O2 recently announced that the new Huawei Ascend W1 Windows 8 smartphone would be available on their network in the UK some time in Match, and now we have a launch date for the device.
The Huawei Ascend W1 will be available from O2 UK from the 7th of March, this is for the electric blue version of the handset,the pink version of the Ascend W1 will be available from the 18th of March.
The Huawei Ascend W1 features a 4 inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, processing is on the form of a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 1.2GHz dual core processor, there is also an Adreno 305 GPU.
Other specifications on the Huawei Ascend W1 include a 5 megapixel camera with auto-focus and an LED flash, and it will be available on O2’s monthly contracts as also available on a pay as you go basis.
The Huawei Ascend W1 will be available for free on O2’s monthly contracts that start at £13.50 per month, and the handset will also be available for £119.99 on O2’s pay as you go offerings.