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Huawei Chairman shows off 6.1" Ascend Mate ahead of CES

23 December, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Huawei Chairman shows off 6.1At a Huawei store in Guangzhou, China, Richard Yu Huawei Chairman of devices showed off the Ascend Mate - a 6.1" quad-core Android smartphone with a 1080p resolution. The device is said to be powered by a quad-core K3V3 chip clocked at 1.8 GHz, and offer a 4000 mAh battery, 9.9 mm frame and a...

 

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> In reply to dolbydigital @ 2012-12-23 22:38 from fxHc - click to readlike your point of view.

I hope more guys can have their own opinion based on like that.

So that they can distinguish between true innovation and technology and blinded loyalty on their every matters.

I used to love Apple and now I love Samsung.
Hear me out

And I am still ready to go back to Apple or move to Nokia, HTC etc "if they made A good Device without hegitation based on my unbiased perspective.

This can be applied for everything.

If you are blinded by what they did long time ago,
you can't see their recent jobs properly which I can see very clearly because I am not brain-washed and blinded.

Now I can see this device looks rather tablet than phone based on my opinion that Galaxy note2 size is on very edge to be a phone.
Probably with less bezel, it still could be bigger a bit.
But I don't see this device has extreamly thin bezel..

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  • 2012-12-24 01:39
  • iiYN

Another oversized shovel....2013 will be full of shovels

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  • 2012-12-24 01:25
  • MZ52

> In reply to jayk @ 2012-12-24 00:02 from Ld9G - click to readChances are the product you are using was made in China. They said the same things about America in the 40s, Japanese stuff in the 60s/70s and 80s. The problem is that you are too ignorant beyond belief to realise that China does make good original innovations which arent knock offs and in someway, are ahead. You are too consumed with what the senate or the cold war mentality of the media and tech blogs tell you, it isnt the 70s anymore bub. This is now 2012 nearing 2013, times change so deal with it.

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  • 2012-12-24 00:39
  • 3J6d

Omg.. 6.1" beyond retina screen resolution? Eat your heart out design in Cupertino! Even Chinese company leaving you smoking in the dust...

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  • 2012-12-24 00:28
  • tRgX

Buy european or american devices. You know about Chinese quality.

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  • 2012-12-24 00:02
  • Ld9G

Too big too rubbish

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  • 2012-12-24 00:00
  • Ld9G

> In reply to Bunyip22 @ 2012-12-23 23:17 from vuAI - click to readNo, I am not knocking it, I don't have any problem with Huawei, God bless them :) It is just too big as I see on the images. It's bigger than the Note 2, and the Note 2 is very big too.

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  • 2012-12-23 23:47
  • 0UuJ

My god. Smartphone sizes are getting outrageous.

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  • 2012-12-23 23:38
  • qVU%

> In reply to Bunyip22 @ 2012-12-23 23:17 from vuAI - click to readneither of nokia and apple does this device compete and neither of those fanboys knock this device. there are samsung fanboys who d hate it first, most over all this is a note2 killer

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  • 2012-12-23 23:28
  • 3TLV

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-12-23 22:36 from 0Cb2 - click to read1) use a Bluetooth headset if you are so insecure about what others think
2) I have no problem holding a tab 7.7 1 handed for a few hours
3) a lot if people would prefer 1 device like this than 2... The note 2 fits easily in all my clothes....I'm sure this will.
4) all manufacturers (except apple) are heading to big devices.....5t inches plus..people don't even recognise that I have a note 2....Android gives choices :-)

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  • 2012-12-23 23:24
  • vuAI

> In reply to Mobilemaster @ 2012-12-23 22:47 from 0UuJ - click to readAll the nokia and apple fan boys knocking this device.....To funny (I remember the 7 inch tablets coping heaps too).

A few things....This device will only be a few mm wider than the original note so it will be pocketable but not in all clothes.....As you can see in the photo it can easily be held with 1 hand.... Phones now days are used less for talking and more fore social media, messaging, internet, videos, games, reading books, and etcetc....Plus if you don't want to hold it too your ear you can use a Bluetooth earpiece,

I have a note 2 and absolutely love it as an all in one device.....I am really hoping the note 3 goes to 6 inches with narrower bezels

This device isn't for everyone but for some people it's perfect....Why do you need to knock other people's opinions?

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  • 2012-12-23 23:17
  • vuAI

> In reply to KevMack101 @ 2012-12-23 22:32 from IBAq - click to readWhy are you so happy? It can not fit in your pocket, and it is too big to hold it with one hand.

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  • 2012-12-23 22:47
  • 0UuJ

> In reply to MeeGo Takeover @ 2012-12-23 16:42 from RbqJ - click to readAgain a nokia fanboy is trolling samsung. Stop this. The Age of Phablet is created by Galaxy Note. Its very true. Just like iPhone started the Age of Touch Screen Smartphones. Got that? We dont consider anything before galaxy note as a "phablet". And we dont consider anything before iPhone as a touch screen "smartphone".
And we are not inrested in hearing lame history.

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  • 2012-12-23 22:38
  • fxHc

useless. better a small 4" iphone 5 for talking and quick email check and an ipad mini for internet. i do not want to keep at my ear such a monster because i look like a clown and 2nd, my hand will numb quick. it is so stupid to buy such a tasteless and ugly device

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  • 2012-12-23 22:36
  • 0Cb2

> In reply to Magnumutz @ 2012-12-23 15:41 from LaCv - click to readBut Samsung Galaxy Tab P1000 at 7in fits into all my trouser pockets! Only that it swells. 6.1in is sure to be on the modest pocket size limit. 361ppi and lot of high specs. Whao, I hope all other manufacturers will start responding to our wish - phablet!!

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  • 2012-12-23 22:35
  • 33eI

wow my dream cum true. I so want this device, its perfect size for a phablet. I had a Note and got rid of it. I'm currently using the Galaxy Tab 7.7 as my main phone and always wanted a phone slash tab to be 6 inches with a 1080p display, and finally someone had the guts to make one, thank god woohoo. I'm so happy. When this comes out i'll sell my tab 7.7

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  • 2012-12-23 22:32
  • IBAq

> In reply to max @ 2012-12-23 15:43 from 0UbJ - click to readlook just like everything out there

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  • 2012-12-23 22:29
  • 8192

> In reply to petz @ 2012-12-23 17:32 from P@1G - click to readNope. Dell has made a device which has 5 inch, but 5 inch screen devices are not phablets, but those which have above 5 inch, and the Note was the first phone to have a 5+ inch screen.

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  • 2012-12-23 21:20
  • 0UuJ

What a huge phablet! :))

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  • 2012-12-23 21:18
  • 0UuJ

X-Mobile company will release 72 inches X Galaxy Desire Ascend phone this CES.

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  • 2012-12-23 21:14
  • Li58

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