Can’t decide between a laptop and a tablet? A 2-in-1 tablet PC might be a very attractive option for many people due to its versatility. Here, we would like to introduce the new ALLDOCUBE (Cube) KNote 2-in-1 tablet PC that comes with great hardware and software features, and at an affordable price. Now, let’s take a look at the device in details.
Design & Display
The Cube KNote is only 8.3mm thick and comes with a full metal outer cover in dark grey color. The front panel is mainly the screen that is surrounded by the black frames. At the top frame of the screen, there is a 2.0MP front camera in the middle. Two MICs are integrated there too. Turn to the rear cover, there is a 5.0MP rear-facing camera at the same location of front camera. The power and volume control buttons are placed at the top edge of the device. At the middle of bottom edge, there is a keyboard pin which use to connect a keyboard that doesn’t come with the package. It supports an adjustable 270° open-close angle to meet various demands. Look around the left side, there is a DC charging port, a Type-C USB port, a microSD card slot. The KNote also has a 3.5mm headphone jack but it’s located at the right side. The speaker grids are placed at the lower side of both left and right sides.
The Cube KNote 2-in-1 tablet PC has an 11.6-inch LCD display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 (FHD) pixels. Covered by a MagicColor touch panel and glass, it not only supports a 10-point multitouch, but enhance the color and brightness. Besides, there is no air in the middle of the touch panel and LCD display which means less light reflections.
Hardware & Storage
Although there is nothing new in design for this tablet, its inside specs is really impressive. It adopts Intel Celeron N3450 Quad-core processor that operates between 1.1 and 2.2 GHz. This allows the device to have high level of multitasking and have smooth execution time. For graphic section, it has an integrated Intel HD 500 GPU that allows you watch FHD video and even play casual games with ease.
As for storage, the KNote offers a decent memory space at its price tag. It has a 6GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM. By using microSD card, it has an exteral memory of up to 128GB. These specs allow user to perform multiple tasks like playing games which need more memory.
As mentioned above, this tablet is equipped with two cameras: one 2MP front-facing camera and one 5MP camera at the rear. You can use the front-facing camera to capture selfie or have a web chat with friends. With the rear camera, you can capture image or record video in a good quality. But there is no flash, thus, it will deliver poor performance when the light is dark.
The Cube KNote 2-in-1 tablet PC is powered by a 4000mAh Li-ion polymer battery and uses DC port for charging. In general, it requires around 4 hours to reach a full charge. On full charge, you can definitely use the tablet for over a day on normal usage like web surfing and playing casual games.
OS & Connectivity
The Cube KNote tablet PC comes with Windows 10 Home Edition out of the box. The default built-in language is English and Chinese. If you need other languages, you need to download over the internet. In addition to offering a easy-to-use UI, this OS has its own battery management application, which ensures the best battery usage for long running time.
For connectivity, the KNote has a 3.5mm headphone jack for connecting your headset and a type-C USB port for charging and data transfer. In terms of wireless connection, it has Bluetooth 4.0 module for file and data transfer and WiFi IEEE 802.11 ac for wireless internet connection.
Where to Buy
The Cube KNote is a good 2-in-1 tablet PC with decent hardware specs and great features, though its design might not be attractive. Its price is reasonable and you can grab it on GearBest.com at a special offer of $373.98. If you still can’t decide between a laptop and a tablet and plan to buy a 2-in-1 tablet PC, try the KNote.