Huawei MediaPad M2 with 8-inch display, octa-core SoC unveiled


Huawei has silently unveiled the Huawei MediaPad M1 tablet successor called the MediaPad M2 by showcasing it in company’s official store in central Paris, but so far there is no official announcement as yet.

The Huawei MediaPad M2 tablet, first spotted by a French blog LesNumeriques (via GSMArena), sports an aluminum frame and comes with an 8-inch full-HD (1920×1200 pixels) display. It is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Kirin 930 chipset clocked at 2GHz and 2GB of RAM. The 16GB internal storage is expandable via microSD card.


Huawei MediaPad M2 sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a primary 2-megapixel front-facing camera. The tablet is 7.8mm thin and weighs 310 grams. It is powered by a 4800mAh battery and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop with company’s Emotion UI (EMUI) 3.1 skinned on top.

According to reports, the Wi-Fi only variant of the Huawei MediaPad M2 will be priced at EUR 279 (approximately Rs. 19,900 and $311) and the Wi-Fi + 4G variant to EUR 349 (approximately Rs. 24,900 and $389). It is expected to go on sale from next month, June and in Silver, Gray and Gold colour options.

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