Huawei Ascend W1

Specifications

Huawei Ascend W1Notebook: Huawei Ascend W1 (Ascend Series)
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8230
Graphics Adapter: Qualcomm Adreno 305
Display: 4 inch, , 800x480 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.125kg
Price: 219 euro
Average Score: 87% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 37%, features: 40%, display: 84% mobility: 99%, workmanship: 86%, ergonomy: 68%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Huawei Ascend W1

87% Review Huawei Ascend W1 Smartphone | Notebookcheck
Huawei Gets things done. Huawei now releases a Windows 8 smartphone on the market dubbed Ascend W1. It features a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8230 SoC and a 4 GB internal flash memory. With a street price of below 200 Euros (~$259), it wants to cater to new smartphone users and price conscious buyers.
The company's first WP8 device is promising, yet flawed
Source: Engadget English
Huawei's Ascend W1 is a well-crafted device that'll impress anyone making their first tentative steps into the world of smartphones. If you're only motivated by price, aren't fussed about the limited storage options and won't be taking a lot of pictures, then this is an eminently sensible purchase.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/13/2013
The company's first WP8 device is promising, yet flawed
Source: Engadget English
Huawei's Ascend W1 is a well-crafted device that'll impress anyone making their first tentative steps into the world of smartphones. If you're only motivated by price, aren't fussed about the limited storage options and won't be taking a lot of pictures, then this is an eminently sensible purchase.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/13/2013

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 305:

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Snapdragon MSM8230: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


4": » To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.125 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist hardly any models in this extreme class of weight. 7-9 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


87%: This is a good rating above average. Nevertheless you should not forget, that 10-15% of all notebook-models get a better rating.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Notebooks with the same GPU

» Samsung Galaxy Tab4 8.0
Snapdragon MSM8930, 8.0", 0.32 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Tab4 10.1
Snapdragon 400 MSM8226, 10.1", 0.487 kg
» Huawei Ascend G740
Snapdragon MSM8930, 5.0", 0.155 kg
» Nokia Lumia 635
unknown, 4.5", 0.14 kg
» Nokia Lumia 630
unknown, 4.5", 0.14 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Grand 2
Snapdragon 400 MSM8226, 5.3", 0.163 kg
» LG G2 Mini
Snapdragon 400 MSM8226, 4.7", 0.12 kg
» Nokia Lumia 1320
8930AB, 6.0", 0.22 kg
» Nokia Lumia 525
Snapdragon MSM8227, 4.0", 0.15 kg
» ZTE Grand S Flex
Snapdragon MSM8930, 5.0", 0.2 kg
» LG D605 Optimus L9 II
Snapdragon MSM8230, 4.7", 0.12 kg
» Motorola Moto G
Snapdragon 400 MSM8226, 4.5", 0.143 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 S7270
Snapdragon MSM8930, 4.0", 0.2 kg
» LG Optimus F6
Snapdragon MSM8930, 4.5", 0.2 kg
» Nokia Lumia 625
Snapdragon MSM8930, 4.7", 0.159 kg
» Sony Xperia M
Snapdragon MSM8227, 4.0", 0.112 kg
» HTC Windows Phone 8XT
Snapdragon MSM8930, 4.3", 0.2 kg
» HTC One Mini
8930AB, 4.3", 0.122 kg
» Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini I9190
Snapdragon MSM8930, 4.3", 0.3 kg
» Sony Xperia L
Snapdragon MSM8230, 4.3", 0.137 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 I9200
8930AB, 6.3", 0.199 kg
» Nokia Lumia 720
Snapdragon MSM8227, 4.3", 0.128 kg
» Nokia Lumia 520
Snapdragon MSM8227, 4.0", 0.124 kg
» Samsung Galaxy Express GT-I8730
Snapdragon MSM8930, 4.5", 0.138 kg
» Nokia Lumia 620
Snapdragon MSM8227, 3.8", 0.127 kg
» HTC One SV
Snapdragon MSM8930, 4.3", 0.122 kg
» HTC Windows Phone 8S
Snapdragon MSM8227, 4.0", 0.113 kg

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Author: Stefan Hinum (Update: 2013-06-18)