Huawei brings its first WP8 phone the Ascend W1 to Walmart, pairs it with 30-day unlimited plan
posted by Daniel P. / May 09, 2013, 9:18 AM
Huawei announced today a raid on the low-end WP8 market in the US, bringing its first phone with Microsoft's newest mobile OS version to Walmart. As a reminder, the Ascend W1 sports a 4" LCD screen with 480x800 pixels, a dual-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon, 5 MP camera able to do 720p video, 2 GB of internal storage, and microSD card slot for its expansion.
Nokia Lumia 520 will be keeping it a low-key company when it gets restocked there, and it will come with the enigmatic 30-day unlimited contract, the providing carrier on which is shrouded in mystery, as is the price still.The Ascend W1 will be sold in Walmart, where the
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I think its gonna be T-mobile. T-mobile has a real good tendency to launch Flagship WinPho phones (except Lumia 920). Price will be in the $300 range off contract. Yet to make a dent in the WP Lumia market but definitely making strides forward.
posted on May 09, 2013, 9:52 AM 0
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hmmm i want to try wp8, i hope this comes to tmobile. otherwise ill pick up the lumia 521. how did nokia forget a flash on that camera? smh, even huawei and kyocera put flash on their low end devices. if kyocera can put a flash on my brothers $40 kyocera event running android 4.0.4, why cant nokia fit flash into a $130 lumia model?! its a lumia model! it needs flash!
posted on May 09, 2013, 10:23 AM 0
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