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Huawei MateBook

Huawei MateBook
alaScore 95

117 reviews

Feb, 2021

alaTest has collected and analyzed 117 reviews of Huawei MateBook. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the durability and screen. The performance and portability also get good views. There are some mixed comments about the camera. Some have doubts about the storage and battery.

design, portability, performance, screen, durability

battery, storage

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Huawei MateBook is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Huawei's MateBook is beautiful, but fundamentally flawed


The MateBook proves that Huawei can make a good looking device, but its keyboard cover has so many issues you wouldn't want one.

Thin, light and attractive design

Display is merely average ; Keyboard is sold separately ; ... And it's terrible ; ... And it makes a terrible kickstand

Huawei's MateBook is a confounding device. It impresses upon first glance, but it's not long before you realize it's only beautiful on the surface. If Huawei's goal was to prove it could make a premium-looking device, well, mission accomplished. It...

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Justin Pot (

Huawei Matebook review


Huawei's attractive Matebook is a solid first effort, but poor battery life cuts down its appeal.

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Mark Hachman (

Huawei MateBook review: Hip, hip Huawei is just a little too stylish for its own good


The Huawei MateBook's designers sacrificed productivity for aesthetics in a couple of key areas, marring what is otherwise a very nice Windows 10 convertible tablet.

Solid performance, among the upper echelon of convertible tablets. ; Luxurious faux-leather cases exude quality ; Some artful design touches, including "nests" to store expansion cables

Foldable keyboard doesn't offer the stability of a kickstand ; Battery life is disappointing ; Eliminating the SD card slot is a risky move

We compared the MateBook against a number of other convertible tablets in its class, as well as a couple of ultrabooks. Performance tends to break down across product categories: Atom at the bottom, than the Core m chips, and on up to the Core i-series...

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Sean Hollister (

Huawei Matebook review: This Surface wannabe falls flat -- literally


Huawei's new tablet tries to be the best of Windows and iPad, but Samsung has its number.

The Huawei Matebook fits a full Windows 10 PC into an iPad-sized tablet chassis. The fingerprint sensor is fast. Its screen and speakers are excellent.

You'll get periodic pauses when launching applications or loading web pages, and battery life is merely OK. Huawei charges extra for the keyboard, stylus and dock you'll need in order to use the Matebook like a PC.

If you like what the Matebook offers, pick the slightly pricier Samsung Galaxy TabPro S instead. The TabPro S has an even better screen, better battery life and throws the keyboard in for free.

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Joel Santo Domingo (

Huawei MateBook


The Huawei MateBook is one of the thinnest and lightest 12-inch Windows tablets you can buy, but be prepared to add a lot of necessary accessories to the shopping cart when you order one.

One of the thinnest and lightest Windows tablets on the market. QHD screen. Custom-fitted accessories.

No kickstand. Requires adapters for full functionality. Case, dock, and pen not included. Odd SSD partitioning. No rear camera or SD slot. Only a single USB-C port.

The Huawei MateBook is a sleek, well-built tablet for anyone who just can't conceive of moving to a mobile-only operating system like Android or iOS. It looks beautiful and has a large selection of custom-made accessories, though you'll pay quite a bit...

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Dan Seifert (

Huawei MateBook review: this tablet wants to be a PC, but misses the basics


In the world of tablet computing, there are two camps. There's the Microsoft Surface (and its clones) camp, which attempts to make hardware that transforms from tablet to laptop and back again....

Sleek, aluminum unibody design ; Snappy performance ; Vibrant display

Keyboard case is poorly designed ; Battery life is atrocious ; Poor heat management

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Laptop Mag (

Huawei Matebook


Attractive, premium design; Bright, vivid display; Wide range of accessories ; Anemic battery life; Slow SSD; Folding keyboard isn't very sturdy or comfortable; Only one USB Type-C port ; Huawei's first Windows PC is a good-looking 2-in-1 with a vivid...

Anemic battery life; Slow SSD; Folding keyboard isn't very sturdy or comfortable; Only one USB Type-C port ; Huawei's first Windows PC is a good-looking 2-in-1 with a vivid screen, but weak battery life makes this a less-than-impressive debut.

Huawei's first Windows PC is a good-looking 2-in-1 with a vivid screen, but weak battery life makes this a less-than-impressive debut.

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Jamison Cush (

Huawei MateBook


The Huawei MateBook 2-in-1 is a slick WIndows 10 machine with an attractive price tag. Read this Huawei MateBook review for more details.

Great build, attractive display ; Stable and swift performance ; The price is right ; Bundled with extremely useful USB adapters

Great build, attractive display ; Stable and swift performance ; The price is right ; Bundled with extremely useful USB adapters ; MatePen performance needs work

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Chris Davies (

Huawei MateBook Review: Two big deal-breakers for this iPad Pro rival


For years, Apple has cornered the market in stylish tablets, but Huawei's MateBook has arrived to steal the iPad's crown. Announced to no shortage of fanfare at Mobile World Congress in February, the MateBook pieces together the style of an iPad Pro ,...

Jun, 2016

Expert review by : Eliane Fiolet (

Huawei MateBook Review: Hands-On


We are pleased to see Huawei jumping on the bandwagon, with its first ever PC Tablet, the Huawei MateBook that features a digital pen, just like the Surface Pro 4.

The Huawei MateBook Windows 10 tablet delivers powerful performance in an uber-stylish and compact body. This could be an ideal computer for people who spend most of their time on email and office productivity. The digipen and excellent tablet design...

Feb, 2016

Price comparison for Huawei MateBook

  Store     Price
Huawei MateBook X Pro Signature Edition Thin & Light...
World's First FullView Display: Immersive 13.9-inch 3K touchscreen with 91% screen-to-body ratio, only 0.57...
$949.00 TO SHOP
Huawei Matebook D14 Laptop - 14'' FHD Screen with 4...
Full view touch Display: IPS display, Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (FHD) 14-inch FHD screen with 4.8mm bezels...
$1,200.00 TO SHOP
Huawei MateBook Signature Edition 2 in 1 PC Tablet...
2-in-1 PC running Windows 10 Home with a 6th Generation Intel Core m5 processor
$528.00 TO SHOP
Huawei Matebook Portfolio Keyboard, Brown
Stylish large keyboard case
$89.00 TO SHOP
Huawei MateBook X Signature Edition Ultraslim Laptop...
At just 12.5mm thick and 2.31 lbs., the Mate Book X is as thin as a magazine but with the full...
$1,430.00 TO SHOP
Huawei Matebook 13 Signature Edn. Laptop - 13" 2K...
Thin, light & portable: weighs only 2.86 pounds (or less with integrated graphics) and measures 11.26” wide...
$1,380.00 TO SHOP
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20QES8X600, 14” Full HD...
14 Inch Full HD lightweight device designed for on-the-go professionals
$1,109.00 TO SHOP
ASUS Zenbook 14" Full HD Laptop, AMD Ryzen 5-4500U...
8GB system memory, 512GB Solid State Drive (PCI-e)
$685.00 TO SHOP
CHUWI UBook Tablet with Keyboard and H6 Stylus Pen...
EFFICENT QUAD-CORE PROCESSOR: Ubook tablet Powered by Intel N4120 Quad-core, 4-threads, 6W TDP processor...
$399.00 TO SHOP
Huawei Kepler MateBook D 14" - AMD R5 - 8GB+256GB...
Premium & Stylish: Metallic unibody in Mystic Silver, only 0.62-inch thin and 3.5 pounds
$999.00 TO SHOP

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