Overview of the Huawei Ascend P1
Huawei has been improving the design and functionality of their smartphones range. The Ascend P1 is one of a new line-up of Huwaei products which benefit from this new strategy. It features a 1.5GHz dual core processor and a stunning 4.3 Super AMOLED screen. With an 8 mega-pixel camera and high quality 5.1 Dolby sound also included. This high specification has been enclosed within an elegant slim design, which has been created for ease of use, as much as looks. It has a comfortable width of 64.8mm, making it easy to be held within in your hand.
The latest version of Android, 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) has been included. This means that you have the most up-to-date features of the Android platform, and benefit from a smooth and interactive user experience. Huawei has added a stunning 3D user interface to the Ascend P1 making it easier to navigate between applications. It also shows off the power of the 1.5GHz dual-core processor.
Movies, photos and the user interface can be fully enjoyed with the stunning 4.3 inch Super AMOLED screen. It has amazing clarity, which brings entertainment media to life. You’ll see your movies and photos how they should be seen with vibrant colours.
Not only do you want stunning visuals while using your phone to view media content you also want great sound. Dolby Mobile 3.0 has been combined with a Dolby digital plus decoder to offer a superb listening experience for theatre like sound through your earphones.
A high quality 8 mega-pixel BSI camera means that you always get the photo you want, when you have the Huawei Ascend P1 with you. It features HDR optimization, along with auto focus and an LED flash. There are also many user friendly options including face recognition and group shot.
Features of the Huawei Ascend P1
- Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
- 3D User Interface
- 7.69mm Slim design
- Dual core 1,5GHz CPU
- 4.3” Super AMOLED screen
- 8MP BSI camera
- 5.1 Dolby Sound System
|SIM Free & Unlocked||Yes|
|Version||4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)|
|Capacity (Up to)||Up to 32GB|
|Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||540 x 960 pixels|
|Other||Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Frequencies||850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz|
|Frequencies||850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz|
|Version||IEEE 802.11 b/g/n|
|Audio||3.5mm audio connector|
|Flash||Auto focus and dual LED flash|
|Other||Geo-tagging, HDR, face and smile detection|
|Front Facing Camera||Yes|
|Digital Compass and Gyro||Yes|
|Formats||H.263, H.264, MPEG-4 and VP8|
|Near Field Communication|
|Dimensions||129 x 64.8 x 7.69mm|
|Other||Google Search; Music Player; Weather|
Do you ship internationally?
Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link:
Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?
Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world. Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.
Is this phone brand new?
Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.
Is there any network/operator branding?
No - There is only the manufacturers branding.
Does the phone have a standard SIM card slot or a Micro SIM slot?
Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?
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|Overall Rating||5 Stars||Buy it now!|
||5 Stars||Buy it now!|
Recommend to a friend? Yes
"This is an excellent phone for the money. Battery life is excellent, it has a card slot and the display is crisp and detailed.
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