In anticipation of the largest exhibition of electronicMobile World Congress 2020, scheduled for February 24-27 in Barcelona, has increased the amount of insider information about upcoming presentations by leading companies. As it became known from knowledgeable experts, Huawei will launch a new series of MateBook 13 and MateBook 14 laptops at MWC 2020.
Younger model MateBook 13 will be equipped with 13inch IPS screen (2160 × 1440) and will receive an aspect ratio of 3 to 2. Minimized display frames not exceeding 4.4 mm in width will provide 88% of the useful display area of the total front panel.
MateBook 13v laptop hardwareDepending on the modification, it works either on the Core i5-10210U processor or on the Core i7-10510U. The amount of RAM depending on the configuration will be 8 or 16 GB. The capacity of the PCIe SSD is 512 GB.
GPU for all modifications -NVIDIA MX250. Data security is provided by a fingerprint scanner integrated into the power button. The laptop is equipped with a 3.5 mm jack and two USB Type-C ports. Heat dissipation is provided by a Shark-Fin cooling system with two fans. Autonomous operation will be ensured by a 41.7 Wh battery, which supports 65 W fast charging. The thickness of the laptop is 14.9 mm, and the mass is 1.32 kg.
The older MateBook 14 will have 14an inch screen with a resolution of 2160 × 1440 and an aspect ratio of 3 to 2, but the effective surface area is increased to 90%. The hardware is the same as the MateBook 13. The heat dissipation system uses one, but more efficient fan.
The MateBook 14 laptop has one connectorUSB 3.0, USB 2.0, HDMI, USB Type-C and 3.5 mm. Autonomous operation is provided by a 56 Wh battery with support for 65 W fast charging via USB Type-C. The thickness of the laptop is 15.9 m, and the weight is 15.3 kg. Privacy is protected by a fingerprint scanner integrated into the laptop’s start button.
There is currently no pricing information for future MateBook 13 and MateBook 14 models of 2020.