The need for tablets is soaring during the pandemic that most people study and work at home.
Nextren.com – The implementation of learning and working online during a pandemic has created a large need for tablets.
Even though so far, tablets have begun to be abandoned due to declining demand and being pressed by the increasingly rapid development of smartphones.
During the Covid-19 pandemic, several gadget brands have released their newest tablets, such as Samsung, Evercoss and Advan.
Now Huawei has also officially released its newest tablet in Indonesia on Monday (10/8), namely Huawei MatePad T8.
This new tablet is priced at IDR 1 million and is targeted for learning, entertainment, and other children’s activities.
According to the Deputy Country Director of Huawei Consumer Business Group Indonesia, Lo Khing Seng, the Huawei MatePad T8 was launched for consumers who need devices for
support their digital productivity.
Huawei MatePad T8 is equipped with an 8-inch screen, with a screen-to-body ratio of 80 percent, with a resolution of 1280×800 pixels. Its weight is quite light, which is 310 grams.
The design of the Huawei MatePad T8 looks minimalistic and metallic in color, with a metal cover on the back.
The Huawei MatePad T8 is powered by a 2.0GB octa-core chipset and a 5,100 mAh battery.
Claimed battery life reaches 600 hours (3.5 weeks) on standby and the screen is off.
And when used, the life of this tablet is claimed to reach 12 hours for video playback and 12 hours for browsing.
To support learning and entertainment activities for children, Huawei MatePad T8 can present edutainment (education and entertainment) content.
This tablet also has a control feature for parents to monitor their child’s use of the tablet, so parents don’t have to worry.
For eye comfort, the Huawei MatePad T8 has an eye comfort feature, which filters blue light up to 50%. This blue light can harm a child’s eyes.
This tablet can also display notifications when the child uses the tablet in an unhealthy position, for example while lying in bed.
The Huawei MatePad T8 is only available in Deepsea Blue, and sells for Rp.1,649,000.
The pre-order period takes place from 10 August to 24 August 2020, in various e-commerce sites such as JD.ID, Shopee, Lazada, BliBli, Tokopedia, eraspace.com, Erafone, and Huawei High-end Experience Store (HES).
During the pre-order period, consumers are given IDR 150,000 cashback, VIP Services for personal online services, as well as a free 15GB Huawei Mobile Cloud online data storage for 12 months, as well as vouchers to watch Premier Platinum streaming videos from Vidio for 90 days.