At the Mobile World Congress 2018 technology event currently taking place in Barcelona, Huawei has unveiled a new Windows 10 laptop in the form of the MateBook X Pro. As well as the new Huawei MediaPad M5 tablet range powered by Kirin 960 processors. The Huawei MateBook X Pro Windows 10 laptop is fitted with a 13.9 inch display offering users a resolution of 3000 x 2000 pixels with 260 pixels per inch, and offering 100 percent sRGB colour gamut together with up to 450 nits of brightness.
The display also uses low-power LTPS technology and is being called the “world’s first FullView touchscreen notebook” thanks to the ultra-thin bezel, which creates a 91 percent screen-to-body ratio and an “intelligent cooling system” that supports both passive and active modes.
Internally the MateBook X Pro Windows 10 laptop can be fitted with an Intel Core i7-8550U processor with optional support available to install a NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics and up to 16GB of RAM with the ability to install up to 512GB of solid state drive (SSD). The Windows laptop is also fitted with a 57.Wh battery offering up to 12 hours of video playback or 15 hours of web browsing. The laptop also supports fast charging allowing a quick 30 minute charge to provide up to 6 hours of use.
Other features include Dolby Atmos sound technology connected to quad speakers and a 4-mic array for recording 360-degree audio, a fingerprint reader built into the power button as well as USB Type-A port, 2 x USB Type-C ports with Thunderbolt 3 support an audio jack and USB Type-C connection for powering the laptop. The new Huawei MateBook X Pro will be available in select markets during Q2 2018 priced at €1499 or roughly $1,840.