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Help us make a change, sign our smartphone petition now

19 April, 2013 | comments (380)

This week we took on a somewhat unusual endeavor. We asked for your help to make a difference in the high-end smartphone market. The currents trends mean you cannot get a top-of-the-line smartphone with a pocketable size. The trend suits OEMs just...

Tags: Android, Misc


Huawei Ascend D2  GLBenchmark score confirms quad-core CPU

Huawei Ascend D2 GLBenchmark score confirms quad-core CPU

26 November, 2012 | comments (22)

In late October at an event in China, Huawei announced its first phablet - the Ascend D2. At the time Huawei stayed mum on some of the key specs of the device. Thankfully, GLBenchmark comes to save the day, confirming the chipset and screen specs of...


Huawei to ship the Ascend D Quad on September 12 in China

Huawei to ship the Ascend D Quad on September 12 in China

04 September, 2012 | comments (20)

The Huawei Ascend D Quad was one of the superstars at this year's MWC in Barcelona, but it got off to a rocky start as the development of the company's own K3V2 chipset with quad-core CPU didn't go according to plan. As a result, the Huawei Ascend D...


Huawei Ascend D Quad and D Quad XL to launch in late August

Huawei Ascend D Quad and D Quad XL to launch in late August

17 August, 2012 | comments (36)

After suffering numerous delays, Huawei's mightiest droids, the Ascend D Quad and D Quad XL are finally going to get their official launch later this month. The Huawei Ascend D Quad and D Quad XL are both powered by the company's very own 1.5GHz...


Huawei Ascend D quad delayed again, the CPU to blame

Huawei Ascend D quad delayed again, the CPU to blame

27 June, 2012 | comments (19)

This year's MWC saw some really exciting phones from Huawei - the icing of the cake undoubtedly being the Huawei Ascend D quad. The company's new flagship will use a homebrewed quad-core processor instead of an NVIDIA, TI or Qualcomm sourced...


Huawei unveils Ascend P1 TD- SCDMA and 2600mAh XL droids

Huawei unveils Ascend P1 TD- SCDMA and 2600mAh XL droids

20 June, 2012 | comments (5)

Huawei used the start of the Mobile Asia Expo to announce the two latest additions to its lineup of Android smartphones. The Huawei Ascend P1 TD-SCDMA and Ascend P1 2600mAh are modified versions of the international P1 heading for China with a...


Huawei  working on WP8 phones and Windows 8 LTE tablet

Huawei working on WP8 phones and Windows 8 LTE tablet

25 April, 2012 | comments (28)

Huawei may not be the first name that springs to mind when you think smartphones and tablets, but the Chinese are certainly one of the major players in both markets. At this year's MWC Huawei declared its intentions to storm the top of the Android...


Huawei Ascend D quad to hit the shelves in July

Huawei Ascend D quad to hit the shelves in July

21 March, 2012 | comments (20)

When Huawei announced its Ascend D quad new flagship at the MWC, the Chinese company said it will be arriving at the market in either Q2 or Q3. Well we now got more specific information and sadly we'll have to wait until the third quarter of the...


Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

26 February, 2012 | comments (108)

The Mobile World Congress 2012 has closed its doors and what a wild ride it was. We saw all sorts of new gadgets and software and we did our best to cover everything interesting in sight. We've written tons of news, blog posts and hands-on...

Tags: MWC 2012


Huawei announces the Ascend D quad, D quad XL, and Ascend D1

Huawei announces the Ascend D quad, D quad XL, and Ascend D1

26 February, 2012 | comments (55)

Huawei has just lifted the curtains off of its new device lineup here at the MWC, starting with the Ascend D quad and D quad XL Android smartphones. Ascend D quad The Ascend D quad features Huawei's very own K3V2 quad-core processor with...