After releasing the Hi12 2-in-1 tablet earlier this year, the Chinese firm is all set to unleash a new 10-inch device called Chuwi HiBook Pro. It is an upgraded edition of the original HiBook that was released in March.
The Chuwi HiBook Pro’s 10.1-inch screen will support a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. It is enabled with an aspect ratio of 16:10 along with a pixel count of 298 ppi. With OGS full lamination technology onboard, the display will be able to deliver bright and clear images along with support for 178-degree view angle.
The device will be fueled by Intel Atom Cherry Trail X5 processor. The SoC will be coupled with 4 GB of DDL3 RAM. The native storage of Chuwi HiBook Pro will be of 64 GB. For photography, it is expected to come with 5-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel front-facing camera.
The Chuwi HiBook Pro will boast a premium appeal through its full aluminum chassis. It is expected to weigh 550 grams and sport an impressive slim design of 8.5 mm. The HiBook Pro will allow users to use it as a notebook by connecting an optional keyboard accessory.
It will come preinstalled with Android 5.1 Lollipop OS and Windows 10. It will be packed with a massive battery of 8000 mAh capacity that can be fully charged in about 3 hours. It will be able to produce a battery life of up to 6 to 8 hours. The battery will also carry support for 3A quick charging through the tablet’s USB Type-C port.
According to Giz China, the Chuwi HiBook Pro is currently available in China with a pricing of 1119 Yuan ($170). It is rumored to release in June within a price range of $250-$300 in international markets.
The Chuwi HiBook that was launched in March 23 is also a dual-boot device that features a 10.1-inch display that offers a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. It is powered by Intel Cherry Trail Z8300, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage can be found under the hood of the tablet.
HiBook has a 5-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel selfie camera. It includes a smaller battery of 6600 mAh capacity and it lacks a USB Type-C port.