Sunday, April 14, 2013

Huawei Ascend W1 now available in the Philippines for PHP 8,990

Chinese mobile company Huawei has just launched their first Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the Huawei Ascend W1. Aiming to compete with the leading WP devices from Nokia, it is now available in the country, and has a price tag of PHP 8,990.

Here are the specs of the Huawei Ascend W1
4" IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
480 x 800 pixel resolution, 233 ppi
4-point multitouch
Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8230 Snapdragon
CPU: Dual-core 1.2 GHz Krait
GPU: Adreno 305
4GB internal storage
512MB RAM
5MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash
2592 x 1944 pixels, 720p video recording
VGA front camera
accelerometer and proximity sensor
A-GPS, GLONASS
GPRS/EDGE/3G/WiFi/Bluetooth connectivity
microUSB v.2.0
OS: Microsoft Windows Phone 8
1950 mAh battery
460h standby (2G), 470h (3G)
8h talktime (2G), 10h (3G)
Dimensions: 124.5 x 63.7 x 10.5mm
PRICE: PHP 8,990

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With its price, it will compete with the cheaper Nokia Lumia 520 which will retail for PHP 7,990. So which one's your choice? Make your comment below or check out the comparison of the Huawei Ascend W1 and the Nokia Lumia 520 HERE.  

Check the official product page HERE.