Huawei MateBook X Pro with 13.9-inch bezel-less display unveiled at MWC 2018

Huawei has announced its second generation MateBook at the MWC 2018 event and it looks like it competes with the Apple MacBooks. The Huawei MateBook X Pro is a 13.9-inch Windows 10 laptop with 3K LTPS FullView touch display and ultra-thin design powered by the Intel’s 8th generation Core-i processors with dedicated graphics inside.

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The Huawei MateBook X Pro weighing 1.33 kg features a metallic unibody with a bezel-less display, the screen is a 13.9-inch with least bezels and boasts a resolution of 3,000 x 2,000 pixels. The display is a 10-point touch with anti-fingerprint coating and a 178-degree viewing angle.

Talking about the specifications, the MateBook X Pro is powered by 8th generation Intel Core i7-8550U or Core i5-8250U processor depending on the variant. Graphics are handled by a dedicated Nvidia GeForce MX150 2 GB GDDR5 VRAM or Intel UHD Graphics 620.

It comes in two RAM and storage variants – 8 GB or 16 GB RAM variants with 256 GB SSD or 512 GB SSD respectively. The base model starts from Core i5 with 8 GB RAM and 256 GB SSD. Furthermore, it features quad speakers with Dolby Atmos, 1 MP webcam, 2x USB type-C ports, and 1x USB type-A port V3.0. It is backed up by a 57.4 Wh Li-Po battery that charges with a 65 W adapter.

The Core i7, 16 GB RAM and 512 GB SSD which is the top variant, is priced at 1,899 Euros (~$2,335 or ~₹1,51,000) while the 8 GB RAM with 512 GB SSD variant is available for 1,699 Euros (~$2,090 or ~₹1,35,100). The base variant with Intel Core i5, 8 GB RAM, and 256 GB SSD is priced at 1,499 Euros (~$1,843 or ~₹1,19,200).

Huawei MateBook X Pro laptop comes in Mystic Silver and Space Grey colors. The notebook will be available from Q2 2018 in selected countries – USA, China, Spain, Germany, Italy, Nordic, and Saudi Arabia.

Huawei MateBook X Pro Specifications

  • Display: 13.9-inch LTPS touch display, 3000 x 2000 pixels resolution, 3:2 aspect ratio, 260 ppi, 450 nits brightness, 1,500:1 contrast ratio, 10-point touch, anti-fingerprint, sRGB 100% colour gamut, 178-degree viewing angle
  • Software: Windows 10 Home (RS3)
  • CPU: 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8550U or Core i5-8250U processor
  • GPU: 2 GB GDDR5 NVIDIA GeForce MX150 or Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Memory: 8 GB or 16 GB LPDDR3 2,133 MHz
  • Storage: 256 GB or 512 GB NVMe PCIe SSD
  • Front Camera: 1 MP
  • Connectivity: 2x USB Type-C, 1x USB Type-A version 3.0, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, One-touch power button, 3.5-mm stereo headset jack
  • Battery: 57.4 Wh Lithium polymer
  • Power Adapter: 65 W
  • Colors: Mystic Silver, Space Grey
  • Dimensions: 304 mm x 217 mm x 14.6 mm
  • Weight: 1.33 kg

Huawei MateBook X Pro Price & Availability

  • Price: 1,499 Euros (Intel Core i5, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD)
    1,699 Euros (Intel Core i7, 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD)
    1,899 Euros (Intel Core i7, 16 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD)
  • Availability: Q2 2018 in selected countries – USA, China, Spain, Germany, Italy, Nordic, and Saudi Arabia.