Recently, Teclast has updated its X98 Plus to X98 Plus II. According to comparison, X98 Plus II changed its design with a new unibody rear alloy housing. As for specs, they are almost the same. Teclast X98 Plus II is equipped with a 9.7 inch retina display that supports for 2048 x 1536 pixels. Besides, Teclast X98 Plus II is a dual OS supporting device that allows users to take advantage of both Windows 10 and Android 5.1 operating systems on the device. It is powered by 5th generation Intel Atom Z8300 graphics and 8th generation Intel HD graphics, coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM large storage.
The device is ultimate slim and elegant. It is made of aluminum, glass and polycarbonate. The front of the device has a large 9.7 inch display with a front facing camera.
The back cover is made of aluminium material and houses a camera. There are several company logos on it. At the bottom of the back cover, there are a set of stereo speakers.
Right side: power button, volume button
Top side: micro USB port, micro HDMI port, 3.5mm headphone jack, micro SD card port and microphone.
X98 Plus II features a 2048×1536 IPS display with 264 PPI and 45% saturation increased for a bright display with vivid colors and smooth image. You will enjoy a great viewing experience at all angles through a combination of IPS technology.
Processor and RAM
Teclast X98 Plus II is powered by Intel Cherry Trail Z8300 64bit Quad Core 1.44GHz, up to 1.84GHz. Due to ultra-low-voltage platform, it can offer the largest high-efficiency power to run the programs. Meanwhile, the Intel Turbo boost technology has also delivered dynamic extra power when you need it. Teclast X98 Plus II has improved its internal storage to 4GB LPDDR3 RAM that allows users to do multitasking freely, and run the games, videos, music and other apps more smoothly. In addition, it uses Intel HD Graphic Gen8 GPU which can let us enjoy high quality of images, videos, games and internet searching, etc.
Teclast X98 Plus II is equipped with 64GB storage that is enough to install many apps and games. In case you need additional storage space, you can use a micro SD card to expand your tablet’s storage up to 128GB.
Teclast X98 Plus II is equipped with 2.0MP front and rear cameras. The front-facing camera is perfect for Skype calls with friends and family and rear camera for taking photos. But the resolution is very limited by today’s standards.
Teclast X98 Plus II comes with pre-loaded windows 10 and Android 5.1. Windows 10 brings back the popular Start Menu from Windows 7 and introduces new features, like the Edge Web browser that lets you mark up Web pages on your screen. While Android OS brings you outstanding entertainment experience. You can choose whatever operating systems you want and dual boot switching takes about 1 minute.
The device has 8000mAh non-removable lithium-ion battery, which can support as least 5 hours playing. If you set up the brightness at 50%, the battery will last much longer. It only takes 3 hours to fully charge the battery.
The biggest different between X98 Plus and X98 Plus II is that X98 Plus supports SIM card, while X98 Plus II doesn’t support it. That’s a pity. Like X98 Plus, X98 Plus II hasgreat Wi-Fi modem built in, with 802.11 b/g/n standards. It has no problem keeping the connection even with the low signal strength. Bluetooth 4.0 is also onboard, and it supports faster data transmission and lower battery drain. In addition, The Gravity Sensing System can significantly enhances your gaming experience.
|X98 Plus II
|2048 x 1536 (QXGA)
|10-Point, IPS Retina Capacitive Touch Screen
|Windows 10 + Android 5.1
|Intel Cherry Trail X5-Z8300, Quad Core, 1.44GHz~1.84GHz
|Intel HD Graphic Gen8
|T-FLASH Card (Support 128GB Max)
|Front 2.0MP + Rear 2.0MP
|1 x Micro USB port, 1 x TF Card slot, 1 x Micro HDMI port, 1 x 3.5mm Earphone port
|Windows OS is built-in Chinese and English, and other languages need to be downloaded by WiFi. Android OS supports multi-language.
|Youtube, Skype, File Manager, Office 365, Google Search, Play Store, Gmail, Task Manager, Browser, Gallery, Clock, Calculator, Calendar, iReader, etc
|Li-ion battery, 8000mAh
|Power Device Type
|AC Adapter, 100-240V
|DC 5V / 2.5A
|Dimension & Weight (Main Product)
|239.8 x 177.6 x 8.9 mm
|1 x Tablet PC
|1 x Micro USB Cable
|1 x Charger (A right plug AC adapter will be sent as your shipping country)
|1 x User Manual
- Dual OS
- IPS Retina 2048*1536 Screen
- Slim and Portable
- Expandable storage up to 128GB
- Affordable price
- Doesn’t support SIM card
- Low resolution camera
It isn’t the best tablet on the market, but it’s definitely a good tablet considering its specs, performance and price.