Competition Specification: Xiaomi Pad 5 VS Huawei Matepad 10

Manufacturers of mobile devices are currently aggressively releasing Tablet products, because the need for electronics with multitasking quality is high, due to the effects of the pandemic, which requires working from home.

One that is practical and easy to apply is a tablet, because the same OS system as a smartphone is what makes it possible to quickly adapt to using the device.

So, we want to provide a comparison in terms of the specifications of the Xiaomi Pad 5 Tablet with the Huawei Matepad 10.4 to provide instructions for readers to easily determine which one is better to use for multitasking.

Even though the Huawei Matepad 10.4 was produced earlier than the Xiaomi Pad 5, does it still have advantages that the device from xiaomi does not have. Then we will thoroughly explore the output specifications of the two tablets.


As for the dimensions, the Mipad 5 has dimensions of 254.7 x 166.3 x 6.9 mm while the Matepad is only 245.2 x 155 x 7.4 mm Tablets, so from this point of view, the Xiaomi Pad 5 is superior to the Matepad 10.4. But for weight, Matepad 10.4 is lighter because it weighs 450 grams compared to MiPad 5, 511 grams, maybe the weight of the device can be a comparison because you see the use of tablets in terms of mobility. With a lightweight Tablet Matepad 10.4 build on the Casing is made of aluminium. While the Xiaomi pad still has a casing made of plastic.

The screen quality of the Xiaomi pad 5 is IPS LCD, with a Refresh Rate of 120Hz which means the benchmark for how fast the cellphone screen refreshes the pixels on the screen per second is faster than Huawei because the screen owned by Matepad 10.4 is only supported by IPS LCD.

There are 3 color variants of the Xiaomi pad 5, namely Cosmic Gray, Pearl White, and Green. The Huawei Matepad 10.2 has 2 color variants, White, Gray.

Support Device

Because Huawei Matepad 10.4 is a tablet product that was first launched for commercial use, it is understandable that it is only supported by the Android 10 system, which is likely to be upgraded to the latest Huawei default OS, namely Harmony OS 2.0, and for Xiaomi pad 5 it is currently supported by the Android 11 operating system.

The chipset that supports the performance of these two tablets also has differences because the Xiaomi Pad 5 is powered by Snapdragon 860 and the Matepad 10.4 is supported by Kirin 810, which uses 7 nanometer manufacturing.

Huawei Matepad has variations of Ram and Internal Memory 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM of these variations have adjusted from the price. While the Xiaomi pad 5 only has 2 variations and that’s only from the internal memory, namely 128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 6GB RAM.

The interesting thing to discuss is the battery capacity that is owned from the battle of the two tablets because the Xiaomi pad 5 has a Li-Po 8720 mAh battery capacity. Bigger than Matepad 10.4 because it only has a Li-Po 7250 mAh battery. The battery speed is also still superior to Xiaomi pad 5 with 33Watt fast charging, a very far comparison from Matepad 10.4 only has 18Watt charging speed. And both already support USB Type C.

However, the Huawei Tablet excels because the Matepad 10.4 can use a SIM card, to facilitate social media because it requires phone number verification, also for the Emergency Internet network, even for the call feature using the number from the provider. Because the Xiaomi pad 5 does not have a supporting feature to use a SIMcard.

The current use of a tablet may require a PEN tablet device to facilitate Content Creator in the field of Graphic Design, therefore Matepad 10.4 is supported by a Pen tablet device. Which is sold separately under the name Mpen Stylus, while the Xiaomi pad 5 is not yet known whether it can support the Pen tablet because no Xiaomi product has released a Pen tablet.


The camera features of the Tablet certainly do not have a special side, because the role of the tablet is for multitasking jobs. However, for the purposes of online schools, they use video communication applications. then the quality of the camera can also be a comparison.

Because the rear camera owned by Matepad 10.4 has a quality of 8 megapixels, which is lower than the Xiaomi pad 5 which features a 13 megapixel rear camera, but both are equal for the rear camera because they are both supported by an 8 megapixel camera.

With the advantages of the specifications that the Xiaomi Pad 5 has sold at prices starting at 5 million, the price is according to the Internal storage variation of the Xiaomi Tablet. For the price of the Matepad 10.4, the price starts from 4 million, a difference of 1 million from its competitors. However, low prices can also be a benchmark for potential buyers who have an interest in tablet devices.