Honor MagicPad

Honor MagicPad Released | Competition for Apple iPad?

Honor has released a bunch of different devices, one of them being the Honor MagicPad tablet. It has some very decent specifications at a very affordable price. The device comes with Snapdragon 888 chipset, up to 16GB RAM,13 inch LCD screen, a front camera of 9MP, a rear camera of 13MP, a 10050mAh battery, and much more. It looks like a good option as compared to the famous Apple iPad.

Release Highlights

  • The Honor MagicPad comes with a 13-inch LCD screen with a 144Hz refresh rate.
  • It comes with RAM options of 8GB and 12 GB.
  • The device has memory options of 256GB and 512 GB.
  • It has a front camera of 9MP and a 13MP rear camera
  • The device has a 10050mAh battery that supports 66W fast charging
  • Magic Pencil 3 and Magic Keyboard have also been released

Display & Appearance

The Honor MagicPad comes with a large 13-inch LCD with a resolution of 2880 x 1840 pixels. It supports a 144Hz refresh rate and 144Hz touch sampling rate. The stylus supports 240Hz touch for an even smoother user experience. The screen has a ratio of 15:6:10 and supports 1.07 billion colors with maximum 700 nit brightness.

Honor MagicPad

The plain leather version of the tablet has a thickness of 6.84mm and weighs around 673g. On the other hand, the metal variant has a thickness of 6.49mm and weighs around 660g. It supports USB 3.2 Gen 1, Bluetooth 5.2, and bare ear 3D spatial audio. Out of the box, the device runs on MagicOS 7.2, based on Android 13. The device is released in three colors

  • Starry Gray
  • Moonlight
  • Azure

Processor & Display

The Honor MagicPad gets its processing power from Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 mobile chipset. It has RAM options of 8GB and 12 GB. The device memory options are 256GB and 512 GB.


The front camera of the Honor MagicPad is 9MP for all your video meetings and pictures. On the back side, it has a single lens of 13MP.


The battery capacity of Honor MagicPad is 10050mAh which supports 66W fast charging. It will provide good battery backup to users, so they can fully enjoy the device.

Honor MagicPad

Price & Availability

The Honor MagicPad and some accessories have been officially released in China and will soon be available in other parts of the world. 

  • 8+256GB pre-sale is 2899 yuan ($405)
  • 12+256GB is priced at 3299 yuan ($461)
  • 16+512GB is priced at 3699 yuan ($517)
  • Magic Keyboard is priced at 599 yuan ($83)
  • Magic Pencil 3 is priced at 499 yuan ($69)

Honor MagicPad seems like a good option at a decent price. Do you think it would be able to give a tough time to Apple iPad?

Source (Weibo, in Chinese)