FCC clears the Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0; U.S. launch could be around the corner
Now that the Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0 has been cleared by the FCC, a U.S. launch of the device could take place at any time. Announced at CES earlier this month, the tablet features a 10-inch IPS LCD screen with a 1200 x 1920 resolution. There are different variants of the slate. One comes with 2GB RAM, 16GB of expandable native storage and is available in silver. The other carries 3GB of RAM, 64GB of expandable internal memory and is offered in gold. The Kirin 930 chipset is under the hood, containing an octa-core CPU.
A 13MP camera adorns the rear of the slate, while a 5MP front-facing camera handles selfies and video chats. The M-Pen active stylus, which is bundled with the tablet on the 64GB version of the MediaPad M2, quickly converts handwriting to printed text. And a 6600mAh battery keeps the lights on. The tablet features four Harman Kardon speakers.
The Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0 is expected to be unveiled sometime in the current quarter. The FCC visit is one task that is now scratched off Huawei's "to-do list." Pricing for the tablet is expected to start at $349 for the 2GB RAM/16GB ROM model (Wi-Fi only, silver). For $50 more,you will be able to buy the 2GB RAM/16GB ROM unit (LTE, silver). The 3GB RAM/64GB ROM version (Wi-Fi, gold) and the 3GB RAM/64GB ROM model (LTE, gold) are priced at $419 and $469 respectively, and both are bundled with the M-Pen.
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source: FCC via GadgetzArena