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Huawei MediaPad 1.2GHz 8GB 7" Tablet

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Ten Industry Awards

Amongst tablet computers that have been available for more than two years, this Huawei tablet is one of the most highly awarded.

This tablet computer received a "Recommended" from Expert Reviews, Hi-tech.mail.ru/, Gagadget.com, Vido.com.ua and Mobi-test.de all of whom said that this Huawei tablet was good.

The reviewers at two other expert review sites both thought that this Huawei tablet was superb and gave it one of their highest awards. This tablet received a "Gold" award from both Revolucaodigital.net and Elchapuzasinformatico.com.

This tablet computer received a "Value for Money" award from Notebookjournal.de who concluded that this Huawei tablet computer was great for its price.

The experts at two additional expert review sites both wrote that this Huawei tablet computer was good. Magnus.de gave this tablet computer a "Satisfactory" award and Ferra.ru gave it a "Best Product" award.

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Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on seventy-one expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews and Techradar the average expert rating of this Huawei tablet is 76 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Average

Based on 28 owner reviews the average owner rating of this tablet computer is 75 out of 100.

Nice Design

Several Huawei MediaPad reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good looking. Jcmacc wrote on Amazon “A very nice looking tablet that delivers good performance”. Jessie mentioned last year “The camera quality is pretty good too” . In January last year Missy wrote “This model is pretty good still as a tablet” but even so she only gave the product a score of 2 stars.

Some Huawei MediaPad reviewers agreed that the Huawei MediaPad was a good design. Trustedreviews.com said on expert website Trusted Reviews “In pure design terms” in their review. Trustedreviews.com also mentioned “A reasonably classy design.”.

One Huawei MediaPad owner concluded that the product had a good case. Expert review site Wired.co.uk said “Aside from it's lovely casing” in their review of the Huawei MediaPad.

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Good Product Quality

Nine Huawei MediaPad reviewers who purchased it considered that it was good quality. Amazon Customer scored it very highly and mentioned in their review on Amazon “Excellent screen quality”. In January last year Book Critic mentioned on Amazon “From opening the box it is clear this is a quality device and in the Apple/Samsung league albeit not at the very top of it”. Expert website Wired.co.uk said “It's a good quality device.”.

Easy to Use

A few customers who purchased this tablet concluded that it was easy to use. Jaytee mentioned in their review of this tablet in January last year “She wanted this to replace the smaller model as she says they're so easy to use”. Peter Piper gave this tablet a very good rating and he said in his review of this tablet “Overall I found the tablet was easy and intuitive to use and quite fast enough for my needs”. Techradar.com said on expert review site Techradar in January last year “It's handy – and the 4G version can even double as a gigantic phone, as long as you don't mind all your calls coming out at speakerphone volume” and gave the Huawei MediaPad a score of 4 stars.

Two people said in their reviews that the Huawei MediaPad was easy to setup. Last year Jcmacc mentioned on Amazon “The Android system works well and setting up the tablet was simple” and scored it 4 stars. Peter Piper said in his Huawei MediaPad review on Amazon “Email was easy to set up and operate within a Wi-Fi area”.

Several customers mentioned in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Last year expert website Alphr.com gave the Huawei MediaPad a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote “It's nice to hold, has a superb screen”.

One Huawei MediaPad reviewer who bought the Huawei MediaPad said that it was easy to use the menus. In January last year Jcmacc mentioned on Amazon “Can be altered easily via the Options menu to give you a tablet that works well for your personal preferences”.

One customer reckoned that it was easy to assemble. Androidauthority.com said in their review “Over the last few years the company has also worked to build itself a name in the tablet space with its MediaPad range”. One Huawei MediaPad reviewer concluded that this tablet had a good experience. Expert review site Intellectdigest.in mentioned “Some really powerful processors to offer a great Android experience” in their Huawei MediaPad review.

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Good Battery Life

A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good battery life. Book Critic said on Amazon “After a few days of use I found the battery life to be excellent”. Jcmacc wrote in their review of the Huawei MediaPad “The major pluses of the tablet are battery life (at least so far) which is far more impressive that my Kindle Fire for example” and rated it 4 stars. Jessie said “I was impressed with the battery life too” in his Huawei MediaPad review and scored it very highly.

