The GPD XD Plus is powered by a Mediatek MT8176 processor running at 2.1Ghz, the graphics chip is a PowerVR GX6250 running at 600Mhz. There is 4GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 32GB of eMMC storage. The storage can be expanded with a MicroSD Card. The XD Plus has supports 2/5Ghz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi Fi and Bluetooth 4.1.
Powered by Android 7, the GPD XD Plus features built in game controls including dual analogue sticks manufactured by ALPS, a D-Pad and 12 gaming buttons using Omron microswitches. There are also dedicated volume buttons and a gamepad mapping button which allows you to map the controls to imitate touch screen presses. This is perfect for an Android gaming tablet for games that do not support gamepads and you can easily map them to on-screen controls.
The GPD XD Plus measures 7.87 x 7.09 x 2.44 inches and features a 5 inch H-IPS display which is vibrant and clear. You can also connect a mini HDMI to HDMI cable to your TV and display the XD Plus on there. It is great for playing games and retro games on a large TV and transform it into an Android console.
The GPD XD Plus excels at Android gaming. It can handle the latest games such as Call of Duty: Mobile and favourites such as Space Marshals and Stranger Things: The Game. There is a vast library of games to play on the Google Play Store which you have full access to.
As an Android Retro Console it also handles this very well. The GPD XD Plus supports the Vulkan API, it means apps are more optimised and run faster. It can run most systems from the 70’s up to the 2000’s
The GPD XD Plus is the perfect console for those on the go. Whether it be gaming, retro gaming or media viewing, the GPD XD Plus can handle it all.