Cube T6 hands-on: The cheapest 4G tablet

by | June 18, 2015 under | Reviews

The Cube T7 and T9 have enjoyed great reception from the users, and now Cube introduces a new slate from the T-series to the world – the Cube T6. Like the T7 and T9, the T6 has 4G access and phone functions. However, unlike the other two models which have some advanced features and were… Read more »

Astrotec GX-40 in-ear speakers Review

by | June 15, 2015 under | Reviews

The Astrotec GX-40 is a much anticipated release because of the positive reception of the GX-50, which went on sale just two months ago. Astrotec claims that the GX-40 is as good as the GX-50 in terms of material and sound quality, but the price is $13 lower.   Specifications: Driver:9mm lanthanon permanent magnet Impedance:… Read more »

Cube i6 Air 3G Dual-OS hands-on review: Premium Android tablet & Budget Windows slate

by | June 4, 2015 under | Android Tablet, Reviews, Windows Tablet

As the tablet market continues shrinking, many Chinese tablet manufacturers are now focused on finding new business opportunities, marketing other digital stuffs such as wearable gadgets, mini PCs and TV boxes. Brands such as ifive and Beneve haven’t even released any new products for months. However, as the leading brand in the Chinese tablet market,… Read more »

Cube iWork 8 3G review – a dual boot tablet with 3G support

by | May 11, 2015 under | Reviews

THE GOOD: the Cube iWork 8 3G has mobile network connectivity, and a much larger battery than the original iWork 8 Dual Boot Edition, which we reviewed last month. THE BAD: Only 24GB was allocated to Windows 8.1 OS, making it almost impossible not to insert a Micro SD card into the slate.THE BOTTOM LINE: The Cube iWork 8… Read more »

Astrotec GX-50 in-ear headphones hands-on review

by | May 4, 2015 under | Reviews

Let’s get something out of the way from the get-go. The Astrotec GX-50 in-ear Speakers are a great pair of in-ear headphones for the money — and decent headphones period.   Astrotec GX-50 Specs: Drive Unit: φ9.0mm Dynamic Impedance: 16OHM Plug: φ3.5mm Rated Power: 3mW Max Power: 10mW Frequency Response: 12Hz – 25000Hz Sensitivity: 104dB/1mw… Read more »

Astrotec GX-50 In-ear Headphone unboxing

by | April 21, 2015 under | Reviews

Astrotec headphones are considered by many Chinese users as the best alternatives to Monster and Beats headphones. Not only do they offer equally pleasing sound experience, but also equally fashionable design. The newly released Astrotec GX-50 In-ear headphone is priced at RMB499 ($80), and is in direct competition with in-ear speakers such as the Monster NCredible… Read more »

Cube iWork 8 Dual Boot Edition review

by | April 10, 2015 under | Reviews

Since the release of Windows 8.1 and Intel’s Bay Trail Atom generation, tablets based on the Windows operating system are growing in popularity. We have tested quite a number of Windows tablets since the beginning of last year, and they have impressed us here and there with a vision of where we are headed: Windows… Read more »

Cube i7 hands-on review – First Core-M powered tablet from China

by | March 3, 2015 under | Reviews, Windows Tablet

Cube is well-known for their cost-efficient Android tablets, which matched those market-leading flagship slates in terms of overall performance while having a much lower price. And last year, this Chinese company started to enter new areas such as the smart accessories as well as Windows tablets to compensate its shrinking Android tablet business. Cube’s first-ever… Read more »

Cube Wireless Controller Hands-on review – a cost-efficient accessory for Android gaming

by | February 27, 2015 under | Reviews

As Android smartphones and tablets become ever more powerful, their gaming potential continues to increase, to the point where many high-end phones and tablets now match the graphical prowess of console titles from the previous generation. But while touchscreens are perfect for web browsing, apps specifically designed around them, they’re less ideal for traditional game… Read more »

Cube Talk 8X hands-on review – 8-inch 8-Core 80USD 3G tablet

by | February 25, 2015 under | Reviews

Cube loves to make tablets with phone functions, and pumps them out in sizes and price points to suit almost anyone. The all new mid-size model, the Talk 8X OCTA, sports a power-efficient octa-core processor paired with an 8-inch display and a moderate $84 suggested retail price. How does it stack up against similarly-sized rivals?… Read more »