Category: Huawei


Huawei Ascend Y330 now available at Public Mobile

Existing customers of Public Mobile, now owned by TELUS, can now purchase the entry-level Huawei Ascend Y330, one of two devices the carrier is releasing this month (the other being the Samsung Galaxy S3 mini). Originally priced at $150, the Y330 has since dropped to a respectable $69 outright. The Ascend Y330 is nothing special from



Bell to exclusively release the Huawei Ascend Y530 (Update)

Huawei continues its slow entrance into the Canadian carrier lineups. We’ve been informed that the Huawei Ascend Y530 will exclusively be arriving at Bell, currently slated for a release on May 30th. The Ascend Y530 is an entry level Android that runs OS 4.3 Jelly Bean, 4.5-inch LCD display (480 x 800), sports a 1.2


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Huawei’s MediaPad X1 is a phone with an identity crisis

Huawei tried to inject some excitement into the Mobile World Congress proceedings this week by unveiling a few new products, most exciting among them the 7-inch phone/tablet hybrid MediaPad X1. As leaked last week, the MediaPad X1 is a truly strange device, but judging from early hands-on reviews, it looks to be quite effective at



Huawei’s 7-inch MediaPad X1 phablet leaks before MWC unveiling

Think Huawei is finished with its phablet dreams? My friends, they are just getting started. What looks like a certainty for a Mobile World Congress announcement next week, Huawei’s MediaPad X1 combines a 7-inch tablet and a phone into a confusing hybrid of sorts. With a 7-inch 1920×1200 pixel display, a 1.6Ghz HiSilicon 910 SoC with



Huawei announces Ascend Mate 2 4G: same size, different feel

Huawei has announced a very iterative update to the 6.1-inch Ascend Mate which was unveiled a year ago at CES 2013. The world’s number three smartphone manufacturer in volume shipments, Huawei is trying to attract more thrifty customers to its largest smartphone line. The successor, aptly-titled the Ascend Mate 2 4G, shares the same 6.1-inch


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Huawei Ascend Mate 2 spied before CES announcement

As we inch ever-closer to the annual bacchanal that is CES, the leaks are beginning to seep through the widening cracks. First up we have Huawei’s successor to its 6.1-inch Ascend Mate smartphone, which we first demoed at CES earlier this year (and then subsequently reviewed upon its release in September). The Ascend Mate 2 doesn’t