Huawei Ascend Mate, the company’s latest flagship smartphone is now available in India from online retailer Infibeam. It was spotted on Flipkart along with a price tag earlier this week, but the page was removed later. It packs a 6.1-inch 720p display, powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core Hi-Silicon K3V2 processor and runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) with Huawei’s EmotionUI 1.5 on top. It has a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, full HD video recording and a 1-megapixel HD front-facing camera. It is 9.9 mm thick and weighs 198 grams.
Huawei Ascend Mate specifications
- 6.1-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla glass protection
- 1.5 GHz quad-core Hi-Silicon K3V2 processor with 16-core GPU
- Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
- 8MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash, 1080p video recording
- 1MP HD front-facing camera
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 2GB RAM, 8GB of internal memory, expandable memory card slot
- 3G, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, dualband WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS
- 4050 mAh battery
The Ascend Mate has been priced at Rs. 28,900 on Infibeam and is now available for purchase. The official launch is expected in a week.
[Update: The Ascend mate is now available from Snapdeal for Rs. 27,999. Infibeam has changed the listing as coming soon]