Huawei Ascend Mate

CES 2013: Huawei Ascend D2 and Huawei Ascend Mate unveiled

Huawei yesterday unveiled two new smartphones, the 6.1-inch Ascend Mate ‘phablet’ and the 5-inch Full HD (1920×1080) Ascend D2 which looks small next to its larger sibling. Huawei bills the Ascend Mate as “the smartphone with the largest screen in the world” and describes the Ascend D2 as its latest “hero product in Huawei’s Ascend series of smartphones.” Huawei Ascend […]

Huawei executive confirms upcoming phablet with “giant screen”

Samsung effectively created a new device category with the Samsung Galaxy Note, the original “phablet.” Its success with it and its successor, the Samsung Galaxy Note II [product information], has not gone unnoticed and other manufacturers are likely to unveil their own such devices. Back in October, rumours surfaced that Huawei could be among them with its 6.1-inch Ascend Mate. […]

Huawei working on 6.1-inch ‘Ascend Mate’ smartphone?

Another player may be looking to jump into the smartphone-tablet hybrid space. According to a report by Japanese site MyDrivers, Huawei is not only working on a phablet of its own but is looking to raise the stakes by using a 6.1-inch 1080p HD display. There are no pictures but a few specification details surfaced on Huawei’s website. Called the […]