Finally, we have stepped into the Huawei Mate 50 series launch month. And the day is not so far when we will have the first official look at the most anticipated smartphone. Apart from the Mate 50 lineup, today Huawei has announced that it will release the 2-in-1 MateBook E Go equipped with Windows 11 on the same date – September 6.
The details of the new Huawei MateBook E Go Windows 11 product are coming from the official Weibo blog of the company. Alongside, Huawei has also shared a giant promo poster showcasing the elegant models of the respective device.
Speaking of the promotional image, the company has mentioned that the all-new Huawei MateBook E Go will launch on September 6, with the iconic Mate 50 series. Thus, a lot of new surprises are making their way to the consumers, this month.
MateBook E Go – A new face in the notebook world
Huawei has seemingly done some amazing work with the MateBook E-Go device. This reflects in the name that has 2-in-1 phrasing and carries a hidden meaning in it. Consequently, the device will give you the experience of both – a tablet and a notebook.
According to the internal reports, the MateBook E Go device will appear with the Windows 11 interface. Further, it will showcase a compact detachable keyboard that uses a flexible touchpad. You can also operate the device with Huawei M-Pencil Stylus accordingly and can place it at the side edges of the tablet.
Besides, the poster displays two stylish models in black and white colors. While the keyboards will use black and pink tones. Together, these shades will not only provide a calmness to the eyes but will also attract the users differently.
As per the previous reports, the device hearsay to power the Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3 chipset. Ultimately, this processor will boost the overall performance of the device and let the users handle numerous tasks efficiently. Aside, the laptop is also said to support 65W of fast charging. What else? Well, we will get to know every bit at the upcoming Mate 50 series launch event.
Huawei MatePad 11 and 10.8 gets HarmonyOS 188.8.131.52
Huawei is rolling out HarmonyOS 184.108.40.206 for MatePad 11, upgrading from HarmonyOS 220.127.116.11/163. While on the other hand, Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8 is getting HarmonyOS 18.104.22.168 upgrading from HarmonyOS 22.214.171.124. 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.