Chuwi was found back in 2004, which is located in Shenzhen china, the Chinese company is also partner with Microsoft and Intel in global tablet strategy panel.
Chuwi Chines company present its new flagship tablet at Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017. The company officially release the Windows 10, 2 in 1 device today (February 20).
The new Flagship of Chuwi, Hi13 Tablet 2-in-1 has a detachable keyboard, so it can be used as a tablet and a laptop. The 2 in 1 Tablet feature a wide 13.5-inch screen which provides a resolution of 3000 × 2000 and a 3: 2 ratio, identical to the Surface Book.
Specification of Chuwi announces Hi13:
- “All-metal unibody design”
- Quad-core Intel Celeron (Apollo Lake) N3450 CPU + Gen9 Graphics 500
- 4GB DDR3L RAM
- 64GB eMMC storage (plus storage card support up to 128GB)
- 5MP rear-facing camera
- 2MP front-facing camera
- Dual-band 2.4GHz/5GHz Wi-Fi
- microHDMI port
- 1 x USB Type-C port on the tablet section
- 2 x USB 2.0 Type-A ports on the keyboard section
- Quad speakers
- 10,000mAh battery with fast-charging support
The tablet is equipped with Apollo Lake Celeron N3450 processor and the latest ninth generation Graphics 500 GPU. The Chuwi Hi13 featured 4GB of DDR3L RAM and 64GB of eMMC ROM which can be increased up to 128GB by TF card extension.
Hi13 Tablet includes USB Type-C port, a MicroUSB 2.0 port, microSD slot and a micro HDMI output. It has a variety of the external keyboard and a stylus available in stores. The Chuwi Hi13 has a huge battery capacity of 10,000 mAh, that will provide 10+ hour of backup, a perfect tablet for travelers.
The device come with a price of $369 (about 350 euros).
Comparison table between Hi13 Vs. Surface Book Vs. iPad Pro (12.9-inch):
|Hi13||Surface Book||iPad Pro (12.9-inch)|
|Price:||$369||Starting at $1499||Starting at $799|
|Operating system:||Windows 10 (Ubuntu OS support)||Windows 10||iOS 10|
|Screen size:||13.5 inch||13.5 inch||12.9 inch|
|Resolution:||3000 x 2000||3000 x 2000||2732 x 2048|
|Pixel density (PPI):||267||267||264|
|Speakers:||Four speaker audio||Two speaker audio||Four speaker audio|
|Processor:||Quad-core Intel Apollo Lake||Dual-core Intel Core i5/i7||Dual-core Apple A9X|
|Type-C port:||1*USB Type-C||None||None|
|HDMI port:||1*Micro HDMI||None||None|
|Stylus:||HiPen H3||Surface Pen||Apple Pencil|
|Keyboard:||Detachable rotary keyboard||Detachable rotary keyboard||Keyboard cover|