Ascend D1 quad XL and Ascend G600, unveiled by Huawei

Written by Russell Co. Posted in Launch, News, Smartphones

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Published on December 17, 2012 with No Comments

Huawei has recently unveiled their latest Android smartphones in the Philippines, the quad-core Ascend D1 quad XL and the dual-core Ascend G600. Both the D1 and G600 are part of Huawei’s best-in-class series, having great performance and long battery life in a lightweight package.

Ascend D1 quad XL

The Ascend D1 quad XL is Huawei’s flagship device that combines performance and style. The D1 is powered by Huawei’s own 1.4GHz HiSilicon quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, and 8GB ROM which can be increased via microSD up to 32GB. It sports a 4.5-inch (1280 x 720) IPS+ Toshiba screen with Dolby Mobile 3.0 Plus audio, running Android 4.0 ICS. It has an 8MP BSI rear camera and a front-facing 1.3MP shooter. Battery life is expected at 15 hours of talk time and 500 hours of standby time with a 2600mAh battery.

Ascend G600

For those on a tighter budget, the Ascend G600 could be the phone for you. The G600, dubbed the “Honor 2″ is the successor of the popular Huawei Honor, is a dual-core Android with a 1.2GHz processor, 768 RAM, and 4GB ROM, running Android 4.0 ICS as well. It has a 4.5-inch (960 x 540) IPS HD LCD screen with two DTS Surround Sound speakers. Imaging is taken care of via a rear-facing 8MP BSI camera. It has a 1930mAh that boasts a 15 day standby period.

Both Huawei devices boast of five second boot times so that your phones are ready to go instantly, whenever you need them.

The Ascend G1 quad XL and Ascend G600 will be available next week, though prices have yet to be announced. It has been hinted that prices won’t go above Php20,000, so they’re expected to play around at Php17,000 and below.