We already know if the common Chinese tablet is not designed for everyone. But if you are on the market for a big tablet with a phone call function, the latest IPPO 9 inch tablet, named GD IPPO CY9 tablet is one of the best deal that you can get for price under $150. Like common modern phone tablet from other brands, the IPPO CY9 also support 3G networks, you are can stay connected with family and don’t need to worries lacks your internet connections while on the occasional trips.
Similar to SANEI G903 9 inch tablet, the sub-$150 IPPO CY9 tablet also sports a 9 inch capacitive touch screen display and support 5 point multi touch capabilities. Sadly, the inexpensive tablet from IPPO is only can produces maximum internal resolution at 800 x 480 pixels, but the company claims if this model still can handle your favorite video and casual Android game in stunning clarity colors. Above the display, the 2.0 megapixel front facing camera gives users ability to make a Skype calls and self portraits. On the back black cover, there is also a 2.0 megapixel rear camera with support video recording.
Like common Chinese tablet on its class, GD IPPO CY9 tablet is not made from an aluminum materials but the high quality plastic material for casing that combined with stylish black design makes this model looks more premium and expensive than they are. Yeah, with measures around at 240 x 148 x 8 mm and weighing at 484 grams, the latest GD IPPO tablet is not a light and thin tablet but we think its still comfortable for travel companion, especially if you bring carry bag. No word on battery life but with the rechargeable Lithium battery as a power supply, the users will still can play their favorite video and games in few hours without need to recharges the battery.
Powered by MediaTek MTK6572 dual core processor that clocked around at 1.2GHZ, the IPPO CY9 tablet is not the fastest and smoothest Chinese tablet on the market. But with the 512MB of DDR RAM, this model still can handle almost all modern Android multimedia and entertainment applications with ease. Under the hood, the Mali 400 as graphics engine with the 4.2.2 version of Google Android Jelly Bean for operating system provides enough power to playing Angry Bird games, watch video or streaming your favorite movies from Netflix. It’s also support multi range of multimedia formats, such as GIF, JPG, PNG, MID, MP4, OGG, MP4 and more.
Unfortunately, this model only shipped with a 4GB of internal storage and offers a TF card slot for memory expands (support up to 32GB additional memory card). There are also full range of connection features, such as 3.5mm headphone jack, micro USB 2.0 port, Bluetooth, micro USB 2.0 port, GPS with A-GPS capabilities, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n wireless LAN and single SIM card slot that supports GSM 850MHz, 900MHz, 1800MHz, 1900MHz and WCDMA 850MHz, WCDMA 2100MHz networks.
Moreover, the 9 inch inexpensive Jelly bean tablet also comes with FM Radio, Gravity Sensor, Multi languages support and more. It’s also a Google Android certified device, which mean user can access in Google Play Store to download more applications and widget. Yeah, the graphics performance and storage spaces are a bit disappointed but with a starting price only around at $120, GD IPPO CY9 3G tablet still a great tablet and offers a great value for your money. So, what do you think? If the 9 inch display is not enough for you, we suggest you to take a look at the PiPo M8HD 3G Full HD tablet that comes with Rockchip RK3188 processor and boasts a 10.1 inch display with support a 1920 x 1200 pixels native resolution.