TCL introduced a range of new tablets at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2022 – TCL NxtPaper Max 10, Tab 10s 5G, Tab 10 FHD 4G and Tab 10 HD. TCL has also announced a Tab Pro 12 5G that will be launched soon. TCL NxtPaper Max 10 features a paper-like 10.36-inch Full HD+ display. TCL Tab 10s 5G, the highest-end in the otherwise affordable tablet range, is powered by a 5G-ready MediaTek chipset and features a 10.1-inch IPS LCD display. On the other hand, TCL Tab 10 FHD and Tab 10 HD are powered by an unnamed MediaTek chipset.
TCL NxtPaper Max 10, Tab 10s 5G, Tab 10 FHD 4G, Tab 10 HD: price, availability
TCL NxtPaper Max 10 costs EUR 269 (approx. Rs. 22,700), while TCL Tab 10s 5G costs EUR 349 (approx. Rs. 29,500). Both will available in Q2 2022 in Asia. On the other hand, the TCL Tab 10 FHD 4G costs EUR 199 (about Rs. 16,800) and the Tab 10 HD costs EUR 179 (about Rs. 15,100). The FHD variant will be available at the end of March, while the HD variant is available in Europe. TCL has not disclosed the price and availability of its Tab 12 Pro 5G.
TCL NxtPaper Max 10 specifications
The TCL NxtPaper Max 10 tablet runs Android 11 out of the box with the TCL Kids feature. It features a paper-like 10.36-inch Full HD+ display with an 83 percent screen-to-body ratio. There is no information on the processor, RAM or storage options of the tablet. It’s only offered in Wi-Fi and 4G LTE+ Wi-Fi configurations. The TClL tablet packs an 8,000 mAh battery.
TCL Tab 10s 5G specifications
The only 5G-enabled tablet that TCL presented during MWC 2022 is the Tab 10s 5G. It features a 10.1-inch Full HD (1920 x 1200 pixels) IPS LCD display with a 16:10 aspect ratio and features TCL’s NxtVision technology. Under the hood, it features an unnamed 5G-capable MediaTek chipset, paired with an Arm Mali-G57 MC2 GPU, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of onboard storage expandable via a microSD card.
The TCL Tab 10s 5G packs an 8,000mAh battery with 18W charging support. For looks, the tablet gets an 8-megapixel main camera on the back and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. Connectivity options include 5G, Wi-Fi 5 with 802.11ac and Bluetooth v5.1. It also features stereo speakers.
TCL Tab 10 FHD 4G and TCL Tab 10 HD specifications
Both the TCL Tab 10 FHD 4G and TCL Tab 10 HD get a 10.1-inch IPS LCD display, albeit with different resolutions. The former gets a 1,920 x 1,200 resolution display, while the latter gets a 1,280 x 800 resolution display. Both are powered by a MediaTek octa-core chipset with PowerVR GE8320 GPU.
The TCL Tab 10 FHD 4G gets 3GB of RAM with 32GB of onboard storage. It runs on Android 11 with the TCL Kids feature. TCL Tab 10 HD will get two variants: the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant will run Android 11, while the 2GB RAM + 32GB storage variant will run Android 11 (Go edition). The onboard storage of both tablets can be expanded using a microSD card.
For optics, both the TCL Tab 10 FHD 4G and Tab 10 HD get a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel selfie camera. Connectivity options on the tablets include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac), Bluetooth v5, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Both also get a stereo speaker setup. The tablets pack a 5,500mAh battery with 10W charging support.
TCL also teased its TCL Tab Pro 12 5G during MWC 2022. However, the Chinese brand did not mention the specifications, price or availability of the tablet.