Simultaneously with the announcement MateBook 13, Huawei showed its range of two ultrabooks. A feature of the new products was not only productive filling but also high battery life. In addition, both laptops are equipped with biometric protection and unusual design of the webcam, providing high user privacy.
Huawei MateBook X Pro
Keeping the design of its predecessor, MateBook x Pro received a significant upgrade. The device is equipped with the latest processors Intel Core i7-8565U and Core i5-8265U in different versions with high clock speed in Boost mode (up to 4.6 GHz in the older model).
For the graphics capabilities of the laptop is responsible discrete video card NVIDIA GeForce MX 250 with 2 GB of video memory GDDR5. Depending on the modification ultrabook is equipped with 8/16 GB of RAM and built-in nvme SSD 256 or 512 GB.
The diagonal of the touch IPS-display with non-standard resolution 3000x2000, 450 NIT brightness and 100% color coverage sRGB is 13.9 inches. The webcam with a resolution of 1 MP is mounted in the keyboard unit and is recessed into the body when it is not necessary.
Additionally, the device is equipped with a fingerprint scanner to authenticate the owner. The physical connectors are represented by one USB Type-C Thunderbolt 3, two USB Type-C 3.1 and one USB 3.0 Type-A. the built-in battery Capacity is 57.4 WH.
Huawei MateBook X Pro Specifications:
- Screen: 13.9-inch display (3000x2000), Corning Gorilla Glass, viewing angle 178°, brightness-450 nits, contrast-1500: 1, 100% coverage sRGB
- Processor: eighth generation Intel Core i5-8265U / i7-8565U with 2GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce MX250 GPU or Intel UHD Graphics 620
- RAM: 8 GB / 16 GB DDR3L 2133 MHz, 512 GB / 1 TB NVMe PCIe SSD
- OS: Windows 10 Home
- Camera: front camera with 1 Megapixel resolution
- Protection: fingerprint scanner in the power button
- Interfaces: Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 + 5GHz), 2x2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, USB 3.0, HDMI, 2 x USB Type-C (1 x Thunderbolt 3)
- Audio: Dolby Atmos
- Dimensions: 304 x 217 x 14.6 mm
- Weight: 1.33 kg
- Battery: 57.4 W·h (13 hours of video playback)
Huawei MateBook x Pro will go on sale in may 2019. The price of the version with Intel Core i5, 8 GB RAM and 512 GB drive will be €1599, the model on Intel Core i7 with 16 GB RAM and 1 TB SSD will cost customers €1999.
Huawei MateBook 14
The new product is a "lightweight" version of the MateBook x Pro, occupying an intermediate position between the lines of ultrabooks with letters X and D. compared to the "big brother" the device received a lower resolution of the touch IPS-display with a maximum brightness of 300 nits, which is 2160x1440 pixels. The use of thin frames allowed the matrix to occupy 90% of the area of the upper cover of the case.
Under the" hood " of the laptop — the latest processors Intel Core i7-8565U and Core i5-8265U in combination with discrete graphics NVIDIA GeForce MX250 with 2 GB of video memory GDDR5. The amount of RAM is 8/16 GB depending on the configuration, the volume of NVMe drive is 512 GB. During the cooling of iron is a proprietary cooler with fan Shark Fin 2.0.
Among the additional features of the laptop-built-in keyboard webcam, fingerprint scanner and stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos technology. Wireless interfaces are represented by Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and NFC modules to quickly copy files from your smartphone. The list of physical connectors includes two USB Type-a (one 2.0 and 3.0), one USB Type-C, HDMI and 3.5 mm audio Jack.
The battery capacity of the ultrabook is 57.4 W * h.according to the manufacturer, Huawei MateBook 14 is able to work up to 15 hours in continuous video playback mode, and thanks to the support of the fast charging function, the complete 65 W power supply can provide up to 3 hours of battery life in 15 minutes of charging. The weight of the device is 1.49 kg.
Huawei MateBook 14 in gray, silver and pink colors will go on sale in May. The price of the model on Core i5 with 8 GB of RAM and 512 GB drive will be €1199, the configuration with Intel Core i7 processor and 16 GB of RAM will cost €1499.