The Huawei MediaPad M3 is an 8.4 inch Android tablet with the same processor that powers the company’s Honor 8 smartphone. But the tablet has a bigger, higher-resolution display, a battery good for 11 hours of run time, and options or WiFi-only or LTE models.
US pricing hasn’t been announced yet, but in Europe the MediaPad M3 has a starting price of €349 for a WiFi-only model with 32GB of storage. You can pay extra for up to 64GB of storage and 4G LTE support.
Each version features a 2560 x 1600 pixel IPS display, 4GB of RAM, and a 5,100 mAh battery. The tablet is powered by a Kirin 950 octa-core processor (with four ARM Cortex-A72 CPU cores and four Cortex-A53 cores plus Mali-T880 MP4 graphics).
Other features include 8MP front and rear cameras stereo speakers, 802.11ac WiFi, a microSD card slot, a micro USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There’s also a fingerprint sensor under the home button.