Chuwi HiPad Pro: 10 inch 4G tablet with Apple inspired design and SD 662 at lowest price possible
Those looking for a new tablet for work or entertainment at rock bottom price now have a better option from the Chinese brand Chuwi which recently launched an upgraded version of their Hipad tablet in the form of HiPad Pro. The Chinese manufacturer already has a long track record in the market, standing out for its price to quality ratio and this new product can rival Apple iPad Pro without an exception.
The product in question – Chuwi HiPad Pro – is a 10.8-inch Android tablet with a metal construction and Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor. It is designed for work on the go and for fun, promising to stand out in both.
Chuwi’s HiPad Pro supports 4G LTE
According to Chuwi the new Android tablet will be available from August 3 via Aliexpress online store with a unique promotion to celebrate the launch. Therefore, if you are looking for a tablet with good price / quality ratio, stay tuned for this product.
This new Android tablet features 4G LTE connectivity with support for dual-SIM standby. Additionally it also has Wi-Fi connection (2.4 Ghz and 5 GHz), as well as Bluetooth 5.0 and GPS for connectivity.
Its position in the market is clear – a tablet for those looking for a work solution, that is portable and looks versatile.
Chuwi’s HiPad Pro is equipped with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 662 processor, a mid-range mobile platform. It consists of 8 processing units, with lithography at 11 nm and the Adreno 610 graphics, a GPU capable of supporting several games.
On the software front, the tablet runs on Android 11 operating system from Google and according to the manufacturer, will be entitled to periodic updates via OTA (over the air).
The Chuwi tablet’s technical specifications list also includes 8 GB of LDDR4x RAM, as well as 128 GB of UFS 2.1 internal storage. In short, the tablet has pretty bold specification coming from the Chinese brand like Chuwi.
A tablet with luxury design and screen to fall in love with
Covering 97% of the front panel area we have the 10.8 inch diagonal screen. This display has a Full-HD resolution (standard 1080p), with the format 16:10, using an LCD IPS panel with symmetrical and reduced margins – with 4.5 mm.
It should also be stressed that the Chuwi tablet is Widevine L1 certified that allows you to watch Netflix in high quality. The same applies to YouTube, Amazon Prime, Disney Plus, among other streaming services for movies and series.
Chuwi’s HiPad Pro design doesn’t hide its inspiration from Apple’s iPad Pro while retaining its metallic frame and angular appearance. We also have a physical button at the top, with a Type C USB port on the side to complete the connectivity.
Design inspired by Apple iPad Pro
There is also a positive highlight to be made for the four speakers used by Chuwi on this tablet. The manufacturer presents this system as a quadruple Hi-Fi matrix, with dual microphone and multi-directional audio for 3D stereo effect.
The dimensions of Chuwi’s HiPad Pro is at 245 x 157.7 x 7.2 mm (height x width x maximum thickness), weighing a total of 480 grams with its metal construction. The tablet is also equipped with a 3.5 mm audio jack port for headphone connection, among other accessories.
To keep the tablet running during work sessions or game we have a battery with 7,000 mAh of capacity. For refuelling the battery it comes with fast charging at 24W with the Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 standard.
Chuwi tablet can unfold as 2-in-1 hybrid
For the most demanding users, Chuwi’s HiPad Pro can serve as 2-in-1 by attaching the Bluetooth cover/keyboard as well as the stylus. This accessories are sold separately as optional.
Its range of features also has dual cameras of 8 MP (rear) and 5 MP (front) to facilitate video calls, or capture some images and video.
In summary, we are facing a mid-range Android tablet with some rare features for this price tier, namely the versatility of accessories for those who also want to use the product as a work platform.
|Specifications||Chuwi HiPad Pro|
|Dimensions and weight||245 x 157.7 x 7.2 mm. 480 grams.|
|Display||10.8″ Full HD+ with 16:10 aspect ratio, IPS panel, 90% body-to-screen ratio, 97% DCI P3 color space coverage, 400 nits of brightness and 280 PPI.|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 with Adreno 610 graphics.|
|RAM||8 GB LPDDR4X|
|Storage||128 GB in UFS 2.1 format, expandable with microSD card.|
|Rear camera||8 MP|
|Front camera||5 MP|
|Connectivity and extras||USB C, dual-band WiFi, Dual SIM 4G (with all bands used globally), Bluetooth 5, GPS, 4 HiFi speakers, 3.5mm headphone jack, supports Bluetooth keyboard and H6 stylus.|
|Battery||7000 mAh with Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging (24 W)|
|Operating system||Android 11|
Chuwi HiPad Pro Price and Availibility
Elegantly constructed with a 6.9 mm thick body, featuring a color tone in deep blue and equipped with the Snapdragon 662, this 10.8-inch tablet looks very promising.
The worldwide launch of the Chuwi HiPad Pro will be on August 3rd exclusively on AliExpress and the average price ranges from € 280 to € 290 (NRs 39,000 – 40,000).