Telecom Lead Asia: Huawei announced the availability of its 4G smartphone, the HUAWEI Ascend P1 LTE.
The HUAWEI Ascend P1 LTE will be available in the UK exclusively from EE, with availability in other markets to follow.
At the Global Mobile Broadband Forum 2012 in Vancouver, Canada, Huawei announced that it will increase its commitment to increase access to high-speed mobile experiences.
The Chinese gear maker will strengthen their LTE product portfolio which includes many first-in-class LTE products such as the Huawei B593, the world’s first LTE TDD wireless broadband router and the Huawei E398, the world’s first triple-mode LTE modem.
“Huawei is committed to LTE innovation throughout the entire communications infrastructure from the ground to the cloud. The availability of the HUAWEI Ascend P1 LTE is just one more way in which we are putting great technology into the hands of more people globally,” said Kevin Ho, president of the Handset Product Line of Huawei Device.
Huawei Ascend P1 LTE is compatible with the highest number of frequency bands and is being tested on operators’ networks across Europe, Latin America, North America, Asia-Pacific.
Through Ascend P1 LTE, Huawei Device is helping operators to develop and expand their LTE user base. Since initiating LTE R&D efforts in 2004, Huawei has been a global leader in the development of LTE technology and has led the way in commercial LTE rollouts.
With its 2,000mAh Li-Polymer battery and powerful 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, the HUAWEI Ascend P1 LTE enables faster downloads at a data transmission rate of up to 100 Mbit/s that far outperforms HSDPA. Its ultra-low latency guarantees smooth video calls and online games.