Today, Huawei unveiled the world’s first HarmonyOS powered tablet lineup. These new tablets are labeled as the new generation of the Huawei MatePad Pro series and come with a number of new technologies.
According to the information, the new MatePad Pro lineup consists of three new models – Huawei MatePad Pro 12.6, and MatePad Pro 10.8.
Aside from the display sizes and HarmonyOS, Huawei has also made some new changes in the design aspects. These tablets are unique on their own and it’s time that we dive into their details.
“The new HUAWEI MatePad Pro is the perfect tool that will inspire users to be more productive and creative. With the new HarmonyOS 2, users can take advantage of apps and services in completely new ways and work smarter than ever.” said Kevin Ho, COO, Huawei Consumer BG
Display and Design:
Huawei MatePad Pro has a 12.6-inch OLED FullView display. With an aspect ratio of 16:10 and narrow bezels that measure just 5.6mm thin, the display offers a 90 percent screen-to-body ratio.
The OLED FullView display also supports a high contrast ratio of a million-to-one2 and the wide DCI-P3 color gamut, allowing it to produce better defined and true-to-life colors. Furthermore, HUAWEI MatePad Pro has a color accuracy
This MatePad Pro version features a 10.8-inch display with an IPS panel, CPI-P3 wide color gamut, 540nit brightness level, 2560 x 1600 pixels resolution, and a hole punch display design on the top left corner of the display.
Huawei MatePad 12.6-inch variant equipped with 5 nanometers processed HiSilicon Kirin 9000 and the WiFi model powered by Kirin 9000E processor. On the other hand, Huawei is teaming up with Qualcomm and brought a powerful Snapdragon 870 chipset for the 10.8-inch version.
Huawei MatePad Pro 12.6 comes with triple rear cameras, while there’s no camera on the front. On the other hand, the 10.8-inch version has a 13MP rear camera and an 8MP front-facing camera.
Super Large Battery:
Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8-inch comes with a 7250 mAh battery that could recharge with 40W Huawei SuperCharge charging. Meanwhile, the large 12.6-inch version offers a whopping 10,000mAh capacity.
Huawei MatePad Pro lineup is the world’s first tablet to provide pre-installed HarmonyOS out of the box. The new user interface glimmers on the home screen and all over the system UI, which helps users to operate freely and without any interruption or comprise features.
Talking of features, To help users quickly locate the apps they need, Huawei MatePad Pro introduces a new Bottom Dock that not only displays frequently used apps, but also recently used apps.
New Service Widgets can display real-time information, and allow users to quickly and conveniently access certain app features without even launching the apps. These widgets can be placed anywhere, and are also fully customizable for users to personalize their device according to their preferences.
Leveraging the distributed capabilities of HarmonyOS, the new Huawei MatePad Pro supports new Tablet-PC Multi-screen Collaboration capabilities: Mirror Mode, Extend Mode, and Collaborate Mode. In Mirror Mode, the screen of the connected PC is mirrored to the tablet display, allowing users to directly sign and annotate documents.
Collaborative Mode and Multi-screen collaboration:
The innovative Collaborate Mode enables true cross-platform interactions between HarmonyOS 2 and Windows, allowing users to transfer content such as text, images, and documents between connected devices with a simple drag and drop.
Tearing down the boundaries that separate tablets, smartphones, and PCs, Multi-screen Collaboration elevates what users can do with the HUAWEI MatePad Pro and other connected devices, empowering them to be more productive and creative than before.
Introduced in 2019, the first version of App Multiplier allowed tablet apps to better utilize the landscape orientation and display information with two active windows at once. With the launch of the Huawei MatePad Pro, App Multiplier brings even more ways for users to make full use of horizontal displays.
While showing an app in a single window with the new App Multiplier active, users can now swipe on the empty spaces on either side of the tablet screen to scroll up and down to navigate app content, without letting go of their grip on the tablet.
Users can also show two instances of the same app and interact with windows as if they have launched the same app twice. As of June 2021, nearly 4,000 apps have adopted App Multiplier to improve their user experiences
The new MatePad Pro supports second-generation Huawei M-Pencil and Huawei MatePad Pro just like professional designers would with a drawing pad and stylus.
