Chinese telecom giant Huawei has announced the launch of two new Ascend-series Android phones in the country. The phone – Ascend G510 and Ascend Y300 – were earlier spotted selling at various online retail sites. According to a press release issued by with the company, the phones are now available across India via online channels as well as brick and mortar outlets like Reliance Digital, Croma, Universal (South), E Zone, Spice and Huawei Experience outlets.
The Huawei Ascend G510 phone has been priced at INR 10,990, while Ascend Y300 is being sold for INR 7,980.
Packing some decent features, these are the first Android 4.1 powered smartphones to be launched by Huawei in the country. The company has revealed that both phones come with Huawei’s redesigned Emotion UI that brings a set of unique and useful features for the users. The phones can also be customised as per the user needs thanks to the five preloaded themes as well as profiles.
Here is a look at their specifications:
|Phone||Huawei Ascend G510||Huawei Ascend Y300|
|Processor||1.2 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon||1GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon|
|Display||4.5-inch display with 854×480 pixels resolution||4-inch IPS display with 800×480 pixels resolution|
|Internal Storage/ microSD card||4GB, Yes||4GB, yes|
|Battery||1750 mAh||1730 mAh|
|Connectivity/ Ports||3G, Wi-Fi, DLNA, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, GPS / aGPS||3G, Wi-Fi, DLNA, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, GPS / aGPS|
|Cameras||5MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash, 0.3MP front camera||5MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash, 0.3MP front camera|
“We are very excited to introduce our new range in the Huawei Ascend series with Emotion UI, which lets users get the most out of their smartphones. Not only are Ascend G510 & Y300 exceptionally good-looking and power-packed smartphones, but also come with Emotion UI to let users personalize their phones to reflect their moods and personality. Backed by our pan-India service network and better prices, we are giving smarter mobile internet devices to more number of Indians.” said Victor Shan, President, Huawei Device India.