Chinese device maker Chuwi’s next Android tablet is a 10.8 inch model with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor, support for a digital pen and a detachable keyboard, and a 4G LTE modem with support for dual-SIM, dual-standby.
The Chuwi HiPad Pro will be available from the company’s AliExpress Store starting August 3 for about $300 and up (although the first 300 customers will be able to snag one for a promotional price of $200).
The tablet features a 10.8 inch, FHD IPS touchscreen display surrounded by slim bezels, Qualcomm’s 2 GHz octa-core processor designed for mid-range devices, 8GB of LPDDR4x memory, and 128GB of UFS 2.1 storage.
It also has quad speakers, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a USB-C port for power and data. The tablet has 8MP rear and 5MP front cameras, and it’s powered by a a 7,000 mAh with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support.
Chuwi says the HiPad Pro has a compact design with a 90% screen-to-body ratio. The tablet measures 6.9mm (0.27″) thick and weighs 480 grams (1.06 pounds).
The tablet will ship with Android 11 and supports OTA updates (although Chuwi doesn’t say how many of those it will deliver).
And while accessories are sold separately, the company says the HiPad Pro is compatible with the Chuwi H7 stylus, with support for 4096 levels of pressure sensitivity, and an optional Bluetooth keyboard cover.
If you’re interested in finding out whether the cellular model supports mobile networks in your data, here’s a list of supported network bands:
- GSM: B2/B3/B5/B8
- WCDMA: B1/B2/B4/B5/B8
- 4G LTE: B1/B2/B3/B4/B5/B7/B8/17/B20/B38/B39/B40/B41
This article was originally published July 15, 2021 and last updated July 29, 2021.