uPlay Q97s is the cost-down version of Q97 – the first white label 9. 7 inch tablet with a retina 180 degree viewing angle IPS capacitive screen (same screen as the iPad 4), powered by ARM A7 Quad-Core CPU with built-in 8 core PowerVR SGX GPU, and runs the latest Google Android 4 .2 Jelly Bean – Q87s runs AllWinner A31s instead of A31. The display is the iPad 2 display (1024×768 IPS screen ). Other key features include 4K HDMI output, 0.3 MP front and 2 MP rear camera ( front and 5MP rear cameras also availabel for customized tablet order) with auto focus, OTG port to connect keyboard , mouse, and hard drive, bluetooth , and 6,000 mAh battery . The only downside of Q97s is the lack of GPS.
uPlay Q97s is one of the first Android 4 .2 tablets made by uPlay. Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is the latest Android operating system released by Google. Google used to make a catchup game with Apple on its early releases, but Android 4.1 is pretty much i par with Apple iOS. The all new designed Google Android 4.1 has kept many good features from its previous release, and made the GUI with a better layout, more intuitive, more smooth transition, and virtualized all keys. You can even merge the file folder like in iOS, switch between multi-tasks, plus all new widget tools. Android 4.2 is an upgraded version and the latest version that has been used in Google Nexus 7 and Nexus 10.
AllWinner A31s is the latest quad-core mobile application processor from AllWinner that implements the ARM Cortex-A7 CPU architecture and PowerVR SGX544 MP2 GPU. AllWinner A31 is the first two quad-core CPUs seen on Chinese made tablet . Its CPU is based on mainstream ARM Cortex-A7, the third generation of ARM Cortex CPU. The GPU is eight-core PowerVR SGX544. AllWinner A31 is made with 40nm process technology, which is about 2X faster and consumes about 1/2 power than other CPUs made by 65nm process technology. The performance of this quad-core CPU is actually faster than the CPU the quad-core CPU used in Apple iPad 4.
In 2011, Cortex-A7 was introduced by ARM, and that is four years after Cortex-A9. When compared with Cortex-A9, Cortex-A7 design does have some improvements, as listed on ARM official website:
- Integrated L2 cache
- Lower L2 latencies (10 cycles)
- Improved OS support for L2 maintenance due to simplified software control
- Designed with a low power approach
- Improved branch prediction
- Improved memory system performance
- 64b Load Store path, improves integer and NEON performance
- 128b AMBA 4 buses improve bandwidth
- Increased TLB size (256 entry, up from 128 entry for Cortex-A9 and Cortex A5)
- Increased performance for large workloads like web browsing
- Seamlessly compatible with Cortex-A15 (big.LITTLE)
In ARM Cortex-A7, ARM transforms its design principle from improving the system performance by increasing frequency, to MPCore architecture that could bring improvements in performance, and at the same time, optimize the high power consumption and heat caused by high frequency of Cortex-A9.
Comparing with Cortex A8, ARM Cortex-A7 only consume 20% of power, but offer 50% improvement on performance. So far, AllWinner A31 is the first Cortex-A7 based CPU, even nVidia and Samsung haven’t licensed Cortex A7 in their CPU yet.
AllWinner announced A31s at Mobile World Congress 2013. A31s is basically a cost-down version of A31.
Compared to AllWinner A31, A31s supports 2160p video decoding, which is pretty good already (A31 supports 4kx2k), 1280×800 resolution for screens (A31 supports retina display ), and 1080p HDMI output. A31 camera sensor can support between 5 to 8 MP, but A31 can support lower resolution (0.3M) for front camera, to a maximum of 5MP. The PMIC is called AXP221s vs AXP221 for A31. The rest of the specifications are the same. A31s supports both Android 4.1/4.2 and “Windows 8″.
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s GPU: Eight Core PowerVR SGX544 MP2 GPU
PowerVR SGX Series5XT Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) IP core family is a series of highly efficient graphics acceleration IP cores that meets the multimedia requirements of a wide range of next generation consumer, communications and computing applications. PowerVR SGX Series5XT architecture is fully scalabel for a wide range of area and performance requirements, enabling it to target a wide range of markets from low cost feature-rich mobile multimedia products to very high performance consoles and computing devices.
- Most comprehensive IP core family and roadmap in the industry
- New USSE2 delivers twice the peak floating point and instruction throughput of Series5 USSE
- YUV and Colour Space Accelerators for improved performance
- Upgraded PowerVR Series5XT shader-driven tile-based deferred rendering (TBDR) architecture
- Multi-processor options enabling scalability to new levels of performance
- Support for all industry standard mobile and desktop graphics APIs and Operating Systems
- Fully backwards compatible with PowerVR MBX and SGX Series5 families
IPS 9. 7 inch screen at 1024 x 768 high resolution – The high end screen you only see on iPad 2 . This adds an amazing clarity to all images on the tablet, as well as allowing viewing from almost any angle! It has better black color than normal screen, and has much faster response than normal screen as well, which is good for playing games and watching sports and action movies.
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s RAM: High speed DDR 3 1.0 GB
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s has 1GB DDR3 RAM built-in– It has 64 bit two channels. The speed is 50% faster than single channel DDR3 RAM. This allows for numerous tasks and apps to be run at the same time with no loss in speed or responsiveness in the tablet. Furthermore this allows data to be processed faster, meaning 3D games run better than ever!
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Apps: Official Google Market ( Google Play ) Access
Google Market is pre-installed on Q97s. You can access and download more than 400,000 apps directly from your tablet.
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s FLASH Suppot: Fully support FLASH
The latest version (v11.2) of FLASH player is pre-installed on Q97s. You can watch YouTube and other flash-based Internet video sites directly in the browser.
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Cameras: 5MP Back Facing Camera with auto-focus and 2MP HD Front Facing WebCam Optional (2/0.3MP in default)
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s has two built-in cameras. The rear camera is 5MP – now people won’t laugh you when you use your tablet to take pictures. The front camera is 2MP HD, so you can do video chat with your friends and family in HD!
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Video: 2K Super HD
Supports 2K Super HD , and all other HD formats. Q97s can automatically recognize HD TV connection, and output video signal to TV. It displays on both tablet and TV for all operations. When HD video is playing, the tablet screen will be off.
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Enclosure and Battery: Ultra-thin Metal Enclosure and Super Long Battery Life
Enclosure – The case for the UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s has been uniquely designed, makes it a pleasure to be hold in your hands. The body is ultra-thin, only 9.9mm. AXP 221 smart power management chip dynamically adjust the power, plus the huge 6,000 mAh battery – the largest one never seen in tablet, you can enjoy 8 hours non-stop web surfing time and super long the standby time.
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Connection: Super High Speed WiFi and 3G
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s supports WiFi standard 802.1 b/g/n, and also support external 3G dongles (see supported 3G dongle list at the end for more details).
Model with buit-in 3G is also available for customized tablet orders.
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Sensor: The Most Sensitive Gravity Sensor on the Market
3 axis gravity sensor, super sensitive.
- 1 x UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Tablet PC
- 1 x USB Cable
- 1 x Charger
- 1 x OTG Cable
UPlay Customized Tablet (white label) Q97s Tablet support the following 3G Module:
- E1820 3G Module: WCDMA, Manufacturer: Huawei
- E1782 3G Module: WCDMA, Manufacturer: Huawei
- E1750 3G Module: WCDMA, Manufacturer: Huawei
- E230 3G Module: WCDMA, Manufacturer: Huawei
- E1550 3G Module: WCDMA, Manufacturer: Huawei
- E180 3G Module: WCDMA, Manufacturer: Huawei
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