Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, opens door for more Windows Phone users by unveiling its first Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the Huawei Ascend W1.

With the longest standby time in its class, the Huawei Ascend W1 outlasts, performs and outshines the competition at an outstanding price of Php 8,990.

“Inspired and powered by people, the Ascend W1 is a combination of Huawei’s user-centric design philosophy and Windows Phone 8 software, bringing consumers a truly compelling choice,” said Johnson Ma, Country Manager of Huawei Device Philippines.

“The addition of Ascend W1 to our smartphone portfolio gives consumers access to an even wider range of Huawei smartphones. At a price that makes sense to consumers, Ascent W1 underscores our commitment to put smartphones within reach of every consumer, no matter who you are or what you want from your phone.”

The Ascend W1 is 10.15 mm thin and features a 4-inch IPS LCD 480 x 800 touchscreen with OGS Technology that reduces the light consumption and makes the screen brighter, more vivid and more natural even under the sun, providing great view experience for its users.

Its breath-taking speed is powered by the high-end Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8230dual-core 1.2 GHz processor and Adreno 305 GPU.

With a 1950 mAh battery, the Ascend W1 has 470 hours of standby time, the longest among all smartphones in its class. It features a visually iconic design inspired by a tropical island and comes in an array of bold colors including white and blue. The Ascend W1 is a smart and stylish alternative for consumers looking for great technology at a price that is right.

“We’re excited to partner with Huawei to bring the Windows Phone 8 experience to more Filipinos. Combine Windows 8 with the unique features of the new Huawei Ascend W1 and you can have the most personal and convenient smartphone to complement your lifestyle,” said Jerry Bongco, Original Equipment Manufacturer Director, Microsoft Philippines.


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