Huawei Ascend G7 unveiled at IFA 2014

Huawei has revealed its new metal body smartphone, Ascend G7 at IFA, Berlin 2014.

Ascend G7 is priced at 299 euros and will be available in Germany, Italy, Spain, Denmark, Hungary, the Netherlands, Turkey, Poland, Norway, South Africa and Mexico from September 2014.
Ascend G7 is a mid range smartphone which has a well-crafted metal design, which gives its user a premium feel and look, the company says.

“In a market flooded with mid-tier smartphones that have a plastic look and feel, Ascend G7 stands out with its beautifully crafted, elegant metallic design,” said Richard Yu, CEO, Huawei Consumer Business Group.

The smartphone features a 5.5 inch HD IPS display with 1280 x 720 pixel resolution and Nano Molding Technology (NMT) for a richer texture and smoother touch with Huawei’s Emotion UI 3.0.

The sleek design with 7.6mm thickness and weighs 165gms has a 0.8mm thin line on the chassis between the front and rear of the handset.

The device is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Cortex-A5 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor backed up by 2GB RAM.

Ascend G7 has a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and Auto Focus and a 5MP front camera. It also has Geo-tagging, panorama and HDR mode.

The smartphone runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS. It is 4G LTE-enabled with dual antenna.

Ascend G7 has a internal storage of 16GB which can be further extended up to 32GB via Micro SD card.

Connectivity options include 4G LTE, WLAN, Bluetooth, USB and it is fueled by a 3000mAh non removable Li-ion battery.

Huawei Ascend G7

Key Specs:

  • 5.5 inch HD IPS touchscreen
  • 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Cortex-A5 64-bit Snapdragon 410processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • Android 4.4 KitKat OS
  • 13MP rear and 5MP front camera
  • 16GB internal and 32GB external memory
  • 4G LTE, WLAN, Bluetooth, USB
  • 3000mAh non removable Li-ion battery
  • Accelerometer, proximity, compass

EMUI 3.0 intuitively and actively addresses daily needs through practical and visually appealing design details, such as the convergence of key smartphone functions call, contact, and messaging, that can now be easily switched between with a single horizontal swipe.

Ascend G7 is available in classic metallic colors including moonlight silver, space gray, and horizon gold.



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