It’s only been hours since China’s Huawei showcased the not-so-secret Huawei MediaPad X1 to the world, at the MWC in Barcelona. Folks at AndroidCentral had some hands-on time with the Huawei MediaPad X1, and here’s what they think.
Huawei MediaPad X1 hands-on[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGucFl75NTo&w=560&h=315]
Very clearly, the AndroidCentral folks think of the MediaPad X1 as a large phone than a small tablet, which is quite understandable given the world average for a smartphone screen size.
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For those unawares, the Huawei MediaPad X1 comes with a 7-inch 1920 x 1200 pixel display, a good 2 gigs of RAM, and a newbie processor in the form of the HiSilicon Kirin 910 that runs at 1.6GHz throughout its 4 cores.
It also features Sony’s Exmor R, i.e., a 13 mega-pixel shooter which isn’t quite a commonplace as far as tablets go. On the front, the MediaPad has a 5 mega-pixel shooter.
According to Huawei, the MediaPad X1 will be available is China, Russia, the Middle East, Japan,Western Europe and Latin America starting next month at a €399 price point.[Source]