Huawei MediaPad

Last updated: Apr 21st, 2012.

The Huawei MediaPad was one of the first devices the company built when transitioning to the high-end market. Not to mention that it was the first tablet to be announced with Android 3.2, Google's 7-inch tablet-friendly OS.

It sports a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, a 7-inch display, 1 GB of RAM and it has been updated to Android 4.0. In the US, the MediaPad is better known as the T-Mobile Springboard, which is Magenta's version of the tablet.

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T-Mobile Springboard getting Android 4.0.4 this Wednesday

While Huawei’s getting ready to bring a masterful device in the Huawei Mediapad 10 FHD to market this month, they’ve still got some older devices that they see fit to upgrade. T-Mobile’s version of the original Huawei MediaPad, the T-Mobile SpringBoard, looks to be getting Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich this Wednesday.Magenta will be rolling …

Huawei MediaPad receives Android 4.0 update

As a string of springtime device updates continues, Huawei is the latest manufacturer to push out Android 4.0 to eager users. The Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Huawei MediaPad is now live across the globe. The new firmware should work with any MediaPad, but the manufacturer prefaces this by saying that it has only …

Huawei MediaPad receives Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich

Despite being available for close to half a year, not many devices have received Ice Cream Sandwich. Another device was added to the somewhat exclusive club today, though, as Huawei brought the goods to their 7 inch MediaPad tablet. This 330MB update isn’t available over-the-air so you’ll have to download software to your PC to …

Huawei Announces New MediaPad Series to Come Preloaded With Android 4.0

The ladies and gents at Huawei have announced that new series of MediaPad tablets are headed to store shelves soon. These don’t differ much from the original but they will be preloaded with Android 4.0. We imagine minor improvements were made internally but only on the configuration and layout side.–They’ve also announced the Huawei MediaPad …

Huawei Announces UK Plans for MediaPad Tablet, Vision Smartphone

The Huawei MediaPad, which will launch in the US as the T-Mobile SpringBoard, is headed to the UK. The manufacturer confirmed as much, pointing to a release in early 2012. The 7-inch tablet was one of the first to give us a glimpse at Honeycomb (specifically Android 3.2) tailored for a slightly smaller screen, though …

7 Inch Huawei MediaPad Unveiled, Said to Run Android “3.2”

We knew the MediaPad was coming, but we never got a good look at it running Honeycomb before today. It’s a device from Huawei and is the first 7 inch tablet to run Android 3.0+. Acer was supposed to take that crown, but they have reportedly had problems adapting Honeycomb to the 7 inch tablet, …

Huawei MediaPad Getting a Full Unveiling June 20th [Video]

We just got an email from Huawei informing us that their MediaPad launch event is going down on June 20th at CommunicAsia in Singapore. We still don’t know a whole lot about this thing, but they have given us a sneak peak at the device above. Unfortunately, they don’t show anything on the software side …

Huawei to unveil new MediaPad tablet at CommunicAsia 2011

Without providing much more detail than calling it their “smartest, smallest and lightest tablet ever,” Huawei has announced they will be unveiling a new tablet on June 20th as part of CommunicAsia 2011 in Singapore. The tablet, to be called the MediaPad, will be showcased on site and as part of a live global webcast …