Posts Tagged Huawei

Mega-phones are here: Huawei launches 6.1-inch Ascend Mate

Chinese telco giant Huawei has continued the latest trend of the mega-phone, launching its own big-screen smartphone into Australia. The Ascend Mate features a huge 6.1-inch I-PS (in-plane switching) display but like the recent Samsung Galaxy Mega, the resolution here is only 720p (1280×720-pixels). What’s telling about the Ascend Mate though is the battery – […]

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Huawei launches quad-core smartphone

Chinese smartphone marker Huawei has launched what it claims to be the world’s fastest smartphone in the new Ascend D Quad. The company better known for its lower-cost models has dropped in its own 1.5/1.2GHz quad-core K3V2 processor into a 4.5-inch smartphone chassis, complete with Google’s Android 4.0 “Ice cream sandwich” operating system. The phone […]

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Hong Kong telco demonstrates 700Mbps over DSL

The days of ADSL being seen as a dead-end choice for high-speed broadband maybe on the wane as new techniques are shown off by a number of international telcos indicating speeds of over 100Mbps on traditional copper are achievable. The latest news came overnight with an announcement by Hong Kong-based telco provider Huawei that it […]

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Telstra and Huawei run LTE tests on 1800MHz spectrum

Global network player Huawei and telco giant Telstra today announced the first successful demos of LTE (long-term evolution) technology on the 1800MHz spectrum in Australia. “Our trials with Huawei are giving us valuable insights into the potential of LTE technology at 1800MHz and helping Telstra understand how we can make best use of both existing […]

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Huawei shows off new S7 e-tablet PC

Telecommunications vendor Huawei took the covers off a huge range of new products for Australia this morning, including the much-anticipated S7 tablet PC. This seven-inch tablet PC features a 768MHz Qualcomm SnapDragon (ARM Cortex A8) processor with 256MB of memory and storage, expandable to 32GB via microSD flash card. The screen comes with 800×480-pixel resolution […]

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