Today we want to show you the unboxing of the new mini PC from Chuwi called Chuwi HiBox Mini PC Hero. This is for now the first (hopefully not the last) mini PC in Chuwi’s portfolio. It is also the first mini PC with Dual OS, which we have a chance to test. Chuwi HiBox Dual OS mini PC the first time you could read at the end of November. Chuwi HiBox is equipped with more and more popular chip from Intel – Intel Atom x5-Z8350 quad-core, up to 1.92GHz. Below Chuwi HiBox mini PC Hero specification and details of the device.
I want to say thanks to Gearbest store for sending us a Chuwi HiBox to review. Now Chuwi HiBox mini PC is available on Gearbest at Flash Sale for $139.99 + free shipping.
Chuwi HiBox mini PC specifications:
- Dual OS – Windows 10 Home (probably activated) + Android 5.1
- CPU – Intel Atom x5-Z8350 Cherry Trail (quad-core, up to 1.92GHz)
- GPU – Intel HD Gen8 Graphics
- RAM – 2GB DDR3L 1600MHz
- Storage – 64GB eMMC flash + SD slot up to 128GB
- Connectivity – Dual Band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, Gigabit Ethernet 1000M/100M
- Video Out: HDMI 1.4
- Audio Out: HDMI CEC
- Audio I/O – HDMI, 3.5mm headphone jack
- USB: 2x USB 2.0, 1x USB 3.0
- Other: Power button, power LED
- Power Supply: 12V/2A
- Dimensions: 12 x 12 x 2.5 cm
- Weight: 200 g
What we find in the box? The box included everything that you need to get started:
- Chuwi HiBox
- HDMI cable
- Power adapter 12V/2A (EU)
- Screw x4
- User Manual
Chuwi HiBox is very nicely done mini PC, having a housing made of high quality plastic. As we wrote on the beginning, a mini PC is equipped with Intel Atom x5-Z8350 quad-core, up to 1.92GHz. HiBox is a Dual OS, runs on Windows 10 Home and Android 5.1. At the front of the device there is: Power button, two USB 2.0 ports and an SD card slot. On one side there are other I / O ports: DC jack, USB 3.0, HDMI 1.4 port, RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet port, headset port and Reset hole.
At the bottom of the device you see four corners of the small rubber to prevent slipping device. Also space for mounting bracket. Below also remote control, which is rare in the Windows mini PC. HiBox mini PC also runs on Android, and therefore was included remote control for easy navigation. Remote control has a small USB IR rceiver. Below pictures.
Below we include the Chuwi HiBox mini PC Hero pictures in combination with a matchbox so it was easier to see the size of HiBox mini PC.
Below the video where you can see exactly how looks Chuwi HiBox mini PC, and what accessories has. Review coming soon.