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OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

The gaming industry has grown very rapidly in recent years, with numerous types of games emerging and gaming devices becoming more and more diverse, but overall, the more popular are still handheld games and PC games. Each type of gaming device has its own advantages, such as the Nintendo Switch, the advantage is portable, play games with a strong sense of operation, but the game needs to be bought separately, and the price is very expensive.

Compared with the Switch, the desktop computer's computing speed is faster, but the huge size also makes it appear not portable. Laptops are relatively thin and light, but still not extreme enough for special gamers, so the smaller size of the computer handhelds emerged. It can use the same functions as the computer, but also the ultimate portable. And the only thing that many players regret is the lack of the Switch play machine handheld operation sense.

In this way, the handheld with Windows system was born, the STEAM game in the pocket is no longer a dream. A few years ago, the performance of the processor and power consumption ratio is not enough, may carry a large battery is only enough to play five minutes, Windows handhelds may only exist with the geek circle. But now, the performance of the processor can already be done with only 10 or so watts of power consumption can drive the game in 1080p resolution to run smoothly. But how much power can such a small handheld actually have? The answer lies in the recently released OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld.

01 Appearance and details

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld uses the Windows system without any neutering, and the normal windows system computer operation is the same, as long as you can use a desktop computer can directly start to operate OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition design incorporates the elements of the Gundam ancestor RX-78-2, the body as a whole is mainly white, cross keys and XYAB keys using the Gundam blue and Gundam red color scheme for accents, looks very sentimental, and has a richer visual effect. The whole machine is made of ABS material, so that the body only about 620g weight, but also can play a high temperature resistance, but also has a very strong resistance to impact.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

Interface, OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition machine is equipped with a USB-C4.0 interface on the top, can be connected to the external Thunderbolt graphics dock or 4K monitor; a USB-A3.0 interface, a 3.5mm audio interface; the bottom of the machine is equipped with a USB-C3.2 interface, which supports video output, can also be connected to OneXPlayer OneXPlayer custom dock docking station, can be said to be a powerful specifications of the small handheld machine.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

In addition, the OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition features a 7-inch fully laminated IPS screen with a native 1920x1200 resolution, support for point-to-point scaling, and ten-point touch control. There is also an official native 1280x800 resolution version available for players to choose from. For the 7-inch screen, whether it is 1280x800 resolution, or 1920 x 1200 resolution, actually have a very high pixel density, so to emphasize that it is not the larger the resolution is better, each screen size has its own suitable resolution.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

For the handle buttons, it follows the classic staggered layout of the mini version with the original Japanese ALPS gaming joystick, linear trigger and micro-action shoulder keys. This handheld has an S-curve back grip with an ergonomic design that provides a very comfortable grip.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld

Continuity, OneXPlayer mini Gouda co-branded limited edition battery is 48Wh fast-charging battery, standard with 100W GaN power adapter, a charge of electricity to play about 2.5 hours of continuous full load, and can be renewed at any time using a mobile power that supports PD protocol. With Wi-Fi6 technology, compared to Wi-Fi5G, the wireless connection speed has increased significantly, which allows the handheld to have a strong battery life and stable connection, whether you are playing single-player or networked games, this handheld can manage, in addition, the large fan + dual copper pipe cooling system also ensures the performance of the machine, the air outlet at the top of the handheld, there are up to 4.7CFM airflow, the main source of heat is also In the middle, not the handle grip part, heat dissipation ability is very good, but also will not interfere with the grip. With so much hardware protection, it plays Steam game performance exactly how, now to test.

