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KUU K2 Review; Best Budget Notebook Laptop Available on Gearbest


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This article is about Kuu K2 laptop is one of the best and latest products from Gearbest, Kuu K2 laptop comes with numerous features that make it one of the best and cheapest laptop currently.

If you want to know more about this new gadget price, hardware, features, Pros, Cons and other important information about Kuu K2 laptop, then keep reading because this article is all about Kuu K2 laptop review.

Kuu K2 Review

KUU K2 Review

It’s the first time we are reviewing Gearbest on this blog, Kuu K2 laptop was produced and marketed by Gearbest, a new China-based tech company, this organization is just like other Chinese brands that use ODM or OEMs. Use can check Kuu K1 one of their product.

The design of Gearbest’s K1 laptop is just the reminiscent of L hmzniy A9 14.1- inch laptop. Currently Kuu K2 laptop is sold for just $405.

Kuu K2 Laptop Hardware

Kuu K2 Laptop Hardware
image : gearbest

Kuu K2 Laptop was powered by Core i5-5257U processor, one of the latest and best Broadwell-based processors it was launched five years ago and built on a 14nm manufacturing process. Kuu K2 Laptop has

two cores, 3MB cache, four threads and one rather higher base frequency which helps to translate a relatively high power consumption/dissipation.

Fortunately, Kuu K2 Laptop has inbuilt Intel’s Iris Graphics 6100, which is considered as “powerful” GPU.

Kuu K2 Laptop also runs on slower and power-hungry DDR3 (8GB Winston/UMAX, removable) with SATA rather than PCIe

NVMe SSD, a ShanDianZhe/Lhmzniy M2 model. Kuu K2 Laptop comes with Intel WirelessAC-3165 WI-Fi combo for connectivity with a 15.6-inch full HD IPS screen, and also with a tiny, tiny bezel, in charge of the display. To complete all off, Kuu K2 Laptop has a 38Whr battery.

Here are the complete specs of the Kuu K1 configuration

  • CPU: Intel Core i5-5257U
  • Graphics: Intel Iris Graphics 6100
  • RAM: 8GB DDR3
  • Screen: 15.6-inch 1920 x 1080 resolution
  • Storage: 256GB ShanDianZhe M2
  • Ports: 1 x HDMI, 2 x USB 3.0, audio jack, MicroSD card reader
  • Connectivity: Intel Wireless-AC 3165, 802.11ac Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Weight: 1.8kg
  • Size: 36 x 24 x 2.5cm (H x W x D)
  • Battery: 38Whr

Audio And Camera

Kuu K2 Laptop has an inbuilt integrated stereo speakers that reproduced audio tends to the medium and high frequencies, although the listening volume is good, but it’s not really high, the audio captured by the microphone is of good quality.

Kuu K2 Laptop also comes with webcam integrated it is positioned in the upper area of the screen, it main perform poorly, especially in low light conditions. Kuu K2’s webcam is suitable for making video calls or video conferences.

Kuu K2 Review Design

Kuu K2 Design
Image: GearBest

Kuu K2 screen is 14.1 inches Full HD matter (therefore opaque) with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, it was assembled using IPS panel which guarantees a fantastic density of pixels.

Reflections management of Kuu K2 is excellent, but it is a characteristic of opaque screens, and the practical use of the screen is also not bad, which is good for the production of multimedia content, including streaming videos on Netflix, YouTube and other platforms.

Battery And Autonomy

Battery And Autonomy
image: gearbest

KUU K2 comes with 2*5000mAH/38Wh battery, it is the feature that most represents a compromise for this type of notebook.

It can work perfectly for over 12 hours of standby time and also for 5 hours or more of average use. KUU K2 battery charger quickly which is pretty good.

Most of notebook charger that are connected via a traditional plug and which will require a wait of over 3 hours for a full charge. Charging that’s can’t take place via the integrated USB-C port.

Kuu K1’s In Use And Performance Benchmarks

These are how the Kuu K1 performed in our suite of benchmark tests.

