The Ascend W1, Huawei's first Windows Phone 8 smartphone, recently arrived at the Philippines' second-largest telco Globe Telecom.
The Huawei Ascend W1 is free at Globe's MySuperPlan Plan 499. Plan 499 gives subscribers twice the value of their money; P900 worth of credits can be used in a combination of calls, texts, or data services.
Launched last April 2013, the Ascend W1 is the Chinese company's first foray to the Windows Phone 8 scene. The Huawei Ascend W1 sports a 4-inch IPS display, a dual-core 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8230 processor, an Adreno 305 GPU, a 5-megapixel camera, and a 1950mAh battery.
Huawei Ascend W1 Specifications
OS: Windows Phone 8
Processor: 1.2 GHz dual-core Krait, Adreno 305 GPU, Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8230 processor
Memory: 512MB RAM, 4GB internal storage, microSD expandable up to 32GB
Display: 4-inch IPS LCD display, 800x480 resolution, ~233 ppi, OGS Technology, 4-point multitouch
Camera: 5-megapixel rear camera with AF, LED flash, and face detection, 2592х1944 resolution; secondary VGA camera
Battery: 1950mAh Li-ion battery
Dimensions: 124.5 x 63.7 x 10.5 mm, 130 g
Colors: Blue, white
Huawei Ascend W1 Availability and Price in the Philippines
The Huawei Ascend W1 is available on the Globe MySuperPlan at P499 a month, or at Huawei retailers nationwide for a SRP of P8,999.
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