Event: Huawei APAC Summer Product Launch 2021

Huawei has just launched a slew of new products in APAC in its virtual event. These products will ship in Q3 2021, and includes FreeBuds 4, MateView monitors, MatePad tablets, Watch 3 series smartwatch and nova 8i smartphone.

The following products were launched: Huawei nova 8i smartphone, Huawei MatePad series tablets (MatePad Pro 12.6-inch, Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8-inch and Huawei MatePad 11), Huawei Watch 3 series smartwatch, Huawei FreeBuds 4, and two Huawei MateView monitors.

The following products were launched: Huawei nova 8i smartphone, Huawei MatePad series tablets (MatePad Pro 12.6-inch, Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8-inch and Huawei MatePad 11), Huawei Watch 3 series smartwatch, Huawei FreeBuds 4, and two Huawei MateView monitors.

The following Huawei products were introduced during the virtual APAC Summer Product Launch.

  • MatePad tablets
    • MatePad Pro 12.6-inch
    • MatePad Pro 10.8-inch
    • MatePad 11
  • Watch 3 series smartwatch
  • FreeBuds 4
  • MateView Monitors
    • MateView
    • MateView GT
  • nova 8i smartphone

The Huawei MatePad series tablets and HUAWEI Watch 3 series smartwatches are Huawei’s first smart devices powered by HarmonyOS 2.

“Huawei will continue to provide more powerful smart devices, and strive to bring a more perfect, richer and comprehensive smart life experience in all scenarios to consumers in the APAC region,” said Alex Lin, President of Huawei Consumer Business Group APAC.

With the distributed data management and task scheduling capabilities of HarmonyOS, the Huawei Watch 3 and Huawei MatePad Pro can be paired with other intelligent devices such as smartphones, PCs, monitors and more.

This enhances productivity and creativity to provide a better work from home experience, fitness and health management and entertainment for consumers.

More details below from the press release.

A Better Work Experience

Huawei is committed to bringing a better work experience for users through intelligent productivity tools.

These tools offer natural human-machine interactions and smooth information sharing that enables seamless shifts between different devices across all scenarios.

Huawei MatePad series

The Huawei MatePad series includes the Huawei MatePad Pro 12.6-inch, Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8-inch, and Huawei MatePad 11.

Powered by HarmonyOS 2, the Huawei MatePad series can be paired with Huawei PCs and the Huawei MateView for multi-screen collaboration.

In mirror mode, the tablet can become a drawing sketch pad and a monitor in Extend mode.

It also supports cross-device file dragging and transferring to provide a more efficient and collaborative multi-device experience for users.

Huawei MatePad Pro 12.6 and Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8 are equipped with a gorgeous bezel-less screen with a 90% screen-to-body ratio, which is the highest ratio in the world.

The Huawei MatePad 11 is Huawei’s first tablet to support a 120Hz screen refresh rate to bring a smoother visual experience for videos and games.

The Huawei M-Pencil (2nd generation) features a new platinum-coated pen nib for a natural pencil-like writing experience.

The new Smart Magnetic Keyboard features a full-size design with 1.3mm key travel to offer a more comfortable typing experience.

Additionally, the keyboard includes a magnetic cover, wireless charging and Bluetooth connectivity. Together, these products aim to give consumers a PC-like experience.

Huawei MateView Monitors

Designed for smart office scenarios, the Huawei MateView is a pro-grade standalone monitor featuring a 28.2-inch 3:2 panel that supports a high resolution of 3840 × 2560 for a premium viewing experience.

In addition, Huawei MateView can be paired with smartphones, laptops, and tablets wirelessly.

Huawei MateView GT is Huawei’s first curved monitor to cater to gaming and e-sports users.

It features a 34-inch 165 Hz curved screen with a screen ratio of 21:9 and a resolution of 3440 × 1440.

It incorporates innovative designs such as the SoundBar to create an immersive entertainment experience for players.

Huawei WATCH 3 series: Connect for better Fitness & Health Management

Huawei aims to deliver a new experience for proactive health management in the digital era.

We are working with upstream and downstream app developers, medical device manufacturers, and professional medical institutions to build a hardware, app and research ecosystem in the fitness and health domain.

We are also combining smart devices with health management services to provide consumers with 24/7 professional health services.

Huawei WATCH 3 Series flagship smartwatch powered by Harmony OS.

Huawei WATCH 3 Series flagship smartwatch powered by Harmony OS.

The Huawei WATCH 3 series support independent communication by allowing users to make phone calls and listen to music using the same phone number and data plan as their smartphones.

Set to redefine traditional watches by exuding style and functionality, the WATCH 3 series feature a curved glass screen, 316L stainless steel case and comes with a brand-new 3D rotating crown that senses different levels of pressure and provides haptic feedback in response, making the watch comfortable to wear and easy to operate.

The WATCH 3 Series resembles a personal fitness and health management assistant that supports more than 100 workout modes.

In addition to a broad range of healthcare monitoring functions, the watch can also monitor skin temperature using a high-precision temperature sensor.

It also supports fall detection and SOS functions so users can supervise and manage their health data in real time.

Huawei FreeBuds 4: Connect for better Entertainment

Huawei FreeBuds 4 is the first open-fit earbuds in the industry.

Built with the Adaptive Ear Matching (AEM) noise cancellation technology, the Freebuds 4 is designed to deliver upgraded noise cancellation performance.

When noise cancellation is switched on, the earbuds automatically detect the user’s ear shape to determine the optimum noise cancellation algorithm.

Huawei FreeBuds 4, Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) wireless Bluetooth earbuds.

Huawei FreeBuds 4, Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) wireless Bluetooth earbuds.

For higher sound quality, the HUAWEI FreeBuds 4 uses a Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) composite diaphragm.

Weighing only 4.1g per earbud, the FreeBuds 4 is designed for comfortable everyday wear.

Dual device connection is supported on HUAWEI FreeBuds 4.

Whether it is a Huawei smartphone, tablet, PC, smartwatch or HUAWEI Vision, or any other smart devices running Android, iOS or Windows, two devices can be connected to the HUAWEI FreeBuds 4 simultaneously.

This allows users to enjoy their favourite music without having to miss any calls.

Huawei nova 8i: beautiful and powerful

With its slim body, 6.67-inch bezel-less screen and sleek 4D curved design, the nova 8i is targeted for a younger audience.

It also offers a 64MP high-resolution main camera and rear quad camera system for an elevated photography experience. Within just 38 minutes, users can enjoy its full battery life.

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2 Responses to “Event: Huawei APAC Summer Product Launch 2021”

  1. Vivian Lee says:

    What are the versions of the smartwatch available?

    • tech4tea says:

      Three variants are available: the Active Edition, Classic Edition and Pro Classic Edition. I will post the local prices and availability once Huawei confirms it. So stay tuned!

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