With companies around the world increasingly adopting the BYOD (bring your own device) trend, allowing people to enjoy their personal devices in the workplace, the demand for laptops and tablets has been increasing. Nowadays, in addition to portables, tablets are used as a work device, as they are flexible and efficient. From content editing to web browsing or document presentation, there’s a lot a tablet can do to increase work productivity.
However, not everyone, especially recent licensees, wants (or is able to) pay the amount associated with such a device. For that reason, Huawei has been creating quality products at more affordable prices. On tablets, the highlight goes to the Huawei MatePad 11, which arrives in Portugal in August, and offers great versatility at a price that will be very competitive.
In addition, Huawei MatePad 11 accessories, such as the Huawei M-Pencil (2nd generation) and keyboard cover, further facilitate productivity. If you’re thinking about buying a new tablet for work, let us take you on a guided tour of the Huawei MatePad 11 and discover what the new Huawei tablet has to offer.
HarmonyOS 2: the organizing system you need
Keeping a desk tidy and organized can help save time and improve work productivity. Digital organization and time management are also important. Therefore, HarmonyOS 2, the operating system of the Huawei MatePad 11, offers some useful features to help professionals, especially those new to the job market, to remain productive and organized.
there is an Bottom App Dock located at the bottom of the tablet desktop, where you can find the apps you use most. For example, whenever you enter the desktop, you can go directly to the Email app to finish a draft that has been waiting for more information, or to the app Notepad to finalize the minutes of the meeting that just ended. A very useful feature that allows you to eliminate some stress and also the time wasted looking for the applications that are frequently used in the workday.
On Huawei MatePad 11 you can create multiple widgets for various applications and add them to the Home Screen. Once created, the widgets show all the important information of the apps without having to open the apps. For example, if you have created a widget for Calendar, the widget Calendar will show and remember any upcoming appointments you have in your calendar. Or if you have a widget for Notepad, it will give you a summary of the to-do list, so you can always have an overview of your priorities and know exactly when you need to deliver each task.
In the workplace, keeping files in the right folders makes everyday life easier. File Manager uses the new layout with columns side by side, which presents digital files in a cleaner and more logical way and allows you to quickly get to the files you need. There’s also a grid view and a list view so you can organize your files in any way you see fit. With Huawei MatePad 11, managing digital files is easier than ever!
Ability to take notes
The new tablet, the Huawei MatePad 11, could become one of your best working tools, providing users with help taking notes at meetings, workshops and a number of other occasions where marking important points is crucial for their daily lives. work day. Firstly, this tablet features a high refresh rate of 120Hz, which means it supports smoother and more responsive writing. Second, you can access note apps such as the Jnotes, O noteshelf and many others. When using the Jnotes application together with M-Pencil to take notes, the tablet supports extremely low latency, in the order of 2ms.
Huawei M-Pencil (2nd generation) introduces innovative features that take the tablet handwriting experience to the next level. Among the most impressive features, mention the FreeScript that lets you use the pencil to enter text in any writing field, so you don’t have to switch between the pencil and keyboard when you need to type. There’s also the Instant Shape that intelligently transforms hand-drawn shapes into regular shapes, and the Instant Table that lets you draw. Imagine how this function will be especially useful when you are editing a report that involves figures and graphs.
Efficient browsing and editing
Thanks to the 120Hz screen, the Huawei MatePad 11 gives you a smooth browsing experience when browsing web pages or documents. The tablet loads content more smoothly compared to other tablets on the market, whether you’re zooming in in or out, swiping up or down. Also, this tablet supports the Multiplier App so you can browse two files in a split window. But how?
First, just run the Huawei MatePad 11 to landscape mode. Then activate the Multiplier App and open an article in a news application, for example. When you finish the first page, move to the next one using the space on the left or right side. In case it is necessary to compare two files in the same application, the Multiply App has a window lock feature that can keep two files located on the left and right sides of the screen, making it easy to read and edit each of them in parallel.
It is believed that multitasking is one of the most valuable skills one should master in their work. Huawei MatePad 11 supports the latest version of Multi-Window functionality (Multi-Window) to allow us to handle multiple tasks at the same time, which in other words, allows us to have several applications open at the same time. With several simple steps, you can activate the Multi-window option and open up to four application windows on the tablet screen.
This feature is extremely useful for compiling reports or proposals. Allows you to open and edit files such as a spreadsheet and a presentation on the left and right side of your screen at the same time. You can then copy and paste text and numbers through them; adding two floating windows on top of them, like the Calculator for quick calculations and a messaging application to talk to the customer or colleagues, is also a possibility that will improve anyone’s productivity.
Additionally, with the Bubble functionality you’ll be able to store up to 10 floating windows and quickly switch between multiple tasks, thus improving work efficiency.
Last but not least, the Multi-Screen Collaboration features help you use both your laptop and tablet to get work done more efficiently, with the choice between sharing, extending or projecting your computer screen onto the your tablet, which works as a second screen.
Buying a work tablet that fits your needs and helps you achieve your goals has never been easier. The new Huawei MatePad 11 has innovative features that will help you improve your skills at work and allow you to achieve even greater levels of productivity in your day-to-day.
The Huawei MatePad 11 will hit our market in August, and we are still waiting on the part of Huawei Portugal for the price indication.