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Earlier this year Huawei launched the affordable Matebook D 14 and D 15 in South Africa, adding two value-for-money laptops to the market. But if you’re looking for something with a more premium kick, there’s the Huawei Matebook X Pro, which the company launched in December.
So what should you know about the newest member of the Matebook family?
Here are your most common questions answered…
Is the Huawei Matebook X Pro touchscreen?
Yes, the Matebook X Pro features a 13.9-inch touchscreen — a “10-point multi-touch sensitive screen with finger gesture screenshot” screen to be exact.
This means that you can use your finger to scroll and navigate on the screen to tap on certain items to interact with them.
Matebook X Pro specs
Curious about the laptop’s hardware?
The laptop has a few impressive specifications and features, including a 10th Gen Intel i7 processor, 16GB of RAM, a NVIDIA GeForce MX250 graphics card, and unique features such as a fingerprint scanner and recessed webcam.
You can see a summary of the Matebook X Pro’s specs below:
- Display: 13.9-inch (3000×2000 pixels) LTPS display
- CPU: 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10510U
- GPU: NVIDIA GeForce MX250
- RAM: 16GB DDR3
- Storage: 1 TB NVMe PCIe SSD
- Battery: 56 Wh
- OS: Windows 10 Professional
Matebook X Pro battery life
So you know that the Matebook X Pro’s battery capability is 56 Wh, but what does this mean for battery life?
According to Huawei, the laptop offers up to 13 hours of local video playback when it comes to battery life.
Where to buy the Matebook X Pro
The Huawei Matebook X Pro is available from the Huawei Online store, Takealot, Computer Mania, and Incredible Connection.
Is the Matebook X Pro available from Vodacom?
The Matebook X Pro is also available from Vodacom if you would rather buy the laptop on contract and pay in installments.
You can also choose to buy it on prepaid.
Matebook X Pro price in South Africa
So how much is the Huawei Matebook X Pro in South Africa?
The laptop is available at a recommended retail price of R34 999.
If you buy it from the Huawei online store, the purchase includes multiple free gifts such as the Huawei Bluetooth Mouse Switch (valued at R699), a branded classic backpack (valued at R2 499), and the Huawei FreeBuds 3 in white (valued at R2 999).
You will also become a member of the Huawei Matebook X Pro VIP Service. As a VIP member, you get free postal service, one-on-one priority customer service, 24 months manufacturer’s warranty, and two free maintenance services.
You can find out more about the membership on the VIP Service website.
Featured image: Huawei
This article is sponsored by Huawei.