Comparison between:
- Huawei MediaPad M5 10 Wi-Fi
- Huawei MediaPad M5 10 Pro Wi-Fi
- Huawei MediaPad M5 8 Wi-Fi
- Huawei Honor WaterPlay

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Huawei MediaPad M5 10 Wi-FiHuawei MediaPad M5 10 Pro Wi-FiHuawei MediaPad M5 8 Wi-FiHuawei Honor WaterPlay
Huawei MediaPad M5 10 Wi-Fi
Prices
Huawei MediaPad M5 10 Pro Wi-Fi
Prices
Huawei MediaPad M5 8 Wi-Fi
Prices
Huawei Honor WaterPlay
Prices
Model aliasCMR-W09CMR-W19SHT-W09HDN-L09

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width258.7 mm
25.87 cm
0.85 ft
10.19 in
258.7 mm
25.87 cm
0.85 ft
10.19 in
212.6 mm
21.26 cm
0.7 ft
8.37 in
248 mm
24.8 cm
0.81 ft
9.76 in
Height171.8 mm
17.18 cm
0.56 ft
6.76 in
171.8 mm
17.18 cm
0.56 ft
6.76 in
124.8 mm
12.48 cm
0.41 ft
4.91 in
173 mm
17.3 cm
0.57 ft
6.81 in
Thickness7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
7.3 mm
0.73 cm
0.02 ft
0.29 in
7.8 mm
0.78 cm
0.03 ft
0.31 in
Weight498 g
1.1 lbs
17.57 oz
498 g
1.1 lbs
17.57 oz
316 g
0.7 lbs
11.15 oz
465 g
1.03 lbs
16.4 oz
Volume324.45 cm³
19.7 in³
324.45 cm³
19.7 in³
193.69 cm³
11.76 in³
334.65 cm³
20.32 in³
ColorsGray
Champagne
Gray
Champagne
Gray
Champagne
Gold
Silver
Body materialsMetalMetalMetalAluminium alloy
Certification---IP67

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card type---Nano-SIM
Number of SIM cards---1

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSM---GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMA---CDMA 800 MHz
TD-SCDMA---TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz
UMTS---UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTE---LTE 800 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologies---UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 6
EV-DO Rev. A
TD-SCDMA
TD-HSDPA

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 7.0 Nougat
User interface (UI)Emotion 8.0Emotion 8.0Emotion 8.0Emotion 5.1

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCHuawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 960Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 659
Process technology16 nm16 nm16 nm16 nm
CPU4x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A73, 4x 1.84 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.36 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8
CPU cores8888
CPU frequency2360 MHz2360 MHz2360 MHz2360 MHz
GPUARM Mali-G71 MP8ARM Mali-G71 MP8ARM Mali-G71 MP8ARM Mali-T830 MP2
GPU cores8882
GPU frequency1037 MHz1037 MHz1037 MHz-
RAM capacity4 GB4 GB4 GB3 GB
4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR4LPDDR4LPDDR3
RAM channelsDouble channelDouble channelDouble channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1866 MHz1866 MHz1866 MHz933 MHz
i6 coprocessor
GPU Turbo
i6 coprocessor
GPU Turbo
i6 coprocessor
GPU Turbo
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Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB
64 GB
128 GB
64 GB
128 GB
32 GB
64 GB
128 GB
32 GB
64 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size10.8 in
274.32 mm
27.43 cm
10.8 in
274.32 mm
27.43 cm
8.4 in
213.36 mm
21.34 cm
10.1 in
256.54 mm
25.65 cm
Width9.16 in
232.62 mm
23.26 cm
9.16 in
232.62 mm
23.26 cm
7.12 in
180.93 mm
18.09 cm
8.56 in
217.55 mm
21.75 cm
Height5.72 in
145.39 mm
14.54 cm
5.72 in
145.39 mm
14.54 cm
4.45 in
113.08 mm
11.31 cm
5.35 in
135.97 mm
13.6 cm
Aspect ratio1.6:1
16:10
1.6:1
16:10
1.6:1
16:10
1.6:1
16:10
Resolution2560 x 1600 pixels2560 x 1600 pixels2560 x 1600 pixels1920 x 1200 pixels
Pixel density280 ppi
110 ppcm
280 ppi
110 ppcm
359 ppi
141 ppcm
224 ppi
88 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area76.34 %76.34 %77.36 %69.16 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Capacitive
Multi-touch
2.5D curved glass screen2.5D curved glass screen2.5D curved glass screen70% NTSC

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
---Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1145

Primary camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed at its back and is used for taking photos and recording videos.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS BSI
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2f/2.2-
Image resolution4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Optical image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode

Secondary camera

Secondary cameras are placed above the screen of the device and are usually used for video calls, gesture recognition, etc.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOSCMOS BSI
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2f/2.2-
Image resolution3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps30 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Stereo speakers
LoudspeakerLoudspeaker
Asahi Kasei AK4376A
Harman Kardon
Headphone adapter
Smart PA
Asahi Kasei AK4376A
Harman Kardon
Headphone adapter
Smart PA
Asahi Kasei AK4376A
Harman Kardon
Headphone adapter
Smart PA
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Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoNoNo-

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version4.24.24.24.1
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE
A2DP
EDR
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version2.02.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackNoNoNoYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
DivX
Flash Video
H.263
H.264
H.265
MP4
VP8
VP9
WebM
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
MP4
VP8
Xvid

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity7500 mAh7500 mAh5100 mAh6660 mAh
TypeLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-PolymerLi-Polymer
2G stand-by time---800 h
48000 min
33.3 days
3G stand-by time---800 h
48000 min
33.3 days
Charger output power9 V / 2 A9 V / 2 A9 V / 2 A9 V / 2 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Fast charging
Non-removable
Battery life - up to 10 hBattery life - up to 10 hBattery life - up to 11 h-

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Body SAR (EU)0.86 W/kg-0.63 W/kg-

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresDocking connectorDocking connector
M-Pen stylus - 4096 pressure levels
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