Huawei just officially unveiled their next flagship Android device at CES. The Ascend D2 has an impressive array of specs designed to entice consumers to give Huawei a chance in emerging markets. Here's the breakdown:
  • 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G Network HSDPA
  • 4G Network LTE
  • SIM Micro-SIM
  • 5.0 inches Capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 443ppi
  • OS Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • Chipset Huawei K3V
  • CPU Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait
  • Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS support
  • Colors White, Black
  • GPRS Yes
  • EDGE Yes
  • Speed HSPA+; LTE
  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP
  • NFC Yes
  • USB Yes, microUSB v2.0
  • Camera 13 MP, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, face detection, Video 1080p@30fps
  • 3000 mAh Battery (48 hours of use)
  • 116 step manufacturing processed metal frame
  • dust and water resistant
  • "Super Hands Free," clear two-way talking from as far away as 1.5 meters
  • Built tough, supposedly, if it drops on a "rocky road" it will not break this new phone

What do you guys think of this one? It's hard not to be impressed by the features, especially the massive battery. Could this phone tempt you away from the usual horde of devices that give us tunnel-vision? For now they haven't shared pricing or carrier details, but of course, we will keep you guys informed as new info is shared.