Huawei Ascend is a smartphone that is equipped with Android Eclair operating system and
costs only around $150 without signing a long-term contract with any of the carriers.
The phone is equipped with a capacitive touchscreen of 3.5″ and a 3.2 megapixel camera that can record movies in VGA.
It also has support for Wi-Fi and 3G networks. There are also dedicated buttons for controlling the built-in MP3 player, 512 megabytes of internal memory and a slot for microSD memory card up to 16GB in size. The 1,500 mAh battery of the phone can show about 5 hours of talk time, which is not bad.
The user interface of Huawei Ascend is very responsive and quick. You can customize up to 9 different home screens for your Ascend, which is pretty nice.
Huawei Ascend has been on sale in the North America since October.
Huawei Ascend Technical Specifications
Operating Frequency CDMA (800/1700/1900 MHz), 1xEV-DO Rev.A
Touch Screen Yes, capacitive touchscreen
Pop Mail Yes
Inbox Capacity Yes
Image Capture Yes, 3.2 megapixels camera with autofocus
2048.0 1536.0 pixels resolution image X
Image Zoom Yes, Digital zoom
Video recording Yes
Yes Video Resolution
Music and Video
Yes Audio player, Music format: MP3, AAC +, WMA, WAV with 3.5 mm audio jack
FM N / A
Yes Video Player, MP4 Player
Data & Connectivity
Bluetooth Yes, V2.1 + EDR
Port Yes, USB 2.0 Micro
Memory Slot Yes, Micro SD Card
Yes Expandable up to 32 GB
Phonebook Practically unlimited
Yes Missed Call
Battery model –
OS Android OS V2.1 “Eclair”