Huawei is bringing the largest laptop computer in its MateBook assortment, the Huawei MateBook 16, to Europe.
First launched in China this Could, it’s the primary high-performance Huawei laptop computer to function a big 16in show, and combines Huawei’s consideration to design and AMD’s top-end processors to supply a lightning-fast premium laptop computer expertise suited to each work and play.
With a physique created from metallic that measures in at 17.8mm thick and 1.99kg, the MateBook 16 seems good and it ought to survive a knock or two. It sports activities the identical superior ceramic sandblasting end of different Huawei merchandise, giving the laptop computer a textured floor, and it’s obtainable in a House Gray end – these hoping for a similar Emerald Inexperienced end because the MateBook X Professional are sadly out of luck.
On the coronary heart of the MateBook 16 is a 16in FullView display screen with a crisp 2.5K decision, however there’s extra than simply pixels on provide right here; it additionally boasts TUV Rheinland Certification for color accuracy, which ought to translate to a true-to-life show expertise.
It additionally sports activities the three:2 side ratio as different laptops within the MateBook assortment, and whereas this may look odd on the floor, it permits you to match rather more on a display screen than the narrower 16:9 or 16:10 side ratio on provide from different high-end laptops.
Powering that multi-app expertise is the AMD Ryzen 5000 Sequence cellular processor – both the AMD Ryzen 5 5600H or Ryzen 7 5800H relying on the variant you go for – working at commonplace voltage to ship higher efficiency.
That’s coupled with 16GB of RAM, a 512GB SSD and Huawei’s redesigned shark fin fan system to maintain the internals cool and efficiency easy when pushing the laptop computer to its limits.
In the case of battery life, Huawei claims all-day efficiency by way of the 84Wh battery, and with a 135W USB-C charger within the field, it’ll recharge fairly shortly too.
There are additionally extra advantages in the event you’re an current Huawei system person, providing sensible options together with the power to reflect and use your Huawei smartphone in your PC, use the Huawei MatePad Professional as a drawing pad or second display screen and extra, with out the necessity for a cable. On the audio entrance, there’s fast pairing help for Huawei FreeBuds and fast hand-off between units too.
Different headline options of the MateBook 16 embody Wi-Fi 6, a full-size backlit keyboard, front-firing stereo audio system, twin mics with AI noise discount and a fingerprint scanner constructed into the facility button, making it a succesful possibility within the laptop computer market. It’s working Home windows 10 out of the field, however it’s Home windows 11 prepared, so that you’ll have the ability to replace to the newest Home windows OS when you get your arms on it.
The Huawei MateBook 16 begins at €1099 in Europe sporting the AMD Ryzen 5, whereas the extra highly effective variant with the AMD Ryzen 7 will set you again €1199. UK pricing and availability is but to be confirmed, and it’s an identical story with the US.
The MateBook 16 is that can be purchased right this moment in choose markets in Western Europe by way of the Huawei web site and fashionable retailers, and we’ll have our full Huawei MateBook 16 evaluate reside within the coming days for those who wish to discover out extra.