Last updated on May 13, 2019
Huawei Consumer Business Group Singapore has announced that it will be expanding its product offerings in Singapore from smartphones, smartwatches to laptops. The laptop range includes the latest HUAWEI MateBook 13 and MateBook X Pro to cater to a growing customer base.
Xu Chengfei, Managing Director of Huawei Consumer Business Group Singapore said,
“We are excited to introduce our latest range of laptops in Singapore featuring premium aesthetics and powerful performance. In recent years, we have experienced double-digit growth locally which signifies a strong customer base with an appetite for innovative, high-quality products. As we continue to look at ways to expand our product offerings in the market, we want our customers to enjoy a seamless interconnected user experience within the product ecosystem.”
HUAWEI P30 Pro in Amber Sunrise
Since its successful launch in Singapore last month, Huawei will be introducing a new colour variant for the HUAWEI P30 Pro in Amber Sunrise. Available from May 30, the Amber Sunrise variant offers an ample 512GB storage sold exclusively on its official online store on Lazada and at all Huawei Concept Stores at S$1,698.
HUAWEI MateBook 13
The HUAWEI MateBook 13 was first revealed at CES 2019 and MWC 2019 which quickly gained global acclaim from reviewers. The 13-inch portable device combines premium aesthetics and powerful performance which cater to the mainstream consumer. Featuring an industry-leading screen-to-body ratio of 88 per cent, the HUAWEI MateBook 13 takes its FullView design to the next level. Unlike most 16:9 laptops on the market, the HUAWEI MateBook 13 has a 3:2 display, allowing productivity apps such as Microsoft Word to display more content for the convenience of the user.
The HUAWEI MateBook 13 also features a 2K display (2160×1440 at 200ppi) with a contrast ratio of 1000:1 and supports 100 per cent of the RGB colour gamut. It can display vivid details for users when viewing HD pictures or playing Blu-Ray discs and is more than capable of displaying images and videos with speed and accuracy.
Powerful Processor Offers Solid Performance
In terms of performance, the HUAWEI MateBook 13 is powered by 8th Generation (Whiskey Lake) Intel® Core™ i7/i5 processor, which is 40 per cent more powerful than its predecessor. It also has a high-speed PCIe SSD, allowing creative individuals to express themselves without the burden of slow read or write speeds. Additionally, the HUAWEI MateBook 13 packs an NVIDIA® GeForce® MX 150 with 2GB of GDDR5. This GPU provides all the graphics processing power to support image and video editing tasks, as well as entertainment experiences. HUAWEI MateBook 13 adopts the HUAWEI Shark Fin Design 2.0 for its cooling system. Inspired by its namesake, the solution uses high-speed fans to generate a high airflow for maximum thermal performance. Furthermore, the dual-fan system provides maximum cooling performance with no worry about noise.
HUAWEI MateBook X Pro
This year at MWC 2019, Huawei also launched the newly updated flagship HUAWEI MateBook X Pro which combines portability, a premium FullView display, cutting-edge performance and smart connectivity.
The 14-inch HUAWEI MateBook X Pro is suitable for business travellers and content creators who are looking for mobility and productivity in their devices.
Ultimate Viewing and Audio Experience
With slim bezels on all sides, the Ultra FullView display achieves an impressive 91 percent screen-to-body ratio on the HUAWEI MateBook X Pro. Better yet, Huawei boldly adopts an unconventional 3:2 aspect ratio for the display, delivering a massive view and a near borderless display.
The Ultra FullView display is a 13.9-inch LTPS panel supporting up to a 3K resolution (3000×2000) and 100 percent of the sRGB color gamut. The rich colors and 3K resolution help bring content to life, providing a more immersive entertainment experience than ever before. Additionally, it supports 10-point multi-touch to give users a new and more intuitive way to interface with their devices.
Besides being a powerful productivity enabler, the HUAWEI MateBook X Pro features the Dolby Atmos® Sound System. Huawei and Dolby co-designed the quad speakers, bringing an exceptional sound experience. The HUAWEI MateBook X Pro also packs a massive 57.4Wh that last up to 12 hours.
The HUAWEI MateBook X Pro is equipped with an 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7/i5 processor,NVIDIA® GeForce® MX250 running on 2GB GDDR5 VRAM, the new HUAWEI MateBook X Pro delivers a smooth experience in every scenario from graphic and video editing, to gaming and multimedia content consumption. For cooling, the latest flagship notebook houses an intelligent cooling system that dynamically switches between active and passive modes for efficient and silent cooling performance, while the two HUAWEI Shark Fin Fans 2.0 feature larger fins to produce a higher air output. The new HUAWEI MateBook X Pro also features an intelligent filtering technology that provides real-time system temperature monitoring, giving the notebook a smoother fan curve which ultimately leads to quieter operations.
What’s more, the new Thunderbolt™ 3 port which supports two-way data transmission at a speed of up to 40Gbps. Travellers will be delighted to know that the new HUAWEI MateBook X Pro supports the world’s fastest Wi-Fi on a notebook, which allows it to get better signal reception and provide more stable connectivity than ever before.
Sharing is Now Even Easier
Both the HUAWEI MateBook 13 and MateBook X Pro support the latest Huawei Share OneHop that provides users with a convenient way to transfer images and videos from their smartphones to their laptop with just a tap. A new update* that will be introduced next month will also support two-way document transfers without the use of a USB cable or third-party software. What’s more, users can easily share a screen recording of the laptop to the smartphone for quick sharing. The update will also include a Clipboard Sharing feature in which users can copy content from the laptop and paste it on the smartphone (vice-versa), achieving real-time cross-device sharing.
Pricing and Availability
Starting at S$1,348, the new HUAWEI MateBook 13 will be available from May 30, 2019, at all Huawei Concept Stores, the official online store on Lazada and selected retailers. Customers can also make their purchase at The PC Show from May 30 – June 2, 2019, and receive a complimentary HUAWEI Watch GT Active and Huawei Backpack worth S$477 in total, while stocks last.
Local pricing and availability of the HUAWEI MateBook X Pro will be advised on a later date.
The HUAWEI MateBook series is also covered with a 2-year warranty after-sales care. Terms and conditions apply.
For more information, please visit: https://consumer.huawei.com/sg/
 Testing conducted by Huawei in Huawei’s laboratory environment.
 Requires Huawei or Honor smartphones that support NFC while running EMUI 9.0 or above.
*A new PC Manager 9.1 update will be rolled out in the month of June 2019.