Huawei Shows Off Smartphone with Huge 6.1 Screen
Published on: 8th Jan 2013
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By: Ian Mansfield
Huawei has launched what it says is the smartphone with the largest screen in the world the Huawei Ascend Mate which features a huge 6.1 inch HD display pitching it only just below the level that would make it a tablet.
Huawei Ascend Mate has a screen-to-body ratio of 73% - the highest in the industry, while the 6.1-inch HD IPS+ LCD screen has a resolution of 1280 x 720, and 'Magic Touch' which provides enhanced screen responsiveness even with gloves.
Huawei Ascend Mate features a 4050 mAh battery and Huawei's Hi-Silicon 1.5 GHz quad-core processor. With Huawei's QPC and ADRX smart power-saving technology, the smartphone provides up to two days of ordinary useage on a single charge. It has the fastest battery charging capability of smartphones in its range, which saves over 30% of battery charging time.
Its dual-antenna design supports high power data transmission and is optimized with maximum ratio combining method, to increase network reception by up to 2.5dB and providing an increase of 20 to 30% of overall network coverage.
Operating on Android 4.1 and featuring an 8-megapixel AF rear-facing camera with HDR and 1-megapixel HD front-facing camera, Huawei Ascend Mate also provides dual MIC noise reduction technology, Dolby sound system and stereo recording.
Available in crystal black and pure white, the Huawei Ascend Mate will be on sale in China in Feburary 2013.