02 Performance Testing

The hardware environment is an important factor in determining the gaming experience, so the hardware data is essential to run the score. This handheld is equipped with Intel's latest 12th generation Core i7-1260P processor. i7-1260P features Intel's new large and small core technology with 12 cores and 16 threads (4 performance cores and 8 energy efficient cores), with a RWD of up to 4.7GHz and 18MB of Level 3 cache.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

CPU-Z

In addition, the processor has a built-in 11th generation iRISXe core with 96EU execution units. The maximum dynamic frequency is increased to 1.40GHz.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

AIDA64

Next, run the memory performance with AIDA64, the memory of this handheld is 16GB dual-channel LPDDR5 memory, frequency 5200MHz; its read and write performance did not disappoint, read performance reached 66416MB/s, write performance reached 64261MB/s, performance is even twice the general DDR4.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

DiskMark

The handheld's hard drive is an M.2 2280 NVMe SSD with PCIE 3.0x4 support and ideal DiskMark scores. The read speed is 2434.97MB/s and the write speed is 1922MB/s. This read/write speed is perfectly adequate for running game programs on the handheld and later in the game testing session.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

AIDA64 Copy

We then used AIDA64 to test the OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld to see if the handheld could withstand the stress of high-load applications. After 60 minutes of testing, the CPU temperature was around 67 degrees. Thanks to a reasonable cooling system, it performed relatively well in a continuous high performance environment, with no adverse reactions such as green screen of death.

03 Game Testing

There may be many friends are more confused, many 3A large games put on the desktop are required to super high performance desktop CPU and discrete graphics card to run, this handheld only uses the mobile-oriented i7-1260P processor, in the end is enough to use it? In fact, in the handheld 7-inch display, a game if you can achieve a frame rate of 30FPS or more, it has been with us on the ordinary monitor 60FPS visual effect, the actual feeling of smooth, we will hardly notice any picture lagging problem, which means that it is far less than the actual performance requirements of the processor to the desktop.

About the image quality, in fact, small screen to experience 3A masterpiece without the use of high quality mode, generally speaking, medium quality, low quality play will have a good mapping experience, OneXPlayer mini Gouda co-branded limited edition handheld positioning is more mobile game scene, in the game console can not meet the scenario, the handheld is a complement.

Next we will test several popular game masterpieces. Except for "Wipeout 3", the other three games are run with 1280x800 resolution, low quality mode, and CPU power consumption adjusted to 28W in BIOS to run the game.

Horizon 5" game test

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

The average frame rate of the OneXPlayer mini Gundam Limited Edition handheld is 48 fps, which makes it a smooth gaming experience, or you can upgrade to medium quality to achieve a higher level of playability. You can also upgrade to medium quality to achieve a higher level of graphics, the actual level of playability is very high. I highly recommend playing racing games like "Horizon" and "Need for Speed" on this handheld.

Wipeout 3 playtest.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

This game is still one of the mainstream online games, Mihayou produced, by testing the whole game of fighting, OneXPlayermini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld in the "crash 3" can maintain an average frame rate of 60 frames, no screen tearing. This means that the popular "Crash 3" and "Original God" games can run smoothly on this handheld, which is a new game end choice for fans of the original God.

Playtest of Eldon's Ring of Law.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld got a good 56.5FPS in "Elden Ring of Law", a game that is natively adapted to the handle, which is currently quite hot. As mentioned above, a game in the handheld above the 30FPS screen performance, in fact, has been quite smooth running performance, will not notice the screen lag and tear, which is a surprise to me a place, it seems that the future can really play the host masterpiece anywhere, anytime.

Tomb Raider playtest.

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld experience: 3A masterpieces can also be played

Tomb Raider can reach about 43 FPS in the actual test, running smoothly is also no problem, outdoor camping or commuting on the road, a full-on 3A game against the general handheld games can not give the experience, quite good.

A round of tests, if the game in your handheld naturally adapted to the handle mode, it is simply not too good to play with it. Of course, it is also equipped with a rich full-blooded specification interface, connected to a keyboard and mouse monitor can also be used as a small host, the actual use of the scene is still quite rich, very suitable for avid gamers.

04 Summary

OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld is a new era trend of electronic products, the size of the screen is 7 inches touch screen, the overall use of handheld interaction. In addition, the OneXPlayer mini Gundam Limited Edition handheld is powered by the Intel Core i7-1260P, which uses a 10nm process to provide better battery life while maintaining performance. In terms of gaming, it can also play some of the popular online games and some large single-player games. If you later find someone playing "Eldon Rings" on the subway with a very small device, it might be the new OneXPlayer mini Gundam co-branded limited edition handheld, trendy and portable. The machine is currently on sale, starting at $7,999, and interested players can click on the link below to buy it.