Huawei announced today its intention to release the Huawei P8 Max phablet and the MediaPad M2 8.0 tablet on September 25th and also unveiling the pricing for these models, at least on the Japanese market. Let’s see what this is all about.

p8 max

Huawei P8 Max comes with an IPS LCD Full HD 6.8 inch screen, as well as a 13 megapixel back camera with RGBW sensor and a front 5 MP selfie shooter. It also has Android 5.1 on board, plus a HiSilicon Kirin 935 octa core chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage. There’s a microSD card slot in the mix as well, plus a 4360 mAh battery. The product weighs 228 grams and measures 6.8 mm in thickness. It’s going to cost $501.

mediapad m2 8

As far as the tablet goes, the MediaPad M2 8.0 brings an 8 inch UXGA screen and a metal chassis with 7.8 mm waistline. It also runs Android 5.1, based on a HiSilicon Kirin 930 processor, 2 or 3 GB of RAM and 16 or 32 GB of storage. There’s a 4800 mAh battery inside and an 8 megapixel main camera at the back. Finally, the product has a 2 MP front camera and does LTE. It’s going to be priced starting at $333.

  • Mark McCoskey

    Still hoping for a US edition of the P8 Max.