HUAWEI MatePad T8 with 8-inch display, 5100mAh battery announced

Following the launch of the HUAWEI MatePad 10.4-inch alongside the Nova 7 Series, the company has now added another model to the MatePad lineup – HUAWEI MatePad T8. It sports an 8-inch display, 5100mAh battery, runs on Android 10, and more.

HUAWEI MatePad T8 flaunts a large 8-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 1280 by 800 pixels and 80% screen-to-body ratio. It sports a curved-edge metal body and is powered by the Octa-core MediaTek MT8768 SoC paired with 2GB RAM and up to 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 512GB with microSD.

Coming to the optics, it sports a 5MP autofocus rear camera and a 2MP front camera. It runs on EMUI 10.0.1 based on Android 10 and packs a 5100mAh battery with support for 5W charging through a micro USB port and HUAWEI says that it offers 12 hours of local video playback and 12 hours of browsing web pages.

HUAWEI MatePad T8 specifications 

  • Display: 8-inch (1280 x 800 pixels) HD+ LCD screen
  • SoC: Octa-Core MediaTek MT8768 (4 x 2.0GHz Cortex-A53 +4 x 1.5GHz Cortex-A53) with IMG GE8320 650 GPU
  • RAM: 2GB
  • ROM: 16GB/32GB; expandable memory up to 512GB
  • OS: EMUI 10.0.1 based on Android 10
  • Rear camera: 5MP AF f/2.2 aperture
  • Front camera: 2MP f/2.4 aperture
  • Dimensions: 199.7 x 121.1 x 8.55 mm; Weight: 310g
  • Connectivity: LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac 2.4GHz and 5GHz, Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS, micro USB, 3.5mm jack
  • Battery: 5100mAh with support for 5W charging
  • Colour: Deepsea Blue

Pricing and Availability

The HUAWEI MediaPad T8 is priced at 500 Romanian Leu (US$ 112 / Rs. 8500 approx.) and will be available later this month in Romania. There is no word on the availability in other markets, including India yet.


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