Huawei also introduced the Huawei M-Pencil (2nd generation) which offers a pencil-like natural writing experience with the new platinum-coated pen nib, low latency, and support for 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity.
Inspired by the clear case back design of luxury watches, the new transparent pen tip showcases the inner workings of the stylus and comes with a frosted texture for a better drawing experience.
The new Huawei M-Pencil supports a breadth of innovative interaction features including Huawei FreeScript, which transforms handwritten content into machine-encoded text in real-time as well as double-tap to switch, Instant Shape, Instant Table, and more.
The new drawing features can also be used on third-party apps. Developed by Huawei, the Pencil Engine is open to all developers worldwide, offering a suite of features such as stroke prediction and brush effects that can all be easily integrated for richer, more natural drawing and handwriting experiences on third-party apps.
Accessories and Models:
The Huawei Smart Magnetic Keyboard is a full-sized keyboard that features key travel of 1.3mm to deliver satisfying typing experiences. Supporting Bluetooth and wireless charging, the magnetically paired keyboard synergizes with the Huawei MatePad Pro.
The 12.6-inch Huawei MatePad Pro will come in two color options of Matte Grey and Olive Green. The 10.8-inch Huawei MatePad Pro is also getting a new processor and HarmonyOS 2 paired with Huawei M-Pencil (2nd generation).
Huawei MateView and MateStation S will launch on September 23rd in Indonesia
Huawei is going to launch its high-end monitor- Huawei MateView and desktop computer- Huawei MateStation S in Indonesia. Both devices will be available for purchase by 23rd September. Besides, the company will reveal the price listing on the same day.
To date, both devices are available in limited markets only that mainly include the UK, Malaysia, Arabia, and the Philippines. Placed under the smart office category, users can enjoy a seamless work experience with the efficient features of the products.
Let’s check the detailed configuration of both devices-
Huawei MateView Monitor:
The professional Huawei MateView Monitor frames a 28.2 inches IPS screen with a minimal bezel design attached with a 100 mm stand with 18-degree rotating support. Furthermore, the screen provides a 53840 x2560 pixel resolution support with a 60 Hz screen rate, 100% sRGB color gamut, and 500 nits brightness support.
Besides, it offers smart bar easy swiping features for instantaneous controls. Additionally, it has a USB Type-C input, two Type-A 3.0 inputs, an HDMI 2.0 port, a MiniDP slot, and a headphone jack. The supply input supports up to 135W power supply. The main highlight includes-
- Simple and Hazy Design
- 28.2 inches HDR Supported Display
- 60 Hz Screen Refresh Rate
- 3840 x 2560 Pixle Resolution
- Touch Controls
- Wireless Projection, WiFi, BT 5.1 conntivity
- 135 Power Supply Support
Huawei MateStation S:
Integrating a 23.8 inches display, AMD Ryzen 4600G processor CPU, and a wired fingerprint inbuilt keyboard, Huawei MateStation S is the company’s first desktop computer. It offers 8 GB of DDR4 RAM, a 256 GB NVMe SSD, and rated output power of 300 W.
The processor and memory combination is powerful enough for providing multi-tasking, screen collaboration including some light gaming. Furthermore, it comes with Huawei share enabling easy file transfer, cross-device editing, and more. Besides, it features a smart cooling system that provides consistent performance. The key configuration includes-
- Star Trail Design
- 293 x 93 x 315.5mm Dimensions
- 4.2Kg Weight
- AMD Ryzen 4600G Processor
- Huawei Share
- Bluetooth 5 Connetivity
Pricing and Availability:
The company is yet to announce a price listing for the Huawei MateView as well as the MateStation S. Likewise, other products the company will put the launched models for pre-sale with additional benefits. We’ll bring you further update regarding this until then stay tuned with us.
Huawei MateStation X Details: Specifications, Features and Pricing
Huawei introduced the Huawei MateStation X, the company’s first all-in-one PC at the Smart Office Product Launch Conference. It integrates all the desktop features including display, CPU, and rest into one reducing the wire struggle.
