Huawei Technologies of China, is all set to roll out in India later this month its affordable Huawei IDEOS Smartphone, that is powered by the latest iteration of Android 2.2 ‘Froyo’ with Huawei’s custom Emotion touchscreen user interface.
Already been announced in a number of countries across Europe, North America and Latin America, the Huawei IDEOS Android smartphone is expected to be priced between Rs. 7,000 and Rs. 8,000 and is all set to redefine the “entry-level” smartphone space in India that combines high-quality hardware and software with a high price-to-performance ratio.
To be available in black, yellow, blue, and purple colors, the Huawei IDEOS Android smartphone is equipped with 528MHz processor and comes with latest Android 2.2 FroYo pre-installed with Huawei Emotion User Interface. Update to future versions of Android OS is also promised.
EDGE/GSM/GPRS: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz and HSDPA 7.2 Mbps network ready Huawei IDEOS has 2.8-inch 240 x 320 pixel 262K colors capable Capacitive Touchscreen display and provides a variety of ways to access the Internet, boasting downlink speeds of more than 7.2Mb/s, offers WCDMA + WiFi dual network support, and offers ubiquitous mobile broadband services.
The IDEOS smartphone comes with 256MB RAM+512MB NAND internal memory and includes microSD card supporting up to 32GB expandable memory.
For data connectivity, IDEOS offers WiFi 802.11b/g/N wireless LAN, Bluetooth 2.1+A2DP, microUSB port connection, Accelerometer sensor, Gravity sensor, and Ambient light sensor that helps automatic brightness adjustment.
The IDEOS Android smartphone also doubles as a WiFi router (WiFi Hotspot) allowing up to eight WiFI enabled devices connection simultaneously, making Huawei IDEOS an all-in-one solution for a range of wireless connectivity options.
The IDEOS also offers voice dialing, voice navigation, and the ability to run applications off the SD card (all based on Android FroYo OS) and with more than 100,000 applications available in the Android Market, users of IDEOS can gets a wide range of communication, entertainment, office, and financial management applications of their choice almost free.
Other features of Huawei IDEOS Android smartphone includes a single 3.2 megapixel auto-focus camera with video recording, built-in GPS with A-GPS support, Google Maps 4.7 navigation, and comes with complete suite of Google Apps for Android including Google Search, Gmail, etc.
Price and Availability
Huawei IDEOS Android smartphone would come with 1200mAh Li-ion battery and is expected to retail in India for Rs. 8,000 with warranty. Visit www.huaweidevice.com/ideos for more details.