) 1920 x 1200 screen that is brighter than the Chuwi Vi8 Ultimate. Both have the exactly same design and specs, they have the horrible 0.3 MP VGA front facing cameras which are almost useless even in video chat. They both have lost the micro ...[Read More]

PiPo W8 unboxing and first impressions

The Pipo W8 arrived the other day, here is the unboxing video and my first impressions. My Windows benchmarks, heat and throttling tests to follow soon. Not the build quality you would expect for a $450+ Core M tablet Dust under the screen! Sharp edges from poorly finished plastics Screen is very sharp as expected at 2560 x 1600, but not the brightest USB 3 port does work at full usb 3 speeds unli...[Read More]

Chuwi Vi8 Ultimate Edition unboxing and first impressions

My Chuwi Vi8 Ultimate edition arrived today. Unfortunately the Hi8 has not shipped yet, so that will come later on. The Vi8 Ultimate edition is the Vi8, but with a new white look that is similar in design with the Vi10HD and Vi10 Dual OS I recently reviewed. It shares the metal trim and more squared of edges. It doesn’t have a glass back, like the vi10 but it does have it’s slightly fa...[Read More]

Cube i7 Stylus on sale today and sold out already

Yes, it was just listed on sale today on JD.com and it sold out within hours. My bet is it was the Ali Express sellers and online retailers buying them all up to sell with huge mark ups. According to Cube the i7 Stylus, without the keyboard or Wacom pen, should retail for $299… Not a bad price for a Core M. Of course that’s the price in China, so it’s normal its going to sell for...[Read More]

Chuwi Hi8 with 1920 x 1200 and Atom Z3736F

Our review is now online of the Hi8, http://techtablets.com/chuwi-hi8/review/ Update 15th June: It’s now official on Chuwi’s website and has been announced on their Weibo. I will be reviewing this one, and should have one in a week or two. And hope to compare it to the Vi8 Ultra/Ultimate edition. Gearbest have lowered their price even further, it’s now just $92.87 without special...[Read More]

Cube i7 Stylus in Action (Video) & Cube i10

Cube have a released a demo video of the i7 Stylus in use, showing the accuracy of the Wacom powered stylus in photoshop and  various uses. They also uploaded a promo video of the i7 Stylus (below) and some images which I ripped and uploaded to Youtube. It’s all in Chinese of course. Disappointing to see the battery size is listed as only 4500mAH  in the official specs?. The i7 was listed as...[Read More]

Tablet Deals: Teclast X98 Air II 64GB for just $186 and more…

I’ve found which I think is the cheapest deal yet on the 64GB dual boot Teclast X98Air 3G, only $206 with free delivery. Hopefully soon we will see this tablet below $200 everywhere. And the Chuwi Vi10 Dual boot for $153.69 only about $4 dollars more than the limited $149 sale that was on Ali Express a few weeks ago. And then there is the Chuwi Hi8 which is up for pre order at $96 with coupo...[Read More]

Cube i7 Stylus Launched, 10.6 Inch Wacom Stylus Enabled

Cube today have announced a new i7 model, the Cube i7 Stylus. As the name suggests it’s a stylus tablet, packing digital Wacom stylus support in the 1080p 16:9 screen. The screen is smaller than the 11.6″ i7 at 10.6″ inches, but retains other specs from the i7, including the Intel 5Y10 Core M, 4GB of dual channel 1600Mhz ram and 64GB SSD. Wireless N, 4G and microusb connectivity ...[Read More]

Chuwi Vi8 Ultimate Edition With Updated Specs Released

Chuwi have updated the Vi8 for the 3rd time now, with the release of the Chuwi Vi8 Ultimate Edition. Aiming for the best budget 8 inch dual boot it seems, gone is the Atom Z3635F 1.8Ghz, replaced with a slightly faster Atom Z3736F 2.16Ghz SoC. The housing is now similar to the Vi10 And V10HD with a glass back, metal trims making it more premium looking and Chuwi claim it’s a thin 7.9 mm. Als...[Read More]

Tablet Deals: X98 Air 3G 64GB $229 and Chuwi Vi10 for $144

Looking around on the online today I’ve noticed that Geekbuying.com have a 3 year anniversary sale on and the 64GB version of the Teclast X98 AIr 3G has dropped to $229 this is the lowest I have seen the 64GB version anywhere. And if you missed out on the $149 sale of the Chuwi Vi10, not to worry, seller OKQI have it listed for an even cheaper 143.99 and if you’re in Europe it’s ...[Read More]

Chuwi Vi10 Dual OS Review Online

I’ve just wrapped up my review of the new Chuwi Vi10 Dual Boot 10.6 inch tablet. Not a bad tablet,I like the fact it has two full sized USB ports, it does come in handy. The screen is a little bit of a let down at 1366 x 768, but it still looks sharp enough at least in Windows. To get the full pros and cons of this tablet, check out my detailed Chuwi Vi10 Dual OS Review See our forum for Chu...[Read More]

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