Not long ago, we saw some news about the powerful ifive mini4 from the Internet. It is know that mini4 powered by Rockchip RK3288 which adopts the newest cortex-A17 architecture and bases on 28nm process. It will carry a Retina screen the same as iPad mini2 (iPad mini with Retina), 2048*1536, the ppi up to 327. Compared with cortex-A9, cortex-A17 is higher 60% than A9 in performance. It’s the best solution of high energy consumption. Besides, Rockchip RK3288 processor plays the accumulation of advantage in audio and video in the field of video support, it supports H.265 hardware decoding, 4K video output and playback. But when is it going to be on the market? Only time will tell.
However, FNF has a lot of excellent products. ifive mini 3GS is one of them. Let’s see the features first.In body size, there is no doubt that FNF put a lot of effort in thickness. It just only 6.5mm. In hardware part, mini 3GS powered by Octa-core processor MTK6592, 1.7GHz, Mali-450 MP4 GPU, 2GB LPDDR2 RAM and 7.9 inch IPS Retina which PPI is 324.
Mini 3GS’s Package and Accessories
In many ways, FNF is an excellent brand who has great ideas. It can be said that each product of FNF has been well-built. They also want to get rid of shackles of homogeneity. While they draw the appearance of outstanding product, they also create some its own characteristics so that give users a good impression. We can feel from the whole package brightly.
Mini 3GS’s Package
Mini 3GS’s Accessories
Every corner of package of mini 3GS shows the main melody of “5”, colorful lines also draws the young vitality! In accessories, we can see from the above picture, it contains micro USB cable and Adapter.
Mini 3GS’s Appearance of the Design
Thin Body Design
Actual Test Result: 7.13mm
When I received mini 3GS, the first feeling is thin and light, extremely thin and light. The official data for 6.5mm, and the actual test result for 7.13mm. It is even thinner than many flagship mobile phone. I feel like a small notebook at a meeting.
Mini 3GS’s 5mm narrow frame design
One hand holding
There is no doubt that 5mm narrow frame design can make us feel great in visual.
Mini 3GS’s Details: indicating lamp
Red when charging
Flashing blue when new notice coming
According to the different brightness and color, we can determine what kind of information. There are several tips from the indicator of mini 3GS.
- Red continuously: charging
- Green continuously: full charging
- Blue flashing: short messages or missed calls.
Mini 3GS’s Retina Screen
ifive Mini 3GS adopted 2048×1536 resolution on a 7.9 inch screen, which makes the screen PPI reached 324.
Mini 3GS’s Screen shot comparison
By comparing the real effect of proofs, we can see that the overall performance of the screen is pretty good. In general, it looks rather cold. Those who like warm screen of Samsung may be need some times to adapt it. But I think that the screen is more close to the true.
Mini 3GS’s Visual Angle
Lateral viewing effect
Vertical viewing effect
Thanks to the good properties of IPS, ifive Mini 3GS can almost reach 180 degrees in the visual angle.
Mini 3GS’s Display effect
After affirmed the screen of mini 3GS, the display effect of high resolution is we consumers most concerned about. According to our test result, the mini 3GS has a good display effect.
We can see from the proof, each icon of mini 3GS is very delicate.
Mini 3GS’s Performance Analysis
MTK6592 consists of 8 Cortex-A7 core components, using TSMC 28nm process, MediaTek said that the frequency can up to 2.0GHz, but 1.7GHz actually for some reason. GPU of MTK6592 is mail 450 mp4, about two times as much as the mail 400 MP4. Mali450-MP4: Mali450-MP4 image kernel, 700MHz frequency, 152Mtri/s, 2.8Gpix/s, supports full HD video and decoding w/Richest format.
Basemark OS II
MT6592 is the world’s first true eight nuclear intelligent machine system on chip (SoC). The so-called real eight nuclear refers to eight Cortex-A7 core can run at the same time. The score runs on AnTuTu Benchmark reached 28000 points, is close to Qualcomm snapdragon 800, Samsung Orion 5410 and NVIDIA Tegra 4. At the same time, it can compatible with the Android 5.0, support eight core chip is a feature of Android 5.0.
Mini 3GS’s Performance of playing games
Modern Combat 4
Modern Combat 4 is a first person shooter game, which is relatively rich and magnificent picture. High definition 2048×1536 screen shows details most incisive, and Modern Combat 4 runs smoothly on mini 3GS in the entire game operation.
The Octa-core age is arriving. If any manufacturers stop in the quad-core age, that is equal to backward, and it will be eliminated by market. Mini 3GS is the first tablet of FNF Octa-core series. After practical experience, I think it is a good tablet. The retina screen is clear. Not only playing games but also watching movies, it runs smoothly. Besides, the price of tinydeal.com is really reasonable. I recommend it to you.