Recently, a Chinese tipster claimed that Huawei will be soon launching a tablet named Huawei MatePad 10.8 in China. It seems that the arrival of the MatePad 10.8 is now close at hand as a listing on JD.com spotted. The listing revealed the key specs as well as the pricing of the MatePad 10.8.
The listing states that the Huawei MatePad 10.8 will be unveiled on July 30 and its sale will be carried out on August 13. It states that the device is priced at 2,299 Yuan for the Wi-Fi only 6 GB RAM + 64 GB storage version. It will be available with a 100 Yuan discount on the first sale. The Huawei MatePad 10.8 is powered by the Kirin 990 chipset. The 10.8-inch display of the device will support 2K resolution and it delivers a 16:10 aspect ratio. The tablet will come with support for Wi-Fi 6 connectivity.
The MatePad 10.8 is fitted with Harmon Kardon tuned quad speakers for 3D stereo output. The speakers are coupled with Histen 6.1 audio technology from Huawei. The tablet will come with support for NFC connectivity and M-Pencil stylus. Recent reports have stated that the device may have a rear camera of 13-megapixel and it has a front camera of 8-megapixel. The EMUI 10 based Android 10 OS will run on the MatePad 10.8. The device is backed by a 7,500mAh battery.