Chinese manufacturer PiPO needs no introduction. We had the opportunity to present different models of tablets and mini PCs from the manufacturer, such as PiPO X7 mini PC and Pipo X7S Dual Boot mini PC. Today, we can safely say PiPO surprised the market new models of mini PC called PiPO X8 with its own 7-inch touchscreen display. In other words the PiPO X8 is kind of like a desktop and a tablet combined.
- SoC – Intel Atom Bay Trail Z3736F up to 2.16 GHz or Atom Z3735F up to 1.83Mhz with Intel HD graphics.
- System Memory – 2GB DDR3
- Storage – 32GB or 64GB eMMC flash + micro SD slot up to 32GB
- Display – 7″ 1024×600 touch screen with 5-points.
- Video & Audio Output – HDMI up to 1080p
- Audio I/O – HDMI, earphone jack
- Connectivity – 10/100M Ethernet, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi with external antenna, and Bluetooth 4.0
- USB – 4x USB 2.0 host ports
- Misc – Power button
- Power Supply – 12V/2A?
- Dimensions – N/A
- Weight – N/A
Notebook Italia spotted the Pipo x8 at the HKTDC fair in Hong Kong recently. It should be available in May for around $100. The system will be available with an Intel Atom Z3735F or Atom Z3736F Bay Trail processor and it supports Windows 8.1 with Bing software. PiPO may also offer a Dual Boot model that also runs Android.