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6.2mm Huawei Ascend P6 goes official with quad-core CPU

6.2mm Huawei Ascend P6 goes official with quad-core CPU

18 June, 2013 | comments (64)

The Huawei Ascend P6 entered our rumor mill a while ago with full specs, official and live pictures coming since. Today Huawei finally is holding a press event in London where it promised to show the Ascend P6 officially. Well, the event is still...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Nokia set to make a nano-coated water resistant phone with P2i

Nokia set to make a nano-coated water resistant phone with P2i

01 March, 2013 | comments (150)

Like Hz0 which we saw last year, P2i protects your phone on a molecular level making liquid substances bounce off the motherboard and various other internals. The advantage of this type of protection is that it doesn't involve the vacuum caps and...

Tags: Nokia, P2i, Rumors


Huawei Ascend P2 finally announced

Huawei Ascend P2 finally announced

24 February, 2013 | comments (31)

The Huawei Ascend P2 uses a 1.5GHz quad-core processor similar to that of the already announced Ascend D2. It has 1GB RAM and 16GB of storage, which unfortunately is non-expandable for the lack of a microSD card slot. The 8.4mm thin Ascend P2...


Sony Xperia Z launches in Europe today, already sold out in France

Sony Xperia Z launches in Europe today, already sold out in France

21 February, 2013 | comments (135)

More than 140,000 Xperia Z units were sold during the launch week of the smartphone in Japan. The Xperia Z hit the shelves in the country of the rising sun exclusively via NTT DoCoMo on February 9. The Sony Xperia Z is one of the six newly...


Huawei Ascend P2 to be  water and dust protected

Huawei Ascend P2 to be water and dust protected

12 February, 2013 | comments (26)

Huawei is either not that good in keeping secrets or not trying too hard to do so. Even before the CES press conference we already knew almost everything about the Ascend D2 and Mate. It seems the case will be similar to the upcoming MWC event,...


Huawei set to launch a mini version of P2 at MWC 2013

Huawei set to launch a mini version of P2 at MWC 2013

04 February, 2013 | comments (10)

Huawei, the Chinese manufacturers are all set to launch its Ascend P2 at the upcoming Mobile World Congress. Surprisingly, Huawei might also launch the mini version of the P2 at the same event, according to a report from MyDrivers. The Ascend...


Huawei Ascend Mate pre-orders start at $575 in China

Huawei Ascend Mate pre-orders start at $575 in China

01 February, 2013 | comments (10)

Huawei announced three phones at the CES in Las Vegas in January - the Ascend D2 1080p smartphone, the Ascend Mate 6.1" phablet and the Ascend W1 Windows Phone midranger. Usually the Huawei phones launch in their homeland - China - first and so this...


Huawei Ascend P2 press image leaks out, looks sweet

Huawei Ascend P2 press image leaks out, looks sweet

25 January, 2013 | comments (12)

Huawei's Ascend D2 and Ascend Mate created a lot of buzz among the tech enthusiasts at CES, but the company is not done with the announcements. A press image of the Ascend P2 has just leaked ahead of its MWC announcement, which is set to take place...


Huawei to hold its MWC 2013 press conference on February 24

Huawei to hold its MWC 2013 press conference on February 24

22 January, 2013 | comments (13)

We got an invite from Huawei today, which urges us to save the date, February 24, when the Chinese company will hold a press conference. This is the Sunday before this year's Mobile World Congress kicks off, so we can reasonably expect Huawei to...


Goodbye, CES 2013, here is what we'll remember you for

Goodbye, CES 2013, here is what we'll remember you for

11 January, 2013 | comments (84)

The CES 2013 is over. It wasn't quite as exciting at last year, but it wasn't a complete waste of time either. There were a few persistent features, which will define the mobile industry this year and suggest what to expect from the upcoming MWC,...

Tags: CES 2013, Misc


Huawei unveils 6.1-inch Ascend Mate and 5-inch Ascend D2

Huawei unveils 6.1-inch Ascend Mate and 5-inch Ascend D2

07 January, 2013 | comments (47)

Huawei's press conference at CES is over and, just as we expected it brought two new Android devices to officialdom Ascend Mate and Ascend D2. Huawei Ascend D2 The Ascend D2 packs a 5-inch 1080p display (that's 443ppi) with very thin...


Huawei W1, Ascend D2 and Ascend Mate official photos leak

Huawei W1, Ascend D2 and Ascend Mate official photos leak

01 January, 2013 | comments (25)

The first day of 2013 surely brought us a plethora of leaked images of upcoming phones. After we saw Sony's Xperia Z and ZL, now it's Huawei's turn. We encountered the Ascend Mate phablet numerous times before - on leaked info, photos, even a...


Huawei Ascend D2 press shot pops up, to join the W1 at CES 2013

Huawei Ascend D2 press shot pops up, to join the W1 at CES 2013

18 December, 2012 | comments (37)

Huawei quietly introduced the Ascend D2 in China a few weeks ago, and now the first press image of the device leaked. It not only showcases the 5" 1080p display rocking Ascend D2, but also gives a glimpse of the new skin Huawei is going to start...


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 debuts 5-inch quad-core Ascend D2 [UPDATED]

Huawei debuts 5-inch quad-core Ascend D2 [UPDATED]

30 October, 2012 | comments (43)

Huawei is the latest manufacturer to join in the phablet race and it sets its sights on the Galaxy Note II, Oppo Find 5, Optimus Vu and the Pantech Vega R3. The company just unveiled the Ascend D2 and it's been showcased in China and promised to...