Huawei Ascend W2 officially announced at Mobile Asia Expo 2013
Huawei has finally released the rumored Ascend W2 smartphone. The official announcement of the device happened at the Mobile Asia Expo 2013. Huawei Ascend W2 is the newest handset of the manufacturer that runs on Windows Phone and sports a similar to Nokia phones look. The rumors about the Ascend W2 have been drawing attention since the spring this year. There were several leaks with pictures and details about the specs of the upcoming device. The expectations about the phone were about a high-end device with an extraordinary package of specs and possibilities, similar to the rivals in the mobile world – Nokia Lumia 920 and HTC 8X.
Now, when the Huawei Ascend W2 is finally here we know that the smartphone is designed as a budget-friendly device that offers a rather decent abundance of features for users who need a basic smartphone. A few pictures from the Mobile Asia Expo 2013 reveal the fresh looking body of the phone with a sleek design and ergonomic shape to fit nicely in the hand. Huawei is not one of the most popular companies on the US market. The releasing of a reliable and modern budget-friendly handset might give advantages of manufacturer on emerging markets which will also enrich the positions of the OS Windows Phone.
If we summarize the fresh information about Huawei Ascend W2 – it arrives with a think body with measurements 134 x 66.7 x 9.9. The display if the phone is 4.3-inch WVGA with a resolution of 800x480p. W2 works with a dual-core processor clocked at 1.4 Ghz. Owners of the phone will have 8GB of internal memory at their disposal. The smartphone is provided with an 8MP camera and a 1700mAh battery. The handset is offered in several bright colored versions. The first carrier that will offer the Huawei Ascend W2 is expected to be China Mobile.