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  • Insider information #160: HUAWEI MatePad C3, Motorola Moto Razr 2, iQOO Z1x

    In this release of insider information: the budget tablet HUAWEI MatePad C3 lit up on press renderers; the flexible Moto RAZR 2 will be larger than its predecessor; iQOO will release a new 5G smartphone on Snapdragon 765G.

    Budget tablet HUAWEI MatePad C3 lit up on press renderings

    HUAWEI MatePad C3

    HUAWEI will soon introduce a new affordable tablet in a compact case. On the eve of the expected announcement, insiders published detailed characteristics of the device, as well as press renderings that reveal in detail the design features of the upcoming new product.

    HUAWEI MatePad C3 HUAWEI MatePad C3 HUAWEI MatePad C3 HUAWEI MatePad C3

    According to the leak, the gadget will get 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory, an 8-inch display with a resolution of 1280x800 pixels, and a 5100 mAh battery with support for fast charging technology. The "core" of the device will be the MediaTek MT8768 mobile platform. The new device will be equipped with two cameras: a 5-megapixel main camera and a 2-MP front camera.

    The estimated cost of the HUAWEI MatePad C3 is $224, the date of the presentation by the manufacturer has not yet been announced.

    The flexible Moto RAZR 2 will be larger than its predecessor

    Moto RAZR 2

    According to network informants, Motorola is actively working on the second model of the RAZR branded folding clamshell. The key feature of the device will be an enlarged screen diagonal, which, according to an insider Ross Young, who is CEO at Display Supply Chain Consultants, will be 6.7 inches -0.5 inches more than the current model. According to rumors, the external display will also increase in size, but exact figures are not reported.

    In addition, the smartphone is credited with the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor and a 5G modem for working in new-generation networks. It is also expected to increase RAM to 8 GB, as well as the appearance of a 48-megapixel main camera and a front-facing camera with a resolution of 20 MP. The estimated release date and cost of the new product is unknown.

    iQOO will release a new 5G smartphone on Snapdragon 765G


    A well-known Chinese informant reported in his blog about the plans of the iQOO brand to release the iQOO Z1x smartphone, which, unlike the iQOO Z1 released a month ago, will be built on the basis of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765g processor.

    With the exception of the mobile platform, the new product should receive identical hardware characteristics to its predecessor, including a screen with a refresh rate of 144 Hz and a triple main camera. At the same time, the cost of the device will decrease compared to the previous model of the line, which debuted at retail with a price of $309.

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