Chinese giant Huawei has today entered the tablets market in India with the launch of Huawei MediaPad T5. This is Huawei’s only tablet in the Indian market but its sub-brand Honor is selling the MediaPad T3 in India.
The Huawei MediaPad T5 comes features a 10.1-inch Full-HD display with 1920 x 1200 pixels screen resolution and 16:10 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the device is powered by the company’s own octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 SoC, paired with up to 3 GB of RAM.
In the camera department, it comes with a 5 MP auto-focus rear camera with f/2.4 aperture and a 2 MP front-facing snapper with f/2.4 aperture. As for the connectivity options, it supports Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 4G LTE support, GPS, and Micro-USB port.
Running on Android 8.0 Oreo with the company’s EMUI 8.0 UI on top, the device is powered by a 5100 mAh battery. The device comes with “Children”s Corner” pre-installed using which one can set limits to their child”s usage and customise the content available.
It comes in two variants in India — 2 GB RAM with 16 GB internal storage and 3 GB RAM with 32 GB internal storage. The 2 GB RAM model is priced at Rs. 14,990 while the 3 GB RAM model costs Rs. 16,990. It will be available for purchase from 10th July via Amazon.