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They will be sold online exclusively on Amazon.

Huawei has been taking an aggressive posture in the international markets, both with its smartphones and other devices like tablets. Through a series of launches the company has used its sub-brand Honor also to good effect in gaining recognition.

The Huawei devices being discussed here are four tablets with different sizes and specifications. These are MediaPad T3 8inch and 10-inch variants and MediaPad M3 Lite, again with 8 and 10 inch displays.

Of these, the T3 8-inch tablet and the M3 Lite 10-inch model were announced four months ago but Huawei had not disclosed the price and other details then. Now, the company has added the other size variants to offer a complete suite to the prospective buyers.

The prices of these tablets vary from around Rs 9, 000 to around Rs 16, 000 and they can be purchased online from Amazon. The specifications of these tablets are as follows.

The Huawei MediaPad T3 8-inch model is the lowest equipped and priced as well. This device shares most specs with the 10-inch variant. The display resolution is 1200x800pixels. The processor is the modest Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC that clocks a speed of 1.4GHz.

The tablets can be purchased in two options in terms of the RAM/ROM. These are 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage or 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage.

The battery fitted on both the 8inch and 10inch variants is the same 4800mAh and the operating system has the Android Nougat version 7.0 and Huawei’s user interface EMUI 5.1 acting on top.

The camera section has 5MP and 2MP sensors in the rear and the front respectively. There is a fingerprint sensor also provided on the device beneath the display.

The MediaPad M3 Lite, on the other hand are endowed with better specs starting with the display, which is 1920x1200pixels. A higher CPU, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC, that clocks up a speed of 1.6GHz has been fitted and the tablet can be ordered with three different storage combinations; 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM, 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM and also 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM.

In the case of the battery, Huawei has gone with a 4800mAh battery for the 8-inch tablet and a 6600mAh battery for the 10-inch variants. The same Android Nougat version 7.0 with the EMUI 5.1 skin on top runs the tablets in all its variants.

Both the rear and the front cameras are identical 8MP sensors. The rear camera has also been provided with the autofocus feature.

The Huawei tablets are available on Amazon.com and even if it isn’t included in the Indian site, it may not be long before Amazon.in also starts offering them on their site.