Introducing Huawei’s MATEBOOK X, MATEBOOK D And MATEBOOK E TABLET Features And Price
We all know Huawei as a top manufacturer of smartphones and other wireless communication devices. But recently, the company ventured into the production of laptops. Recently, Huawei announced two new laptops, the Matebook X and the Matebook D. Also, the company announced a new version of the Matebook E, which is a Windows 10 tablet.
At first glance, you might mistake it for a 12-inch MacBook. But make no mistake; the Matebook X has closer specs to the MacBook Pro. The Matebook X is actually slimmer than the MacBook Pro, weighing just 1.05 kilograms, with a thickness of just 12.5mm. It comes with an Intel U-Series processor, and the power button doubles as a fingerprint sensor. Also, the aluminum chassis comes in gold, grey and pink.
Furthermore, the laptop comes with Dolby’s Atmos sound system, which features integrated software and hardware solutions for superior sound quality. The speakers, which are located just above the keyboard, were designed in collaboration with Dolby, along with the preloaded software that optimizes the sound. Reportedly, this results in dynamic sound that feels just like real life. Note that this is the first laptop to come with Dolby’s Atmos sound system.
Let’s not forget about the screen. The Matebook X has a 2K resolution display, with 4.4mm bezels (really narrow), and a 3:2 screen ratio, which is perfect for office or school work.
Here are the full features for the Huawei Matebook X:
2,160×1,440-pixel resolution screen (non-touch)
Intel Core i5 or i7 CPU
Full-size Chiclet backlit keyboard
Two USB-C ports
Includes multiport adapter
Estimated 10-hour battery life.
The Matebook X is priced between EUR 1,399 and 1,699 ($1,570-$1,900 or roughly Rs. 1,01,400-Rs. 1,23,200). In Nigeria, it will be expected to cost about N480,000
The Matebook D is like a larger version of the Matebook X with a lower-resolution screen. However, it comes with a Nvidia GeForce 930MX GPU for better gaming graphics.
Here are the features for the Matebook D:
6-inch 1,920×1,080-pixel resolution (non-touch)
7th gen Intel i5 or i7 CPU
Estimated 8.5 hour battery life
Dolby Atmos sound system
Up to 1TB HDD
Full USB, USB-C and HDMI ports
Talking about the price, the MateBook D starts at €799 (around $900, £690, AU$1200) for the model with a Core i5 CPU, 8GB RAM, 1TB hard drive and Nvidia 940MX graphics. is priced at EUR 799 to 999 (roughly Rs. 58,000-Rs. 72,400) N275,000 Naira
MATEBOOK E TABLET
The Huawei Matebook E tablet is an update on last year’s model. That version had an iPad pro-like chassis, but did not include the keyboard case. The new tablet corrects this mistake, and it comes with a higher 2K-resolution screen. It also offers an optional upgrade to an Intel i5 processor. The Matebook E tablet is available in gray or gold. Furthermore, the tablet charges and transfers data through its USB-C port, and its volume rocker doubles as a fingerprint sensor.
Here are the full features of the Matebook E:
2,160×1,440-pixel resolution touchscreen
Intel M3 or i5 CPU
4GB/8GB RAM (8GB only in US)
128GB/256GB/512GB internal storage
Estimated 9-hour battery life
The price for the Matebook E is as follows EUR 999 to 1,299 (roughly Rs. 72,400-Rs. 94,200) Expected price in Nigeria is roughly N290,000
Although these prices are subject to change with time.
In conclusion, Huawei, which is popularly known as smartphone producing company has now taken a big step towards being one among top laptop producers in the world with these three inventions. The Matebook X is a good alternative for anyone interested in the 12-inch MacBook Pro, but with Windows 10. Also, the Matebook E would work just fine for someone who wants an iPad Pro with Windows. Hard-core Gamers are not also left as the Matebook D will be their Padi Padi. What do you think?