It hasn’t been long when the latest Huawei MateBook 14S made its grant entry to the UK stores. It was launch at the starting of this month with two color options along with premium hardware and software technologies of Huawei.
At present, the laptop is currently available for pre-order with expected shipment starting from 27th October. Users who’ll buy this laptop from pre-sale will get the Huawei Display 23.8 inch valued at £109.99 alongside one more gift.
This offer is exclusive for a limited period of time until the gifts are stocked. So don’t waste this chance and grab this latest MateBook 14s featured with Huawei Mobile App Engine. Below you can check the pricing list and gift details for the laptop in the country.
Huawei MateBook 14S UK offers and Price:
- Offered Price: £1199.99
- Savings: £229.99
- Available Colors: Space Grey, Spruce Green
- Memory: 16GB+512GB
- Processor: Intel Core i7
- Huawei Display 23.8 inch FHD Fullview (Black) valued at £109.99
- Huawei Bluetooth Mouse 2nd generation (Olive Green) valued at £49.00
Now its time to explore the details of the laptop which is worth £1199.99 for the customers-
- Display: 14.2 inches LTPS display
- Resolution: 2520 x 1680, 213 PPI
- Refresh Rate: 90 Hz / 60 Hz
- Processor: 11 Gen Intel Core
- Graphics: Intel Iris Xe Graphics
- RAM: 16GB/8GB LPDDR4
- Battery: 60Wh
- Connectivity: WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.1
Huawei MateBook 14S Specification:
The Huawei MateBook 14s laptop has a 14.2-inch display covering 313.82 x 229.76 x 16.7 mm dimensions and weighs around 1.43 KG. Furthermore, the display made of LTPS screen offers 2520 x 1680, resolution with 213 PPI accuracy, 400 nits brightness, 100% sRGB color gamut, 1.07 billion color contrast ration, and 178 degrees viewing angle.
In addition, the refresh rate is switchable between 90 Hz and 60 Hz to provides a clear visual impression to the viewer. Users can switch via pressing Fn + R keys from the full-size keyboard. Meanwhile, the display is certified by TUV Rheinland to assures eye protection and comes with smart brightness mode.
The laptop is powered by Intel Core i7 and i5 of 11th Generation paired with an Intel Iris X graphic card. Additionally, it has 512GB and 1TB hard disk synchronized with 16GB of LPDDR4 high capacity dual channel RAM. Meanwhile, it packs a 60 Wh high-capacity battery with a 90W Huawei Super Fast Charging adapter.
With Huawei’s capability, there the software configuration is the last thing to worry about. The MateBook 14s equip Windows 10 OS that will soon upgrade to Windows 11. On top of this, users can also enjoy Huawei App Market that completely supports Mobile app Engine and other applications such as the Huawei browser, cloud space, Huawei Share, Restore factory settings, etc.
Huawei MatePad 11 and 10.8 gets HarmonyOS 22.214.171.124
Huawei is rolling out HarmonyOS 126.96.36.199 for MatePad 11, upgrading from HarmonyOS 188.8.131.52/163. While on the other hand, Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8 is getting HarmonyOS 184.108.40.206 upgrading from HarmonyOS 220.127.116.11. Below you can check the eligible tablet models to get a new software update.
- Huawei MatePad 11 WiFi DBY-W09
- Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8 2021 WiFi MRR-W29
- Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8 2021 WiFi MRR-W39
To be mentioned, this firmware is only available for the Chinese models.
According to the changelog, Huawei is adding a feature that supports two pairs of Bluetooth earphones simultaneously to allow people to listen to songs together.
This new firmware adds support for the PC mobile engine, which would enable to use of the PC version of the WPS office on a tablet. Furthermore, Huawei is installing the latest security patch for these two tablets with January 2023 HarmonyOS security update.
The latest software update for Huawei MatePad 11 and MatePad 10.4 comes is rolling out in batches and it’ll soon cover all of the devices. Below you can check the complete changelog for more information.
- Added the function of supporting two pairs of Bluetooth headsets at the same time, one song, two people, listening to the beauty together add Good (only supported by some Huawei headsets).
- Added support for PC application engine, you can use the desktop version of the office software WPS on the tablet, to get a more comprehensive and efficient office experience.
- Incorporate the January 2023 security patch to enhance system security.
Huawei PC market growth is against the trends: CEO
Over the past two years, Huawei has improved its Consumer Business portfolio in all products including PCs, and Huawei Consumers Business Group CEO, Yu Chengdong said that the company is moving towards growth in the PC market amid an industry-wide slowdown.
According to Gartner, worldwide PC shipments accounted for a total of 65.3 million units in the fourth quarter of 2022, which is a massive 28.5% decline as compared to the same quarter last year.
Garter mentioned that this is the largest quarterly shipment decline in the PC market since the market researcher began tracking the PC market in the mid-1990.
Huawei CEO said that Huawei PC products attained rapid growth in 2022 and the overall sales expanded rapidly. The Chinese tech maker has also achieved digital growth and a new milestone in key industries.
This is quite amazing but the Huawei consumer business chief has something more to say about the year ahead.
Yu said in the new year, Huawei will provide a consumer-centric approach and will continue to harness the power of research and development, open innovation, and build core competitiveness to bring new products.
The company will continue to explore industry scenarios and work with partners to create a prosperous environment for satisfying consumers’ demands. Simultaneously, Yu promised that his company will build an industry-leading commercial full-scenario service system to create a professional, efficient and powerful service ecosystem.
The new year will be filled with new energy and the Huawei PC market is likely to fulfill its promise by utilizing the company’s high-quality resources.
It will gain momentum from research, marketing, sales, supply, and service with partners in all ways possible. The collaboration will help all industry players to get their fair share of growth in the commercial market.
Yu emphasized that the company is willing to work with partners and explore the upcoming industry transition.
Huawei to launch new tablet in Q2 this year
This year is different and we could expect a number of new tablet device devices from Huawei, in that place, new tablet devices could launch in the Q2 of this year.
Inputs reveal that Huawei could launch a new tablet lineup in Q2 because Huawei has a big launch event in the first quarter. However, there’s a minor possibility that Huawei may reschedule the tablet launch to an early or later date.
Currently, there’s no new input available on the tablets but we may come in the near future. It is possible that the upcoming tablet will be powered by the latest Snapdragon and HarmonyOS 3.1 technologies but we’ll wait for new remarks from Huawei.