Robust

Some people wrote in their reviews that this tablet was well made. Book Critic said on Amazon “The build quality feels excellent and the tablet exudes a quality” and scored it 4 stars. Book Critic also wrote “This is a well made and impressive looking tablet that will not break the bank”. Peter Piper mentioned on Amazon “The brushed stainless steel back makes the tablet feel strong and solid” in his review of the Huawei MediaPad.

Four people said in their reviews that the Huawei MediaPad was strong and durable. Marcf scored this tablet 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “It has great, reliable bluetooth, sturdy wi-fi connectivity” in their Huawei MediaPad review. In January last year Nick Brett wrote in his Huawei MediaPad review “It is pretty robust in most things including a pretty good camera”. Five years ago Theinquirer.net wrote “Hey, good lookingWe were immediately impressed by the look and feel of the Huawei Mediapad, its aluminium casing screaming premium and feeling robust enough to handle scratches” in their Huawei MediaPad review.

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Good Connectivity

A number of people wrote that it was wifi compatible. Book Critic wrote in their review “It supports both 2.4Ghz and the faster and less crowded 5Ghz wifi bands, which is good” . The Imf wrote in their review “My other devices had no problem with the wifi” yet they only rated the Huawei MediaPad 1 stars.

Some Huawei MediaPad owners said in their reviews that the Huawei MediaPad had email functionality. Jessie mentioned in his Huawei MediaPad review on Amazon last year “I have used it for YouTube, Facebook email and online shopping”.

A few Huawei MediaPad reviewers said in their reviews that this tablet was able to connect to the internet. Four years ago Biker345 wrote in their review of this tablet “Best Internet tablet at the mo”. One customer thought the Huawei MediaPad had gps. Biker345 mentioned on Amazon four years ago “It has a fantastic screen, great stereo sound, very responsive and the GPS is extremely fast at getting a fix”.

One Huawei MediaPad owner concluded that it was good in terms of USB connections.

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Reasonably Priced

Several people who purchased it considered that it was good value for money. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Huawei MediaPad “Great value for money” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Book Critic said last year “A good quality tablet at a great price” in their review of the Huawei MediaPad. Jessie said on Amazon “This is a really good quality tablet at a better price than one of the more popular brands”.

Two Huawei MediaPad owners wrote in their reviews that it was cheap. Jessie wrote in his review of the Huawei MediaPad “Great budget alternative” .

Two Huawei MediaPad owners reckoned that it was a bargain for the price. Expert review site Notebookcheck.net mentioned “Huawei MediaPad T1 8.0 LTE tablet Huawei's MediaPad T1 8.0 LTE is definitely a good deal” in their review. Expert website Alphr.com wrote in their review “It ain't cheap” .

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Good Sound Quality

Nine people reckoned that it had good sound quality. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “Amazing Harman Kardon speakers” and rated this tablet 5 stars. G. P. Bartley gave the Huawei MediaPad an excellent review score and said in their review “The M2's screen responsiveness is better than the S2, as is the sound”. Jcmacc rated it 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Amazon in January last year “The speakers really are as good as claimed by the Amazon description as other reviewers have noted” in their review of this tablet.

Good Size

Some Huawei MediaPad owners who reviewed it thought it was thin. @geekzilla9000 wrote on Amazon last year “The bezel is thin, so that screen dominates – which again reinforces the look of a premium tablet” in their Huawei MediaPad review. In January last year Amazon Customer rated it as very good and said on Amazon “Very slim and light weight”. Book Critic wrote on Amazon “The tablet is slim and sleek feeling”.

Several people mentioned that this tablet was compact. Wired.co.uk scored it 70 out of 100 and said in their review of this tablet “This Huawei MediaPad sets itself up against the compact charms of the littlest Samsung Galaxy Tab”. Alphr.com wrote in their review of the Huawei MediaPad five years ago “It's a compact 7in Android tablet with” but in spite of that they scored the product 50 out of 100.

One person who purchased this tablet thought it was thick. In January last year @geekzilla9000 wrote on Amazon “Tend to be quick thick with a wide bezel around the screen”. One person who reviewed the Huawei MediaPad thought it was a good body shape. Five years ago Stuff.tv wrote “It has a beautifully crafted aluminium body that feels just right in the hand” in their review of this tablet.

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Good Value for Money

Expert review site Notebookjournal.de highlighted in their review that this Huawei tablet computer provided a good bang for your buck.

