The Huawei Ascend D2 made its official debut at CES only eight days ago, but that’s certainly not keeping China Telecom from being the first mobile carrier to bring the phone to market. China Telecom will start selling a dual-sim equipped Huawei Ascend D2 tomorrow for ¥3,990 (roughly $640).
The price may seem a bit ... Read More »
While there are a lot of Android-powered devices here at CES, there aren’t many worth writing about. Fortunately for Huawei, the Ascend D2 is impressive enough to impress us. The specs on the Huawei D2 are in line with the latest flagship devices from HTC and Sony, but the design of the device leaves a ... Read More »
The Huawei Mate is certainly big enough to block out the sun, but it’ll have a hard time overshadowing the new Huawei Ascend D2. The water and dust proof D2 features a 5-inch 1080 x 1920 display and is powered by Qualcomm’s 1.5Ghz quad-core Snapdragon processor.
Other specs include 2GB of RAM, 32GB of internal ... Read More »
In February of this year, Huawei took to the stage at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to highlight its most ambitious smartphone strategy to date. Its plan: to establish a new classification system by dividing the bulk of its handsets into four core groups starting with the high-end D-series at the top and working its ... Read More »
Huawei took to the stage today at Mobile World Congress, unveiling the Huawei Ascend D quad which they claim is the world fastest smartphone. The Ascend D quad is the first phone running on Huawei’s new K3V2 quad-core processor which is clocked at 1.5 GHz. Not much is known about the K3 processor except that ... Read More »
Chinese manufacturer Huawei is mostly known for their low-end smartphones in the US, but the company has been revealing some pretty impressive high-end devices at recent trade shows. At CES they showed off the Ascend P1 S, which was billed as the thinnest smartphone at 6.68 mm thick and also one of the ... Read More »
Huawei announced the Ascend P7 in May of last year, and while we’re now a bit earlier in the year, it looks like the company is gearing up to announce the device’s successor. Huawei is sending out invitations to an event in central London that will take place on April 15, and it’s believed ... Read More »
The Huawei Ascend Mate2 is a pretty nice budget phablet, so it was sad when Huawei announced that there would be no update to KitKat for the device, meaning that it would be stuck on an old version of Android ... Read More »
In June, Huawei released the Ascend Mate2 with 4G LTE functionality for GSM carriers. It was certainly a big step for the manufacturer, especially with a budget device with plenty of worthwhile internals and features. Unfortunately, by the end of October, the excitement may have wavered a bit.
At the end of October, it ... Read More »
Huawei has just confirmed via their blog that one of our favorite budget phones of this year, the Ascend Mate2, won’t be receiving an update to KitKat.
We’ve received word that unfortunately we will not be updating the Mate2 to Android KitKat. Our Mate2 is the first of many products ... Read More »