At the same time, it features one of the larger displays in terms of screen-to-body ratio. Its processor is powered by an AMD Ryzen series chipset. After giving all the necessary features, input interfaces, and functions, the company keeps a simplistic look making it more elegant for the office environment.
Before jumping on the details configuration, let’s check the highlights below-
Huawei MateStation X Key Features:
- 4k display of 28.2 inches
- Simplistic Look
- AMD Ryzen Processor
- Diavlet Audio Technology
- Smart Connection
Below you can explore Huawei MateStation X Specifications-
Huawei MateStation X Specifications:
Huawei MateStaion X comes with a 28.2 inches IPS screen occupying a 92% screen-to-body ratio. Its thick border screen provides a maximum viewing area with 614.16 x 529.74 x 187 mm dimensions, meanwhile, its weight is 9Kg.
Using Huawei’s self-developed hinge design, the display is attached with an adjustable stand with an angle range of 0-20 degrees. Furthermore, the back cover is made with an aluminum alloy using CNC processing, presenting a sophisticated look at the back.
The 28.2 IPS screen is able to produce 3840 x 2560 screen resolution with 164 PPI color accuracy. Besides, it has 178-degree viewing angles, 98% P3, and 100% sRGB color gamut coverage with 500 nits of peak brightness. Additionally, its touch-sensitive screen includes en-point touch, anti-fingerprint, and AR anti-glare technology.
However, it has obtained two TUV Rheinland eye care certificates for low blue light and a flicker-free screen. Moreover, it visualizes vivid details of an image, video, and presentation for professionals and keeps their eyes protected.
This all-in-one PC is equipped with a 7nm octa-core AMD Ryzen series chipset, AMD Radeon graphics card processor, and Huawei shark Fin Fan cooling system. This setup has a 16% increase in performance than the previous generations.
Moving ahead, its 16 GB dual-channel memory and 512 GB storage allows seamless multitasking. The processer is available in two variants that include-
- Ryzen 5 5600H + 16GB DDR 3200MHz RAM + 512GB M.2 2280 interface SSD
- Ryzen 7 5800H + 16GB DDR 3200MHz RAM + 512GB M.2 2280 interface SSD
The Huawei MateStation comes pre-installed with Windows 10 OS and is able to collaborate with other Huawei devices. In addition, it supports, Huawei computer manager, display management, one-key fingerprint boot, smart voice inputs, and Huawei factory restore.
The audio technology is installed by Diavlet which includes four microphones and 3 speakers integrated into the system itself. The MateStation X lets users enjoy deep and explosive sound effects and reduce unwanted environmental noise.
Its sound system includes 2 full-range speakers with 5W each and a subwoofer of 10W producing immersive sound. Meanwhile, the four-microphone mechanism supports a 5-meter long-distance pickup with AI noise filtration technology. It means it processes the recoded voice after eliminating environmental noise such as keyboard typing and fans etc.
Connectivity and Input Interface:
This system comes with a built-in Huawei Sharing area and wireless connectivity support. It can be connected with Huawei wireless Keyboard CD33 and Bluetooth Mouse AF30. Furthermore, users can enjoy WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5,1 connectivity.
It has an AC input supply of 90-264V and a DC output supply of 16V/24A. Besides, it also features a headphone jack, two Type-C (USB 3.2), and 2 Type-A (USB 3.2) ports on the side. The maximum power supply support by both input ports is 5V/2A.
Availability and Pricing:
The Huawei MateStaion is on pre-sale and the desired buyers can book their order with an advance payment of 100 Yuan worths 300 Yuan. Meanwhile, the last date of full payment is September 25th. It’s available in Silver and Deep Space Gray colors.
- AMD R5 version with 16GB+ 512GB memory will cost 9,999 Yuan
- AMD R7 version with 16GB+ 512GB memory will cost 11,999 Yuan
Huawei MateBook 14s: Specifications, Features and Pricing
Huawei’s larger display laptop- Huawei MateBook 14s has finally debuted at the smart office product launch conference alongside other products. Specifically designed for office work, it integrates multiple devices for easy sharing and collaboration among them.
