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Huawei MediaPad T5 10

Specifications

Huawei MediaPad T5 10
Huawei MediaPad T5 10 (MediaPad Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
3072 MB 
, LPDDR3
Display
10.1 inch 16:10, 1920 x 1200 pixel 224 PPI, capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes
Storage
32 GB eMMC Flash, 32 GB 
, 22 GB free
Connections
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5-mm audio, Card Reader: microSD, Sensors: gravity sensor
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM (900, 1800), WCDMA (900, 2100), LTE (1, 3, 7, 8, 20, 40), LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 7.7 x 243.4 x 162 ( = 0.3 x 9.58 x 6.38 in)
Battery
5100 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
Camera
Primary Camera: 5 MPix f/2.4
Secondary Camera: 2 MPix f/2.4
Additional features
Speakers: 2 speakers, Keyboard: on-screen, Keyboard Light: yes, power supply, micro USB cable, SIM tool, EMUI 8.0, 24 Months Warranty, SAR (body): 0.83 W/kg, fanless
Weight
460 g ( = 16.23 oz / 1.01 pounds), Power Supply: 50 g ( = 1.76 oz / 0.11 pounds)
Price
250 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 76.84% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 8 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 60%, features: 48%, display: 86% mobility: 85%, workmanship: 86%, ergonomy: 81%, emissions: 97%

Reviews for the Huawei MediaPad T5 10

81.2% Huawei MediaPad T5 (10.1-inch, LTE) Tablet Review | Notebookcheck
Made from high-quality material, Huawei's 10-inch MediaPad T5 is equipped with an FHD display and a powerful quad-core CPU. Find out what you can expect of a tablet that sells for around $230 in our review.
80% Huawei MediaPad T5 10 Bezahlbares Tablet für den Alltagsgebrauch
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/14/2018
Rating: Total score: 80% features: 60% mobility: 81% ergonomy: 87%
83% Das neue Einsteigertablet
Source: hifitest.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/03/2018
Rating: Total score: 83% performance: 85% display: 85% mobility: 87% workmanship: 90%
Huawei MediaPad T5 10
Source: WinFuture German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/23/2018
80% Huawei MediaPad T5 10 Ein Einsteiger-Tablet mit genug Spiele-Leistung
Source: Tablet Blog German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/07/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
Mein erster Eindruck
Source: Tablet Blog German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/25/2018
Huawei MediaPad T5 10. Pros y contras (169 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; metal case; light weight; nice display; decent speakers. Negative: Only 16GB ROM and 2GB RAM; no fingerprint reader.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 11/08/2018
Huawei MediaPad T5 10. Pros y contras (199 €)
Source: Ofertaman Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; metal case; light weight; nice display; good speakers. Negative: Only 16GB ROM; only 2GB RAM; no fingerprint sensor.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 08/17/2018
60% Test Huawei MediaPad T5 : grandes ambitions et petit prix
Source: Phonandroid French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/20/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%

Comment

Model: The Huawei MediaPad T5 is an entry-level tablet which offers decent features such as full HD resolution, a fast octa-core processor and a metal back. In addition to that, it is running Android 8.0 Oreo. Huawei has managed to prove that it is indeed possible to create a full-featured decently designed device at a low price again. It is aimed for users who need a tablet for entertainment purpose. The design of the Huawei MediaPad T5 10 is very similar to the one of its predecessors. As with the T3 10, users are getting a metal back. However, there is a plastic bar at the top for the antennas and the frame is made of metal and plastic. Overall build quality is superb. All edges and corners are very well machined and consistent, and the display sits flush and tight inside the case. Huawei is offering this tablet in two colors called black and champagne gold. The right-hand side houses the power button and the volume rocker, both of which wiggle ever so slightly inside their respective cavities. That said both offer firm and well-defined feedback and worked flawlessly and effortlessly. On the left-hand side, users will find the 3.5-mm audio jack, the USB port, and the SIM/microSD tray. As for the display, it comes with a 10.1" display (1920 X 1200 resolution) that delivers excellent detail. The 16:10 aspect ratio makes it perfect for watching movies or TV shows and browsing websites. However, the average brightness delivered by the display panel is around 340 nits. Given the highly reflective topmost glass layer, this could be too little for comfortable outdoor use.

The Huawei MediaPad T5 10 is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 659 octa-core processor, which is developed by Huawei itself. It is an octa-core chip with eight Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.7 to 2.36 GHz. Users also can get it with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB internal storage or 3 GB of RAM and a 32 GB internal storage. With the 32 GB version around 22 GB are free to use by the user out of the box. The rest is taken up by the system. The MediaPad T5 is fairly well suited for gaming. It’s hardware is fast enough to render demanding games smoothly. Games developed for smartphones are hard to use due to the tablet’s large screen, and the touchscreen was somewhat resistant, which meant that gaming for extended periods of time was rather exhausting and strenuous. The gravity sensor was very fast and responsive, and once user got used to the size of the device, neither casual games nor the latest 3D titles caused any issues. Inside the Huawei MediaPad T5 10 sits a battery with a capacity of 5100 mAh. It’s kind of expected at this price point. It should last a whole day during normal use. However, if a user is playing games it’ll drain the battery faster. In standby, it almost does not lose any energy at all. Overall, it is a decent tablet at its price point and it could serve most entertainment needs.

Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam

ARM Mali-T830 MP2: Integrated graphics card for smartphones and tablets with two clusters (MP2) supporting OpenGL ES 3.2. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
Kirin 659: ARM-based octa-core SoC (4x Cortex-A53 max. 2.36 GHz, 4x Cortex-A53 max 1.7 GHz) with an integrated LTE modem (Cat. 13) and a ARM Mali-T830 MP2. In our benchmarks around 4% faster as the older Kirin 658.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
10.1":

This is a typical display size for tablets and small convertibles.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.46 kg:

This is pretty heavy for a smartphone. Usually, small tablets weigh as much.


Huawei: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. is a Chinese company founded in 1987 with focus on telecommunications hardware and 170000 employees. In the first quarter of 2016, Huawei had a market share of 8.2% in the smartphone market, making it the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world. Compared to the same quarter of 2015, Huawei increased its market share by more than 58%.
In 2014, Huawei created the sub brand Honor and offers certain smartphone series under this name. The name Huawei is usually not listed for these products.
There are a lot of reviews on Huawei phones with slightly above average ratings (as of 2016).
76.84%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2018-08-30)