Huawei launched the Huawei MediaPad, the world’s first
7-inch Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablet. The MediaPad is driven by Qualcomm’s
dual-core 1.2GHz processor, supported by Huawei Device’s Hi-Space cloud
solution and Google Android Market.
The MediaPad is Huawei Device’s smartest, slimmest and
lightest tablet yet, measuring just 10.5mm (0.4 inches) deep and weighing
approximately 390g (0.86 pounds). It supports 1080P full HD video playback and
features a 1.3 megapixel front facing camera and 5 megapixel auto focus rear
facing camera with HD video recording capabilities.
With the Huawei MediaPad, we are demonstrating yet again
that design, functionality and performance is within anyone’s reach. The 7-inch
tablet remains the preferred size for portability and Android Honeycomb 3.2 is
dedicated to enhance the full potential of 7-inch tablets. Huawei is very
pleased to be the first to offer this package to consumers globally.” said Victor
Xu, chief marketing officer of Huawei Device.
The MediaPad supports HSPA+ data services, Flash 10.3
videos and comes preinstalled with applications such as Facebook, Twitter,
Let’s Golf and Documents to Go. With the 7-inch IPS touch screen, the MediaPad
offers a standout visual experience for photos, movies and applications.
Entertainment and gaming experience are taken to the next level with the
MediaPad’s 1.2GHz Dual-Core processor, HD playback and HDMI port.
The MediaPad builds on the success of the IDEOS S7 Slim
tablet and cements Huawei Device’s ability to cater to the explosive demand for
According to the International Data Corporation, sales in
the tablet market are expected to increase more than fourfold in the next two
The MediaPad will be showcased at Huawei’s Smart for
Transformation” booth at CommunicAsia 2011 in Singapore. Along with Huawei’s
latest range of smart devices, the MediaPad is a prime example of Huawei
Device’s focus on the power of practical innovation.