Huawei Shows Off New Devices at MWC
Published on: 23rd Feb 2014
Note -- this news article is more than a year old.
By: Ian Mansfield
Huawei has shown off a new smartphone two new tablets a mifi router and its first wearable device.
The mid-range smartphone -- the Ascend G6 comes with a 4.5 inch screen and a 5-megapixel camera. It is 7.85mm thick and weighs 115g. the phone also comes in a 7.5mm 3G version.
It is powered by a quad-core 1.2Ghz processor and will be available as a 3G phone in next month, and in April for the LTE version.
The tablets come in either 7-inch or 8-inch models
The MediaPad X1 is powered by a Kirin 910 1.6 GHz quad-core processor and runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The camera is a 13MP Sony Exmor R BSI rear-facing model that has a five plastic elements (5P) lens featuring panoramic shooting and an IMAGESmart engine with auto-scene recognition.
The tablet also comes with a 5-megapixel front facing camera.
The wearable device, is the TalkBand B1, which connects to the MediaPad X1 via bluetooth and offers a small screen and the ability to make voice calls. It also includes a range of personal fitness monitors.
The MediaPad M1 comes with an 8-inch 800 x 1280 HD IPS multi-touch capacitive screen, with Huawei SWS technology, dual front-facing speakers and dual microphones.
The company also showed off a new Mi-Fi router that supports LTE-A connectivitity.