Home Latest News Last updated:February 15, 2021Today, Huawei released Huawei MatePad 10.8 which is the first Wi-Fi 6+ tablet by Huawei. The current MatePad is 10.4 inches and uses Kirin 810 platform. Meanwhile, the MatePad Pro is 10.8 inches and uses Kirin 990. The newly released MatePad 10.8 has the same two parameters as the MatePad Pro which are the 10.8″ screen and Kirin 990 SoC. Huawei MatePad 10.8 – Specification Sheet Model MatePad 10.8 Built Metal (rear), Glass (front) SoC Kirin 990 GPU 16-core Mali-G76 GPU Screen Size 10.8″ Display LCD IPS display 80.3% screen-to-body ratio Aspect ratio: 16:10 Resolution: 2K (2560 x 1600 pixels) Pixel Density: 280 ppi RAM 6GB LPDDR4x ROM 64/128/256GB (expandable via MicroSD slot) Connectivity SIM (4G) – Netcomm version WiFi 6+ (2400Mbps max speed) Bluetooth 5.1 2 x 2 MIMO Battery 7500mAh, non removable, 22.5W fast charging OS EMUI 10.1 Accessories Keyboard, stylus (separate purchases) Price Starts at 2399 yuan (343 USD, 292 euro) Huawei MatePad 10.8 – Everything We Need To Know! Kirin 990 adopts a 7nm process, octa-core CPU, and a 16-core Mali-G76 GPU. Huawei MatePad 10.8 is also Huawei’s first Wi-Fi 6+ tablet, with a transmission rate of up to 2400Mbps. Considering other specs, MatePad 10.8 uses a 16:10 2K screen, quad-speakers, and M-Pencil as the stylus. There’s also the magnetic keyword addon which weighs only 345g. The tablet runs on a pre-installed EMUI 10.1 system (no Google services; Google Play store etc.). Huawei MatePad 10.8 features include: Screen collaboration Huawei Unilink Distributed gallery Video connection Smart split screen Harman Kardon tuning HUAWEI Histen 6.1 smart sound In addition, the battery capacity is 7500mAh. Huawei MatePad 10.8 theoretical battery life is: 7 hours while playing games 11 hours on video playing 10 hours on web browsing Huawei MatePad 10.8 price in China is as following: 6+64GB WLAN for 2399 yuan (343 USD, 292 euro) 6+128GB WLAN for 2799 yuan (400 USD, 340 euro) 6+128GB China Netcom for 3199 yuan (457 USD, 389 euro) 6+256GB WLAN (including keyboard) for 3599 yuan (514 USD, 437 euro) It will start selling in China from August 13. The global available with start a month after its availability in China.