The Chinese company Huawei, which is going through hard times now, continues to release new devices. So, just yesterday she showed her new laptop called Huawei MateBook 16 based on AMD Ryzen processor.
The Huawei MateBook 16 was introduced in China back in May 2021 and has now reached the European market. The new laptop is equipped with a 16-inch touchscreen IPS LCD-display with an aspect ratio of 3 to 2, a resolution of 2520 by 1680 pixels, a pixel density of 189 PPI, a contrast ratio of 1500 to 1 and a peak brightness of 300 nits. The top of the screen is covered with tempered glass with a protective coating that prevents fingerprints from appearing on the screen.
The new Huawei laptop is based on AMD Zen 3 processors — the six-core Ryzen 5 5600H or the eight-core Ryzen 7 5800H. In both cases, the integrated graphics accelerator Vega is responsible for graphics processing. For efficient heat dissipation, the manufacturer has provided a cooling system with two fans and heat pipes. The company has a processor up to 16 GB of DDR4 RAM and a 512 GB NVMe solid-state drive.
The Huawei MateBook 16 is powered by an 84 Wh battery. its charge, according to the manufacturer, is enough for 12.5 hours of video playback. A 135 W charger is supplied with the laptop. Just 15 minutes of charging with this adapter gives the laptop an additional 3.5 hours of power for office tasks. And since this charger connects via USB Type-C, it can be used to quickly charge Huawei smartphones with SuperCharge functionality.
The new laptop is equipped with a physical keyboard without the so-called number pad and a large touchpad covered with durable frosted glass on top. There are two USB Type-C ports, a full-size HMDI and a traditional 3.5mm audio jack for headphone and microphone. On the sides of the keyboard there are 2 stereo speakers, 2 W each. There are also two built-in noise canceling microphones. From wireless communications, the laptop supports Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetoot 5.1. And the power button has a built-in fingerprint reader for quick and secure login without entering a password. The device is running a Windows operating system.
Huawei MateBook 16 will go on sale in the European market in the near future, but the manufacturer has not yet announced the exact timing. The Ryzen 5 5600H version will cost € 1,100, while the Ryzen 7 5800H model will cost € 100 more.