Today, in a press event which took place in Paris, France, Huawei Device announced the next-generation of Ascend P flagship series called Ascend P7.
Following in the footsteps of last year flagship phone, the Ascend P6, the new 4G LTE-enabled smartphone Ascend P7 “redefines smartphone excellence with top-notch features, ultra-fast connectivity and easier navigation in a beautifully crafted design that places it in a class of its own.”
Huawei Ascend P7 feature a 5-inch Full HD screen (445ppi and 16:9 aspect ratio) protected by a sheet of Gorilla Glass 3, an incredible 8MP front-facing camera, 13MP main camera on the back and the latest Android version, KitKat 4.4 with Emotion UI 2.3 on top.
Other features include a ultra-thin body, only 6.5mm, it weighs in at 124 grams, comes with NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, a 2500 mAh battery, 2GB of RAM and 16GB built-in storage + a microSD slot.
“Huawei’s relentless commitment to developing premium quality smartphones over the past three years has paid off. We are now ranked number three globally in terms of smartphone shipments, and our brand recognition is growing steadily in key regions such as China and Western Europe,” said, Richard Yu, CEO, Huawei Consumer Business Group. “Today, the launch of Huawei Ascend P7 once again challenges existing industry standards by redefining smartphone design, camera experience, and connectivity, to provide people with an unprecedented mobile experience.”
“Orange is pleased to witness how Huawei’s products and brand have developed since we first identified Huawei as a global contender several years ago. Today’s launch of the best-in-class Ascend P7 is an illustration of a strategy and investment that is now paying dividends,” said Yves Maître, Executive Vice President, Connected Object and Partnerships, Orange. “As a long-term partner, Orange is delighted to provide its customers with the results of this successful relationship.”
The Ascend P7 recommend price point is 449 euros and it will be available as of this month in China, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Poland, Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia, Serbia, Greece, Norway, Hungary, Denmark, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Austria, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates, with other markets to follow. Accessories include Huawei’s TalkBand B1, colorful protective cases, clamshell protective screen covers, and portable batteries.