Hands on: Huawei Ascend D2 review

The first real flagship device from the Chinese firm

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Product Type
Smartphone
Network Band
Quad Band
Input Method
Touchscreen
Touchscreen
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
USB
Yes
Contract Type
SIM-free
Built-in Memory
32 GB
Built-in Flash
Yes
Memory Card Slot
No
Cellular Data Connectivity Technology
GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS
GPS Receiver
Yes
Multi-SIM Supported
No
Near Field Communication
No
Integrated TV Tuner
No
Product Family
Ascend D2
Cellular Generation
3G
Cellular Network Supported
GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900, WCDMA 850, WCDMA 900, WCDMA 2100
Multi-touch Screen
Yes
Rear Camera Resolution
13 Megapixel
Number of SIM Card Supported
1
Front Camera
Yes
Phone Style
Bar
Colour
White
Operating System
Android
Brand Name
Huawei
Battery Talk Time
4 Hour
Screen Size
12.7 cm (5")
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen Type
Capacitive
Weight (Approximate)
170 g
Processor Core
Quad-core (4 Core)
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Processor Manufacturer
Huawei
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 4.0
Operating System Version
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Messaging Type
MMS (Multi-media Messaging Service), Email, Instant Messaging, SMS (Short Message Service)
USB Standard
USB 2.0
Pixel Density
443 ppi
Front Camera Resolution
1.3 Megapixel
Height
140 mm
Width
71 mm
Depth
9.4 mm
Battery Standby Time
200 Hour
Manufacturer
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd
Product Name
Ascend D2 Smartphone
Processor Speed
1.50 GHz
Product Line
Ascend D2
Screen Type
LCD
Sensor Type
Accelerometer, Gyro Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Digital Compass, G-sensor, Ambient Light Sensor
Manufacturer Part Number
1390521
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.huawei.com
Marketing Information
Revolutionary 5" FHD Screen

A 5-inch Super Retina fast response IPS panel display and a resolution of up to 1920 x 1080, perfect for full HD 1080 video playback. With its 443 PPI, the Ascend D2 provides unprecedented color accuracy and clarity.

13MP Camera with BSI and HDR

A 13MP BSI rear-facing camera with detail capturing technology and an ISO sensitivity level higher than other smartphones in this category. HUAWEI Ascend D2 also has a tailored manual color temperature adjustment function to provide a professional-level photography experience.

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