The Chinese smartphone giant, Huawei has recently announced a new mid-range tablet called as Huawei MediaPad T2 10.0 Pro and is expected to go on sale soon. The tablet features 10-inch WUXGA display, Snapdragon 615 SoC, 2GB/3GB of RAM, 8MP camera, 4G-LTE and 6660mAh battery. Today, the company has unveiled a new budget tablet called as Huawei MediaPad T1 7.0 Plus in the Philippines. The tablet is the upgraded variant of the Huawei MediaPad T1 7.0 that launched last year with entry-level specifications. The Huawei MediaPad T1 7.0 Plus is priced at Php 6,490 (approx $140) and will be available for pre-orders online exclusively via Lazada starting April 20th.
Coming to the specifications part, the Huawei MediaPad T1 7.0 Plus flaunts a 7.0-inch (1024×600 pixels) IPS display with On-Cell technology that offers a pixel density of 170ppi and comes powered by Spreadtrum SC7731G quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz clubbed with Mali 400 GPU. It has 2GB of RAM, 16GB of onboard storage and also includes a microSD card slot for further expansion of memory upto 64GB. The earlier launched MediaPad T1 7.0 came with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. It runs on older Android 4.4 KitKat based EMUI 3.0 overlaid, and there is no information about the further updates.
On the camera front, the device sports a 5MP rear camera without any LED flash and a 2MP front-facing camera for video chats and selfie images. It supports dual sim dual standby and includes basic connectivity options like 2G/3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 and microUSB 2.0 port with OTG functionality. The tablet juices a 4100mAh battery that is rated to deliver upto 12 hours of mixed usage and also acts as powerbank to charge other devices with the provided OTG support. The tablet looks premium with aluminum unibody design and to make it more stylish the company is also offering handcrafted canvas bag, earphones, and leather case for free. The dimensions of the tablet measure 191.8 x 107 x 8.5 mm weighs around 278 grams and comes in Gold color option.