WIND Mobile launches Huawei Ascend Mate2

Huawei Ascend Mate2WIND Mobile today launched the Huawei Ascend Mate2, a phablet sporting a 6.1-inch display. The carrier previously carried the original Ascend Mate so the announcement is not a huge surprise.

Experience the power of more. More speed, more power, more screen, the Huawei Ascend Mate 2 gives you more of all the supersized tablet sized features you want in a slim pocket-sized package that is smaller than the original.

Huawei Ascend Mate2 specifications:

  • Processor: 1.6GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 (MSM8928)
  • Operating system: Google Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with Huawei Emotion UI 2.0
  • Cellular connectivity: HSPA+ 42.2Mbps/GPRS/EDGE
  • Other connectivity: GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • Display: 6.1-inch HD (720×1280) IPS
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal storage: 16GB
  • External storage: MicroSD cards up to 32GB
  • Rear-facing camera: 13MP BSI with f/2.0 aperture
  • Front-facing camera: 5MP
  • Battery: 3,900mAh
  • Dimensions: 161 × 84.7 × 9.5 millimeters
  • Weight: 202 grams
  • Colours: White

First announced at CES 2014, the Huawei Ascend Mate2 comes with the rather unique Reverse Charging feature which lets you use its battery to charge other devices.

WIND Mobile is offering the Huawei Ascend Mate2 for free on their CA$60 and CA$50 plans, CA$149 with their CA$40 plan or CA$249 with their CA$35 plan (all WINDtab). It is also available for CA$399 outright.

Source : WIND Mobile