The Huawei Mobile App Engine is the most astonishing feature launch on this platform and pre-installed in the MateBook 14s. It integrates the AppGallery ecosystem on Huawei laptops and lets the users enjoy the wide app collection of the Huawei Store. This laptop has three color variants and two processor variants.
Before discussing its system configuration, let’s check the price first-
- 6,999 Yuan for i5-11300H/16GB/512GB
- 7,999 Yuan for i7-11370H/16GB/512GB
- 8,999 Yuan for i7-11370H/16GB/1TB
It’s time to move to the full specifications of Huawei MateBook 14s-
- 14.2 inches Display
- Windows 10 OS (Upgradable to Windows 11)
- 11th Generation Intel Processor
- Huawei Mobile App Engine
- Huawei Sound Technology
- Face and Fingerprint Unlock
- 60Wh Battery with 90W Charging
- WiFi 6 and BT 5.1 Wireless Connectivity
Huawei MateBook 14s Specfications:
Comes in three harmonious colors, Huawei MateBook 14s measures 313.82 x 229.76 x 16.7 mm dimensions with a lightweight of 1.43 Kg. It has a 720HD front camera, fingerprint scanner inbuilt power button, a full-size keyboard, and a wide touchpad for mouse controls. The available color includes-
- Spruce Green
- Bright Moon Silver
- Deep Space Gray
The MateBook 14s frames a larger display of 14.2 inches covering a 90% of screen-to-body ratio. The LTPS screen produces a high pixel resolution of 2530 x 1680 meanwhile its color accuracy is 213 PPI giving a detailed look of an image, video, or during an online conference.
Moving on to its viewing capabilities, it has 400 nits brightness, 100% SRGB color gamut, 1.07 billion color depth, 1500:1 contrast, and 178-degree viewing angles. Overall, it delivers a clear visual impression to the viewer. Moreover, users can also switch between 90Hz and 60 Hz screen refresh rates via pressing Fn + R.
Furthermore, it clears the TUV Rheinland hardware-level low blue light and no flicker test and received the eye protection certification. In addition, it comes with a smart brightness mode for screen brightness adjustment.
Processor and Memory:
This laptop comes with Intel Core i7 and i5 of 11th Generation and Intel Iris X graphic card. It’s capable of executing multiple tasks with 45W of high performance. In Addition, it offers two storage memory options of 512GB and 1TB providing the 16GB of LPDDR4 high capacity RAM.
Meanwhile, its heat dissipation system features Huawei Shark fan dual fans with an S-shaped thin fan blade. Furthermore, it has a conventional arrangement of copper double heat pipes for uniform heat conduction.
Huawei Mobile App Engine:
Turn your computer into your smartphone, Huawei Mobile App Engine lets you install and play apps and games directly on the larger screen of your Huawei MateBook 14s. With the support of multi-window mode, you can keep continuing your work and entertainment simultaneously without leaving anyone.
Battery and Charging:
In terms of battery life, it features a 60 Wh high-capacity battery and supports the 90W Huawei Super Fast Charging adapter. With the help of the USB-C interface, users can have a 24 x 7 battery standby even after charging other devices such as smartphones, and tablets.
Audio and Sound:
This laptop comes with a duo of quad-speaker and microphones. Huawei sound technology brings you into a world of immersive stereo sound. Meanwhile, the microphones assure a radiant voice pickup filed with global AI noise reduction technology.
The export into chapter option enables the voice input and AI subtitles. It supports Chinese, English, Japanese, Korean and other languages providing great help during international meetings for the native employees.
Huawei Exclusive Applications:
The laptop features Huawei App Market opening the high-quality app and theme collection that are quickly accessible even without installing them. In this line, it also offers Huawei browser and cloud space to provide multi-device synchronization and remote data accessibility.
Huawei Share is one of the sharing features allowing the transfer of images, videos, audio, and more data among Huawei devices. Adding to this, it also supports computer managers, display management, and Huawei restore factory settings.
The wireless connectivity includes WiFi 6 giving bufferless browsing and Bluetooth 5.1 for a prompt connection. Besides, if also support face unlock, users can access the device event without feeding any passcode.