Huawei has broaden its lineup of premium and lightweight laptops with the launch of the MateBook X. It keeps the same design as the MateBook X Pro unveiled back in February. The latest edition in the MateBook X family boasts a pressure sensitive trackpad and many other features. Keep reading to find about the specs, features, expected price and availability of Huawei MateBook X in Nepal.
Huawei MateBook X Overview
Display and Design
The Huawei MateBook X has a magnesium aluminum alloy body which gives premium look and feel to the laptop. It has island-style keyboard and pressure sensitive trackpad. It features a 13-inch LTPS panel with 13.6mm thin bezels. The panel has 3000 x 2000 px resolution and 178 degree wide viewing angles, 3:2 aspect ratio and boasts 400 nits of maximum brightness.
The display has a touchscreen layer that supports 10 simultaneous touches. The 278 ppi panel has 90% screen to body ratio. Further, the display covers 100% of sRGB color gamut.
Performance and Memory
MateBook X is powered by Comet Lake-U processor from Intel. User can choose between Intel Core i5 and Core i7. Both the configuration comes with 512GB of PCIe NVMe SSD, LPDDR3 memory and Intel UHD Graphics. The base variant has 8GB of RAM whereas the top end model includes 16 Gigs of RAM.
Further, both Core i5 and Core i7 features 4 cores and 8 threads. However, the Core i7 higher clockspeed of 1.8GHz ad higher cache memory up to 8MB.
Furthermore, Huawei has chosen a fanless cooling system. Cooling is achieved through a Vapor Chamber heat dissipation mechanism along with multi-layer graphite sheets.
On Software front, the MateBook X runs on Windows 10 Home Operating System.
Pressure Sensitive Trackpad
The highlight of the laptop is new pressure sensitive trackpad. The trackpad extends to the edge of the chasis and comes with integrated NFC. User can achieve multiscreen collaboration by touching the touchpad on the mobile phone. In this mode, mobile phone get clone to the laptop. From the laptop screen, you can operate your mobile, real-time interaction across systems, seamless switching, natural and smooth.
Battery and Miscellaneous
MateBook X is backed by a 42wh battery supporting 65W fast charging. Huawei claims the laptop can last 9 hours of continuous video playback.
Huawei has included two USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm audio jack, a hidden web cam on one of the function key, dual microphone and four speakers. For security, there is a biometric sensor on the power button.
Huawei Matebook X Price and Availability in Nepal
The MateBook X will be available in four different colors – Emerald Green, Space Gray, Mystic Silver and some kind of Rose Gold color. It will receive its first sale In China on August 24. The pricing starts from CNY 7,999 and climbs up to CNY 9,999. The company hasn’t disclose when it will be available globally.
In context to Nepal, the MateBook X might be priced at around Rs. 1,40,000 if it launches.
|Laptop Model||Price in China||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|Huawei MateBook X (Core i5, 8GB RAM)||CNY 7,999||~ Rs. 1,40,000|
|Huawei MateBook X (Core i7, 8GB RAM)||CNY 8,999||~ Rs. 1,60,000|
|Huawei MateBook X (Core i7, 16GB RAM)||CNY 9,999||~ Rs. 1,75,000|
Huawei Matebook X Specifications
|Dimension||284.4 x 206.7 x 13.6mm|
|Display||13″ LTPS Touch panel; 100% sRGB;|
|Max Brightness||400 nits|
|Viewing Angle||178 degree viewing angle|
|Multi-touch||Yes, up to 10 simultaneous touches|
|Resolution||3000 x 2000 pixels|
|Processor||Intel Core i5 10210U / Core i7 10510U|
|GPU||Intel UHD Graphics|
|RAM||8/16GB LPDDR3 2133MHz|
|Storage||512GB NVMe SSD|
|Ports||2 x USB Type-C port, and 1 x 3.5mm headphone jack|
|Audio||4 x speakers, 2 x microphone|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2×2)), Bluetooth 5.0|
|Keyboard||Silo-style chocolate Keyboard|
|Battery||42 WHr Lithium Battery|
|Charging||65W fast charger|