Huawei announced a new budget tablet MatePad 2022. The tablet brings a 10.4-inch IPS LCD with a 1200*2000px resolution and Huawei’s Kirin 710A chipset. You get a 13MP Main Camera and an 8MP Front Camera. HarmonyOS covers the software side while the battery is rated at 7250mAh and supports 10W charging. The battery can last long about 12 hours on normal use.
Huawei MatePad 2022 comes in a single dark blue color. It’s a 4/128GB Wi-Fi-only model with cellular connectivity. The price of the Huawei MatePad SE is $305. It also comes in a 128GB storage option for $350.
Huawei MatePad 2022 Specs
- Dimensions: 245.2*155*7.4mm
- Weight: 450gg
- Materials: Glass front, aluminum back, aluminum frame (stylus support)
- Resistance: –
- Colors: Dark Blue
- Type: IPS LCD Display, 470 Nits Brightness
- Size: 10.4 Inches
- Aspect Ratio: 16:10
- Screen-to-Body-Ratio: ~81%
- Resolution: 1200*2000 Pixels
- PPI Density: ~224 PPI density
- Protection: –
- OS: Harmony OS (No Google Play Services)
- Chipset: Kirin 710A (14nm)
- GPU: Mali-G51 MP6
- Internal: 4GB 128GB
- UFS 2.1
- Card-Slot: MicroSDXC (dedicated slot)
- GPU: Mali-G51 MP4
- Module: 13 MP, f/2.2, AF
- Video Recording: 1080pixels at 30 FPS
- Module: 8 MP, f/2.4
- Video Recording: 720pixels at 30 FPS
- LoudSpeaker: Stereo Speakers (Tuned by Harmon Kardon)
- HeadPhone 3.5mm Jack: No
- Network: 4G
- Bluetooth: 4.1, A2DP, LE
- USB Port: Type-C 2.0
- Type: Li-PO 7250mah
- Charging: 10watt fast charging (reverse charging also supported)
- FingerPrint: No
- Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity sensor
- Launch Date: 2022, May 10
Huawei MatePad 2022 Review
In this article, I am gonna review Huawei’s new MatePad 10.4 New Edition 2022. Huawei has decided to make its new MatePad design identical to previous generations MatePad. The only substantial difference is found in the thickness of the tablet. Which is reduced by 0.10millimeters.
The display in New Huawei MatePad 2022 is 10.4 inches LCD IPS panel, with a resolution of 1200*1920 Pixels. The panel can display colors of up to 16 million. 470 nits of brightness make it vibrant and stunning for office use and for gaming as well. The 10.4 inches display is absolutely gorgeous, it makes it easy to carry as well as increases its battery life. And to top it all up it all makes to keep in mind your eyes. Even with long hours of usage, you will not face any eye strain. Because it got the Blue Light Certification and Flicker-Free Certification.
In terms of sound, Huawei MatePad 2022 comes with 4 stereo speakers. Which are located in each of the four corners. Tuned by Harmon Kardon. The sound on this tablet is absolutely phenomenal as discussed earlier it gots 4 stereo speakers, to make sure to provide the best audio quality so you hear clear and loud. Not the speakers are beast, the thing which makes it even more game-changer it comes with 4 microphones. Which gives the Huawei MatePad 2022 outstands in video calls. People can hear you clearly and you also hear them clearly. In addition to microphones that reduce noise, while video call or during gaming.
The new Kirin processor 710A is an eight-core chip with a maximum frequency of 2GHz. The Mali G51 is MatePad’s main GPU. This is a lot of power to make sure you get a fantastic experience.
Huawei Matepad 10.4 comes with 128GB of storage and 4GB of memory. But to cover that storage. you can juice up your storage with an external SD card slot up to 512GB.
The 13 Mp front camera comes with autofocus, so in case you want to take some pictures. But I am sure that you will not happy with the result of the image. So always carry your phone with you, in order to take pictures. The front camera is 8 Mp auto-focused to ensure that your video calling experience is absolutely amazing. You can record 1080p video with 30 fps. Which is not bad either.
So far with the small form factor and portability, and great battery life of 7250mah with 10watt fast charging, the Huawei MatePad 2022 can last for 12 hours. Which is absolutely incredible. Isn’t it amazing? I mean you charge it once and spend the whole day watching, browsing your favorite content. And at night time you plug it into charging but still, you have some juice left in this beast tablet, and the charging does not take too long as well.
Bluetooth 4.1 and 4g connectivity. It means you can also put a sim in it. Which enables you to connect to the internet and watch your favorite content anywhere you need it anytime.
Now next comes its Operating system. Huawei MatePad 10.4 comes with Harmony OS. And no joke it comes with a great number of features.
On the software side, Huawei MatePad 10.4 gives you a lot of functionality. Multi-Windows allows you to open four apps simultaneously. It means you can use two apps at the same time effectively. Super device collaboration allows you to communicate with other Huawei devices easily. You can share your mouse and keyboard to use them on other devices. You can mirror screens on other Huawei devices. You can either use the touchscreen or mouse for your own ease. You can see recent apps on the bottom deck of the home screen. That’s the power of harmony OS. At the bottom deck, it automatically displays the recent and running apps, so you don’t have to look around and found the individual apps manually. App multiplier is also a fantastic feature of Huawei MatePad 2022. It means you can run two instances of the same app at the same time.
The new feature is the introduction to the new stylus, The M-Pencil 2. The M-Pencil 2 is another game-changer feature. The design is very good. The hexagonal shape makes it comfortable to hold. It gots a new transparent design. The pin is coated with platinum. Which increases your writing experience. 4096 levels of pressure sensitivity give you the ability to take your creativity to the next level, so you can sketch something amazing with this. You can also check the availability of Huawei MatePad 2022 on Huawei’s official website.
So that’s it. Hope you like this article.