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6.0
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  • Display
    8.0
  • Battery life
    6.0
  • Camera
    8.0
  • Ease of use
  • Design and form factor
    8.0
  • Portability (size / weight)
    8.0
  • Media support
  • Durability
    8.0
  • Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)
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6.0
CNET Mar 27, 2014

Although the MediaPad X1's software is unquestionably clunky, it still has a lot going for it. If you're struggling to decide between buying a new phone or a new tablet, the X1's 4G LTE capabilities make it a fair compromise.

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Laptop Magazine Feb 23, 2014

Light as it is, we found holding the X1 up to our head extremely awkward. Huawei CEO for Consumer and Business Richard Yu showed how the device fits in his jacket pocket while the iPad mini does not, but that could vary depending on your sports jacket.

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TechRadar Feb 23, 2014

If Huawei can sort out the lag in the interface and improve the image quality from the camera the MediaPad X1 is set up to be a serious contender in the 7-inch tablet market.

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TrustedReviews Feb 27, 2014

The Huawei MediaPad X1 is a bit of an oddball. It's a 7-inch phone, and it only makes sense if you consider it as such given that rival 7-inch tablets are available for less than half the price.

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10
lawsofeffect lawsofeffect

I purchased this phone from Huawei (latest 4g dual) - delivery was fast (registered Airmail) - I am in Canada - working with Bell network on 3g (great reception, both phone and data, everywhere) - as with all new phones, a bit of a learning curve - had to learn to "sight read" some Chinese to get...

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