According to foreign media 91mobiles, Huawei is developing a tablet computer with a perforated display, according to reliable sources. This will be the first time to use a perforated design on a tablet. The source also said the tablets internal development code was Marx.. The device will support a smart magnetic keyboard and an m-pen stylus. Evan Blass, a well-known informant, said the tablet was known as Huawei matepadpro and also exposed the rendering of the tablet.
Photo source: 91mobiles
According to the exposed rendering, Huaweis matepadpro adopts a comprehensive screen design with high screen share, the screen frame becomes thinner, adopts a perforated front camera, and cancels the home key of the fingerprint sensor. An off screen fingerprint sensor may be used. The back of the device features a protruding dual camera with LED flash, similar to mediapadm610.8.
Photo source: 91mobiles
Although rendering shows most of the design elements, there is no information about tablet specifications or release dates. But 91mobiles speculated that Huaweis matepadpro might have a flagship specification, equipped with Huaweis Kirin 990 processor, with up to 8GB of memory and 256gb of storage space. Given that the last mediapad M6 is only four months old, it could be launched early next year.
Its not easy to break through.
According to the data released by IDC, the authoritative organization, in the second quarter of 2019, the volume of tablet computers shipped in the domestic market was 5.61 million units, up 2.3% compared with last years overall sales volume. Among them, the sales volume of iPad remained stable compared with last year, and Huawei continued its growth momentum, with the market share of shipments accounting for 27.4%, up 17% year-on-year. In June this year, Huawei launched a new mediapad? M610.8-inch, which sold more than 30000 units in five minutes, and sold more than 100 million units in one hour.
Data source: IDC China
Although Huaweis current sales volume ranks first among domestic brands, its market share in China is still far behind that of apple. Looking at the world, according to IDC data, Huawei ranked third in the tablet Market in the second quarter of the world, with 3.3 million units shipped, 10.3% market share, down 6.5% year-on-year. Apple still firmly holds the first place, with 12.3 million units shipped, with a market share of 38.1%, up 6.1% year on year.
Facing the fierce game of tablet computers, Huawei still has a long way to go.