  • Passmark: 2112.5
  • Passmark CPU: 4457.6
  • CPU-Z: 274 (single-thread); 932.6 (multi thread)
  • Geekbench: 772 (single-core); 1562 (multi-core); 3728 (compute)
  • Cinebench CPU: 679
  • CrystalDiskMark: 283MBps (read); 244MBps (write)
  • Novabench: 807
  • Atto:  270MBps (read, 256mb); 244MBps (write, 256mb)
  • AJA: 263MBps (read); 235MBps (write)
  • Windows Experience Index: 4.8

Kuu K2 Quick Description Main Features And Specifications

Kuu K2 Processor

  • CPU:Intel Core i5-5257U
  • Processor Graphics:Intel Iris Graphics 6100
  • CPU Cores and Threads Number: Double Cores; Quad Threads
  • Processor Frequency:2.70 GHz up to 3.10GHz
  • Storage:
  • RAM: 8GB(DDR 3)
  • ROM: 256G/512G SSD (Dual Hard Drive)
  • Screen:
  • Display Size:15.6 inch
  • Screen Type: IPS Screen
  • Resolution: FHD 1920*1080
  • Dimensions:
  • Size: 360*240*25mm
  • Net Weight: about 1.8kg
  • Package Weight:about 2.45kg
  • Network:Dual Band Wi-Fi 2.4G/5G, 802.11a/ac/b/g/n,
  • IEEE 802.11ac
  • Operating System: Windows 10
  • Speaker: Built-in two stereo speakers
  • Keyboard: With keyboard backlight
  • Screen unlock:Support fingerprint unlock
  • Fan: Single fan
  • Material: Metal shell
  • Battery: 2*5000mAH/38Wh

Kuu K2 Port:

  • 2*Micro USB3.0
  • 1*HDMI
  • 1*Headphone Jack
  • 1*TF card slot
  • 1*Power interface

Kuu K2 Package List:

  • 1 * laptop
  • 1 * Power Adapter
  • 1 * Plug Adapter(depending on your shipping country)

Kuu K2 Laptop Specification

  • Screen Type IPS Hard Disk
  • Interface Type SATA + M.2
  • Graphics Type Integrated Graphics
  • Standby time Above 8 Hours
  • Backlight Type Backlit keyboard
  • Battery Type Li-ion Battery
  • Material of back
  • cover Magnesium Aluminum Alloy
  • MS Office
  • format PPT,Excel,Word
  • Support Network Dual WiFi 2.4GHz/5.0GHz
  • USB Host Yes (2x USB 3.0 Host)
  • Model Number K1
  • CPU Brand Intel
  • Connectivity 3.5mm Headphone Jack,HDMI,Mini
  • HDMI
  • Front Camera 0.3MP
  • Display Ratio 16:9
  • Function Fingerprint Recognition,Skype
  • RAM 8GB
  • Card Reader
  • Interface yes
  • Picture format JPG,PNG,BMP,GIF
  • Usage Office,Business
  • Graphics Card
  • Frequency 300MHz~1.05GHz
  • OS Windows 10
  • Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio Jack yes

Kuu K2 Package Contents

Adapter (depending on your shipping


1 * Keyboard Sticker (depending

On your shipping country)

Threading Four thread


Package Sizes 400*250*90mm

Kuu K2 Graphics

Kuu K2 Graphics
  • Capacity 16GB
  • Product Sizes 360*240*25mm
  • Product Weights 1.8kg
  • Screen Size 15.6 inch
  • Package Weights 2.45kg
  • Classification Notebook
  • Battery Run Time over 5 hours video playing time
  • ROM 256GB SSD
  • WIFI 802.11 a/b/g wireless internet
  • Caching 3MB L3 Cache
  • Core Dual Core
  • Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080
  • Process Technology 14nm
  • Camera Type Single camera

Kuu K2 Images

  • kuu k2 front view
  • kuu k2 ports
  • kuu k2 laptop package
  • kuu k2 back view

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