The thinnest smartphone in the world from Huawei equipped with a 2-core processor and a 4.3-inch display, it has a thickness of 6.68 mm.
China’s Huawei Device announced Ascend P1 S – according to the manufacturer, the thinnest smartphone in the world. Its thickness is 6.68 mm. It is 0.02 mm thinner Fujitsu Arrows F-07D, which held the lead until the present day. For comparison, the thickness of the Motorola Razr is 7.1 mm, Samsung Galaxy S II – 8,5 mm, and the iPhone 4S – 9,3 mm.
Race for Huawei hundredths of a millimeter marketing efforts like Samsung in early 2011, when the manufacturer has announced the release of the thin plate in the world of Galaxy Tab 10.1, which was thinner than Apple iPad 2 by only 0.2 mm.
“We are pleased to introduce at CES 2012 the world’s thinnest smartphone, – said Richard Yu (Richard Yu), chairman of Huawei Device. - Ascend P1 S confirms our desire to build innovative devices that combine the latest hardware and software. ”
But, rather, a marketing ploy designed to attract additional attention to the company to increase sales – according to Gartner, in the III quarter, she was only ninth among mobile phone manufacturers in the world. Sales to end users totaled 10.7 million units (market share – 2.4%).
Huawei Ascend P1 S is equipped with a 2-core processor TI OMAP 4460 1.5 GHz (which is considered “the fastest 2-core processor for smartphones in the world”) and is based on the platform of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Screen size is 4.3 inches. It is made by technology Super AMOLED, has a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels and is protected by glass Gorilla Glass. In addition, the smartphone features reinforced carbon coating the back door, through which managed to increase strength and reduce weight.
In general, technical options allow you to judge the smartphone Ascend P1 S as a serious gadget. Thus, the resolution of the main camera is 8 MP, she completed a dual LED flash and allows you to shoot Full HD-video, and battery capacity of 1800 mAh, which is significantly greater than in the Galaxy S II. Provided graphic accelerator PowerVR SGX540 and support for the 5.1-channel surround sound from Dolby Mobile 3.0 Plus.
The handset supports Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth 3.0 HS, 3G and GPS.There is also a front camera with a resolution of 1.3 Megapixels and video in a format 720p. RAM is 1 GB, but the internal memory disappoints: its capacity of 4 GB, but with support for microSD card it can be increased.
Huawei Ascend P1 S will be available in two versions – to work in networks GSM / GPRS / EDGE and UMTS / HSDPA / HSUPA – and three colors: white, red and classic black.
In addition to Ascend P1 S, the vendor introduced Ascend P1, no S. The thickness of this smartphone is 7.69 mm, and it has less capacity battery – 1670 mAh.
Huawei Ascend P1 S and Ascend P1 will be available in Europe, Australia, China, North America, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region in April 2012.