Huawei opens the Mobile World Congress 2014 with a presentation rife with news, and the first one has been a smartphone, the Huawei Ascend G6. It is a balanced midrange performance, among which especially the ability to connect to 4G mobile networks, through which we can sail up to 150 Mbps, said soon. It also features a 4.5-inch screen, 8 megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front sensor, perfect for fans of self-photos. We see all the features of Huawei Ascend G6 to detail.
The latest model of the Chinese company has a panel of 4.5 inches, a size that is at the midpoint between smartphones and manageable big screen terminals, combining the concepts of functionality and visual experience. The screen is LCD type and has qHD resolution, or what is the same, 540 x 960 pixels, so that the density is at 245 dots per inch, which is not bad.
Huawei is betting on a design similar to that premiered with the Huawei Ascend P6 last June. The device combines straight edges with more curved and has a metal frame around which gives strength and also gives it a more elegant touch. its profile of only 7.5 mm is one of its highlights, but this will be for editing with 3G connectivity, the 4G model will have a thickness of 7.85 mm. Dining is varied colors and combines several shades in one model. For example there is an issue in black with gray or gold, and the other white with pink or gold details. 3G edition will also be available in white, black, light pink, gold or blue.
The photographic section is definitely one of the highlights of the Huawei Ascend G6 not only at hardware level but also by the features that accompany it. The main sensor is BSI type, so that it is ready to capture great pictures in low light conditions, a very important point that also helps its lens with f/2.0 aperture. Huawei also includes an infrared filter that minimizes potential aberrations chromatic.
The camera did not lack anything, and besides the (LED flash, autofocus, face detection, panorama, geo-tagging…) classic systems also has other exciting features like auto scene recognition, voice trigger captures sound with image, beauty mode to enhance portraits and of course FullHD video recording. But that is not all, also carries a 5 megapixel front sensor specially designed for self-photos. Its wide-angle lens is very light and has a voice trigger option to not have to press any buttons or adopt awkward postures.
In the media up no surprises, but as good Huawei Ascend Android this G6 is able to reproduce the most common formats of photos, videos, music or documents. Huawei is betting on processors trademark, and in this case includes a quad-core chip that runs at 1.2 GHz clock frequency. In support features 1 GB of RAM, which will ensure a smooth performance enough for us to perform common tasks without any problem.
We spent the memory section, where we find a total fund 8Gb capacity. However it should be noted here that, subtracting what concerns the system, the amount available will be about half, ie, about 4 Gb’s not much, but at least the extension is allowed through MicroSD memory cards.
Huawei has informed that the G6 Huawei Ascend will be factory 4.3 Android Jelly Bean, who despite not being the most current version of the system; it has quite a few new features. Users can enjoy Google services package in full, including very practical applications such as Gmail, YouTube, Google Drive, Google Maps or Google Play Store and others. Huawei also provides its own unique features and its interface, which in this case corresponds to the Emotion UI 2.0.
The company has always offered a very attractive visual layer, with many customization options such as animations and themes, with catalog of over 1,000 options to download. It also has a cleaning system integrated file an anti-bullying filter and a way of saving energy, all part of the One Key Scan function. Moreover, the interface provides a standard way and another simplified for novice users only want to have the basics on the screen.
As we advance in the entrance, about Huawei 4G connectivity to their customers with this model. This system allows you to move much faster speeds than 3G standard peaks may reach 150 Mbps downloading addition also supports 3G networks, in fact we have already said that there will be a version only with this system, which will further was first put up for sale. Among its connections will also find the wireless port WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS antenna and even a connection to NFC payments and other actions with the terminal. To close this section could not miss the MicroUSB connection and minijack for headphones.
The Huawei Ascend G6 has a battery of 2,000 milliamps, which at the moment there are no concrete data on the duration. But yes that Huawei has detailed a savings that can reduce consumption by 30%. The Huawei Ascend G6 will be available in its 3G version during the first quarter of 2014 and the issue with 4G will come a little later, in April. The price is 250 euros in free format, but do not know what will be the cost of the 4G version.