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Huawei Ascend P1 hits UK in August at ZTE-spanking price

Huawei Ascend P1 hits UK in August at ZTE-spanking price

Huawei has announced UK availability and pricing of the slimline Ascend P1, the company's 7.69mm-thick Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone. The Ascend P1 will drop on Vodafone in early August, priced at free on a new, two-year agreement of £26 ($41) per month. Further carriers and retailers are expected to follow on later, but the price makes it a strong competitor for rival low-cost Android phones from ZTE.

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Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD coming in August for under $500

Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD coming in August for under $500

Huawei announced a plethora of devices back at MWC 2012, one of which was the MediaPad 10 FHD tablet. Things have been pretty quiet regarding the tablet, but Yu Chengdong, Senior Vice President of Huawei, has taken to Weibo to give everyone an update on the specs and release date of the tablet. The tablet will make its debut in China in August, with the price expected to be less than 3,000 CNY (~$470).

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Huawei looking to offer wider range of storage products

Huawei looking to offer wider range of storage products

After last year’s acquisition of U.S. computer security software company Symantec, China’s Huawei Technologies is looking at offering a larger range of storage products to its customers. While best known for being a networking and telecommunications equipment supplier, rising growth rates in mobile and Internet data services has prompted the company to seriously look at entering those markets.

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Windows Phone 8 teams with Nokia, Huawei, Samsung, and HTC

Windows Phone 8 teams with Nokia, Huawei, Samsung, and HTC

It appears that in addition to continuing their relationship with Qualcomm for processors on Microsoft's mobile operating system, Windows Phone 8 will be pushed to Nokia, Huawei, Samsung, and HTC devices. These devices will be available in 180 countries and in 50 different languages, and each of these hardware partners have guaranteed their support for Windows 8 in the future, with an 18 month update guarantee for software support included.

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Huawei Ascend P1 Review

Huawei Ascend P1 Review

Today on the SlashGear test bench is the new Huawei Ascend P1 Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone. It was first unveiled at CES and we've been waiting for it ever since. As of late Huawei has been making some huge strides with their hardware to better compete with HTC and the Samsung's in the world, and this phone is a solid attempt. Being one of their best handsets to date can it match up? Check out the rest of the review to find out.

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T-Mobile Prism is the new $20 Android super-deal

T-Mobile Prism is the new $20 Android super-deal

It's time again for T-Mobile to release a Huawei manufactured device under their own label, this budget-minded smartphone set to bring fire where the Springboard left off. Of course this is a smartphone and that was a tablet, but still, there's room for everybody when you're working with Android. Here you've got a smartphone that's running on T-Mobile's 3G network, has a 3.5-inch HVGA touchscreen, and will be released with Android 2.3 Gingerbread right out of the box.

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Huawei to boost R&D for touch-free smartphones

Huawei to boost R&D for touch-free smartphones

Huawei may be more of an OEM manufacturer for various wireless carriers at the moment, but the China-based company is serious about expanding into the consumer market with its own branded devices and even beyond the realm of hardware. Huawei North America's general manager John Roese revealed that the company plans to increase spending in research and development in order to introduce "disruptive" technologies, which include touch-free devices.

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