PC & Tablets
Honor MagicBook 14 and 15 launched with Intel processors
At the annual Honor conference in China, the company launched the new Intel Edition of MagicBook 14 & 15, these two MagicBooks were initially announced with Ryzen chips.
The new Honor MagicBook comes in 14 and a 15.6-inch display with FullHD resolution and includes only 4.8mm bezel on the left and right sides.
Aside from its AMD Ryzen 5 and 7 series variants, these new editions come with 10th gen Intel processors with GeForce MX250 graphics, 16GB dual-channel DDR4 memory, and 512GB PCIe solid-state drive (SSD).
Honor MagicBook 14-inch has a built-in 56Wh battery and 42Wh battery on the 15.6-inch version that can be recharged with a 65W power adapter (USB Type C).
Pricing and Sale:
Honor MagicBook 14 i5/8GB RAM/ 512GB is priced at 5099 CNY.
Honor MagicBook 14 i5/16GB/512GB is priced at 5399 CNY.
Honor MagicBook 14 i7/8GB/512GB version is priced at 5799 CNY.
Honor MagicBook 15 i5/8GB/512GB is priced at 5199 CNY.
Honor MagicBook 15 i5/16GB/512GB is priced at 5499 CNY.
Honor MagicBook 15 i7/8GB/512GB version is priced at 5899 CNY.
Honor MagicBook 14 and 15 series intel versions will be on sale starting January 1, 2020, in China.
Honor MagicBook 15 series exceeds 10,000 units in first sale
Honor MagicBook 14 and 15 goes official including Linux and Windows versions
PC & Tablets
Huawei MatePad 11 2023 specs leaked including Qualcomm Snapdragon 870
Huawei MatePad 11 2023 specs leaked ahead of the unveiling on March 23 and the company will use Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset for this upcoming tablet.
The leaked specs revealed that Huawei MatePad 11 2023 tablet comes in two versions – a flat panel and a soft panel screen designed with various features. There are four colors to choose from including purple, obsidian black, island blue, and crystal white.
Tipster DigitalChatStation says that the MatePad 11 2023 is equipped with an 11-inch screen with 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution. It will provide a high scale viewing experience with a 120Hz refresh rate.
The tab utilizes 8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB internal storage variants. It packs a big 7250mAh battery to provide a long-lasting power backup. You can recharge this device with a 22.5W super fast charger.
Don’t forget that the MatePad 11 2023 will be powered by HarmonyOS 3.1 operating system along with a number of new features optimized for such a large screen. On the flip hand, the initial generation device is the first to come with HarmonyOS 2 in 2021.
The standard and WiFi versions are equipped with WiFi connectivity. But we can’t deny the possibility for the LTE model.
Huawei MatePad 11 2023 also appeared on Geekbench with model number DBR-W10. It achieved a single-core performance of 914 points and 3058 points on the multi-core benchmark.
Interestingly, the software that Geekbench recognized is based on Android 12. In that case, you should know that HarmonyOS comes with open-source Android project libraries, that’s how it’s observed as Android.
The tablet has Snapdragon 870 octa-core chip, while its predecessor featured Snapdragon 865 mobile platform.
Soft screen version:
This tablet is designed with innovation, and it brings anti-glare eye protection, paper-like reading, and writing user experience. You should know that the new screen can eliminate 97% of the direct light reflection in the environment.
The tablet also has a single camera on the rear side along with an LED flash to support your rear side photographs.
Learn more below.
Huawei MatePad 11 2023 soft screen design revealed by TUV Rheinland
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Huawei MatePad 11 global users gets HarmonyOS 3 update
Huawei MatePad 11 is one of the most powerful tablets and it is now receiving one of the most productive software upgrades that will take to the HarmonyOS 3 operating system.
Huawei has released a brand new software update for the global Huawei MatePad 11 users and it comes with HarmonyOS build version 126.96.36.199. The package is huge at 4.94Gb, reflecting the characteristics of this major software.
Before we jump into the details, you should know that Huawei MatePad 11 is one of the first tablets to run the HarmonyOS operating system for global consumers. Since then, Huawei established HarmonyOS as the sole software for global tablet devices.
It’s also the first tablet to come with a flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset. That has a pre-installed HarmonyOS 2 version, which will now upgrade the experience with HarmonyOS 3. This latest development comes after the device completed its successful testing and installation in China.
The changelog reveals HarmonyOS 3 new service widget management tool. This includes stack widgets, which you can form by dragging the widgets of the same size on top of each other. You swipe up or down to switch between widgets.
Swipe down further to expand the stack and swipe left on a widget to remove it. Hole and drag a widget to adjust its position in the stack or drag it to the home screen.
Other than that widget combo is also there, you can drag widgets of different sizes and app shortcuts together to group them into a combo. You later adjust the combo size or use a combo template.
There’s another important feature that comes to the Huawei MatePad 11 is smart folders, which I liked the most. You can adjust a folder size based on the number of apps within it.
The new super device supports connecting to and interacting with more device types via Super Device, without even having to be logged in to the same Huawei ID.
Other than that, the new media controller fetches audio sharing with two connected FreeBuds earphones and listens to music simultaneously.
SuperHub is an addition that will give the major capability to MatePad 11 users. It allows you to share multiple forms of content between apps, and devices at a single time, by dragging text, images, and files to SuperHub.
Furthermore, the new notes app adds features such as importing notes in multiple formats, editing and converting handwritten notes to text, and recognizing notes. There are also new features and improvements made to the security and privacy section, which you should explore.
(via – Huaweiailesi)
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Huawei Qingyun G540 commercial notebook is drop resistant
On March 23, at Spring Flagship New Product Launch Conference, Huawei will launch a new commercial thin and light notebook – Qingyun G540, which has a unique new design and it is drop resistant
Looking at the promo, Huawei Qingyun G540 is something different than the consumer version of MateBook. This new notebook has a built-in cam protector, which you close or opens with a physical button beside the front-facing camera.
It has a 180-degree hinge mechanism that allows you to open the notebook flat on a table. Also, the keyboard is the spill-resistant keyboard. Lastly, Huawei Qingyun G540 brings a unique new capability of being drop resistant, which is something new to the entire notebook lineup.
However, you should know that the latest Huawei Qingyun G540 notebook comes under the commercial lineup of the notebook series. Also, it’s a new product genre than the MateBook series.
This notebook is already listed on the official website and it comes in only one color option – Space gray. This notebook is powered by Windows 11 Home Chinese Edition. It is 325 mm wide, 218mm depth, 17.2mm height, and weighs approx 1.39kg with a 42 wh battery and a different weight for a 56Wh battery.
The display expands at 14 inches with an IPS panel, 16:9 screen ratio, 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution, up to 300 nits brightness, 60Hz refresh rate, 45% NTSC color gamut, 100% sRGB, and up to 178-degree viewing angle.
There are three chipset options including the 12th Generation Intel Core i7-1260P Processor, the 12th Generation Intel Core i5-1240P Processor, and the 12th Generation Intel Core i5-1235U Processor.