PC & Tablets
Huawei MateBook 13, MateBook D15 and MatePad Pro launching on June 8 in Singapore
Huawei has announced that its two new notebooks – the Huawei MateBook 13 and Huawei MateBook D15 as well as its flagship tablet, Huawei MatePad Pro 4G will launch in Singapore on 8 June 2020.
Pre-orders are available from 30 May to 7 June. The Huawei MateBook 13 priced at S$1,598, Huawei MateBook D15 at S$998, and Huawei MatePad will be retailing at S$898. While sales will start from 8 June 2020 in all Huawei Concept stores, selected consumer electronic stores and official online stores with Lazada and Shopee.
Customers can look forward to receiving exclusive bundle deals with each purchase of the following products, while stocks last:
- Huawei MateBook 13: Huawei Wireless Bluetooth Mouse, Huawei Laptop Sleeve Bag, Huawei Back-up (1 TB storage), and Huawei FreeBuds 3, worth S$672
- Huawei MateBook D 15: Huawei Laptop Sleeve Bag, Huawei Back-up (1 TB storage), and Huawei FreeBuds 3, worth S$374
- Huawei MatePad Pro: Huawei Smart Magnetic Keyboard, Huawei M-Pencil, 1-year 50GB Huawei Mobile Cloud Storage, WPS Office premium membership, 3-months Huawei Video subscription.
You can purchase these devices from the retailers linked below.
Huawei MatePad Pro:
Huawei MateBook 13 and Huawei MateBook D15:
Phil Xu, Managing Director of Huawei Consumer Business Group Singapore said, “We are excited to introduce a new range of laptops as well as the latest tablet in Singapore that are the perfect companions for consumers looking for high performance and extreme portability.
“These devices are stylish, powerful, and smart, which makes it perfect for both work and relaxation. As we continue to expand our product offerings in the market, we would like our customers to enjoy a seamless interconnected experience within the product ecosystem including our handsets and wearables,” he added.
Huawei MatePad Pro series launched including the world’s first 5G and punch hole display tablets
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
PC & Tablets
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 220.127.116.11. 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)
PC & Tablets
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.