Huawei’s Latest 5 Incher the A199 Becomes a Reality
Huawei brings another 5 inch smart phone to life with the A199. In the past few months Huawei and many other manufacturers have been taking the oversized screen idea to heart! Everywhere you look a new five inch plus handset is popping up and stealing the show! Recently Huawei has pushed the 6.1 inch Ascend Mate and the 5 inch Ascend D2 into the market place. More recently the company has launched a few handsets for us normal handed people, but it looks like it’s time for another 5 incher found within the build of the Huawei A199.
Way back in February evleaks, the notorious cell phone bandits leaked some details surrounding the Huawei Ascend G710. Little was known about the device outside of its screen size and resolution, CPU and cellular technologies. Today, Huawei has made the Ascend G710 official and it goes by the name of A199. The Huawei A199 is built around a 5 inch 720p IPS touch screen that is embedded into a super thin 8.9 mm body. Internally the device runs with a quad-core 1.5 GHz K3V2 processor, 2 GB of RAM and 8 GB of storage with expandable micro SD memory up to 32 GB. Power wise, the A199 runs with a 2150 mAh battery and uses micro USB for syncing and charging. Around back of the A199 is an 8 mega pixel camera, with a 1.3 mega pixel shooter up front. Additional connectivity is comprised of Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and GPS. The A199 runs with the likes of Android version 4.1 and combines dual sim support on GSM, CDMA and EV-DO networks. While no word on its launch, price and location the device is said to be ready for China and emerging markets alike, however if it is to make it stateside it will most likely come under a different name.
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