21 Jun '11, 9am
New blog post: First Look: Huawei MediaPad
Huawei unveiled it’s MediaPad at CommunicAsia 2011 in Singapore. The Huawei MediaPad is the world’s first 7-inch Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablet. There is no typo. It is really Android 3.2 Honeycomb. So what exactly is the difference between Android 3.1 and Android 3.2? Well, according to Huawei, Android 3.2 is designed for 7-inch tablets. We don’t have a working prototype running Android 3.2 yet. Even the demo units at CommunicAsia are running 3.1. So let’s wait and see if there’s any major difference between the 2 version. The Huawei MediaPad has a 1.2GHz Dual-Core Qualcomm processor. The 7 inch tablet is 10.5mm thick and weighs 390g. It supports 1080p HD video playback and Flash 10.3 videos. 1280 x 800 IPS screen 217 PPI. 1.3 megapixel front facing camera and 5 megapixel rear facing camera with HD video recording capabilities. It has a HDMI port. Battery life is just 6 hou...