New Huawei MatePad Air, a tablet with a large screen and a rival to the iPad

Brian Adam

New Huawei MatePad Air, a tablet with a large screen and a rival to the iPad

The Asian firm Huawei has announced the tablet MatePad Air. This is a model that comes with a very attractive design and has a large screen. Thus, it becomes a rival to Apple’s iPads. We tell you everything that this model that has an operating system offers HarmonyOS 3.1.

This device includes a high-resolution LCD screen of 2,800 x 1,840 pixels and which has dimensions of 11.5 inches. Your update frequency 144hz and support for the second-generation Huawei M-Pencil stylus – which is sensitive to 4,096 levels of pressure, making it a very popular choice. In this way, viewing content or allowing to be highly productive is something possible with this component.


The main hardware of this new Huawei tablet

All models in this product range use the Qualcomm processor Snapdragon 888 -which offers LTE connectivity-. The Huawei MatePad has more than enough storage and RAM to be able to do with it everything a user may need. The basic version of this tablet has 8GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB of storage (there is a superior option of 12GB and 256GB/512GB). Therefore, we are talking about a fairly powerful product that, even, can replace laptops.

Woman with purple Huawei MatePad Air tablet

This new Huawei model is not out of place in autonomy either. This is because the MatePad Air has an 8,300mAh battery that ensures up to 12 hours of typical use. And this is perfectly combined with a fast charge of 40W.

good connectivity

In this new Huawei device you will find from Wi-Fi 6 up to Bluetooth 5.2. But the good news does not end here, since the tablet has USB type C and even GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo. The latter ensures that the positioning is very effective and precise. It does not lack a couple of cameras, being the front of 8MP and the rear of 13 megapixelsmore than enough for a tablet.

Huawei MatePad Air tablet colors


Price of this tablet

The colors in which the Huawei MatePad Air is put up for sale are black; white; blue; and green. In addition, it is important to mention that its thickness of the device is only 6.4mm, so it is one of the thinnest models on the market (its weight, by the way, barely exceeds 500 grams). Its price is 410 euros to change the less powerful model and the one with more complete hardware costs €625. It does not lack a good number of accessories such as a keyboard cover or stylus (sold separately). For now, it comes to China.