Acceptable Noise Level

A number of people wrote in their reviews that it was noisy. Book Critic scored it 80 out of 100 and mentioned “Who uses their tablets to take pictures? The speakers are loud and the sound is clear” in their review of this tablet. Expert website Cnet.com mentioned last year “The Huawei MediaPad M3 is like a louder, more affordable Apple iPad Mini 4, that runs Android” in their Huawei MediaPad review.

Good Picture Quality

Some Huawei MediaPad owners who reviewed this tablet concluded that it had good picture quality. Marcf wrote on Amazon “Graphics are great” and gave it a very good review score.

Good Technical Features

One customer who reviewed this tablet mentioned that it had good features. Expert review site Thestar.com.my said “The Huawei MediaPad also has enough features to rival the bigger 10in Androids” in their review and rated this tablet 70 out of 100.

Huawei Has Good Tablet Reviews

Huawei tablet computers have good ratings on average and across all tablet computers Huawei is one of the superior manufacturers.

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Good Support

One customer who reviewed this tablet considered that it had good technical guidance.

Flash Storage Media

This tablet computer supports a Flash storage media, which is typical of many tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Good for Games

One person who reviewed this tablet reckoned that it was good playing games on. Techradar.com mentioned in their review of the Huawei MediaPad on Techradar “Keen gamers will want to give it a wide berth”.

1280 X 800 Pixels Display Resolution

The Huawei MediaPad has a maximum display resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. That's 67% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. Across all tablets of a similar age and spec to the MediaPad the display resolution ranges from 800 x 480 pixels to 2560 x 1600 pixels.

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3 Reasons Against

Not 3G

The MediaPad is not 3G. Most of the other tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the MediaPad are also not 3G.

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Not 4G

The MediaPad is not 4G. Most of the other tablet computers that have been on the market for more than two years are also not 4G.

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Only 2.1 Bluetooth Version

The Huawei MediaPad supports a 2.1 bluetooth version which is newer than the 4 bluetooth version supported by most tablets of this type and age. Across all tablets of this type and age the Bluetooth version ranges from 2 (worst) to 4.1 (best).

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5 Other reasons to consider the Huawei MediaPad

Released Over Four Years Ago

This tablet computer has been on the market for over four years.

Average Processor Frequency

At 1.2 gigahertz, the Huawei MediaPad has a relatively average processor frequency compared to most of the other tablet computers that are a comparable age to the MediaPad.

Tablets with a faster processor frequency that might be worth looking at include the Amazon Kindle Fire HD[plb_2174852_price] (1.5GHz) which also has a higher rating.

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Two Processor Coress

The MediaPad has two processor coress which is average compared to the other 210 tablet computers of this age and spec that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 7 inches, the MediaPad has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other tablets of a similar age and spec to the MediaPad.

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Average Internal Storage Capacity

At 8 gigabytes, the Huawei MediaPad has a fairly standard internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablet computers of this spec and age.

If you want a tablet with a larger internal storage capacity then you might want to consider the Amazon Kindle Fire HD[plb_2174852_price] (16GB) which also has a higher rating.

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Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
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6 Awards

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Expert Reviews

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11 May 2014

It certainly sounds like a lot of specs to stuff into one tablet, but Huawei's done it. In a recent press release, the Huawei's MediaPad was said to be exactly this, with an an LCD capacitive... Read more…

13 November 2013

The Huawei MediaPad 7 Vogue Throughout our tests, it was difficult to shake the feeling that the MediaPad 7 Vogue is simply a year too late to the party. Even in 2012, the display and overall...

2 October 2013

Unless you absolutely must have a tablet that can make phone calls, we'd advise you to pass on the Huawei MediaPad 7 Vogue. Sure, it seems like a decent Android slate at first glance, but the more...

2 September 2013

Will a simple game plan and good looks help the Huawei MediaPad 7 Vogue keep its cool in a market that's changed dramatically in the course of a year or so? The original MediaPad may have had a... Read more…

11 August 2013

Honestly, the MediaPad 7 Vogue isn't a bad device, it's just not for me. Or for anyone that is in a country that has the Nexus 7. At the time of writing this review, the MediaPad 7 Vogue isn't...

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 6 February 2013 by Biker345 | 2 Comments

I must confess I bought this from an online Chinese retailer not Amazon ( I bought the 3g/wifi/2gb version for about $600 ) and I regretted it as when it arrived it was the model intended for the... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers huawei t1701, huawei t1701w, huawei huat17, huawei huat17s, huawei huat17st, huawei huat17std, warranty 600x1024
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