Jan 10. 2012

HUAWEI Unveils World’s Slimmest Smartphone

Las Vegas, U.S.A., January 9, 2012: HUAWEI, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, unveiled the world’s slimmest smartphone today at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The HUAWEI Ascend P1 S is 6.68 mm thin and features a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED 960 x 540 touchscreen with Corning® Gorilla® Glass. The HUAWEI Ascend P1 S is also the fastest and most compact smartphone in its class with a dual-core 1.5 GHz TI OMAP 4460 Cortext-A9 processor and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.

"We’re excited to unveil the world’s slimmest smartphone here at CES 2012," said Richard Yu, Chairman of HUAWEI Device. “The HUAWEI Ascend P1 S demonstrates our ongoing commitment to innovating high quality devices that utilise the latest hardware and software technologies."

HUAWEI also unveiled the HUAWEI Ascend P1 which, as part of the same smartphone series, boasts the same functionality while measuring 7.69 mm. Delivering the ultimate in elegance and speed with a 1670 mAh / 1800 mAh battery, the HUAWEI Ascend P1 / P1 S series provides the fastest multi-tasking, video replay and gaming experience in its class.

The HUAWEI Ascend P1 / P1 S series feature a super-sleek and narrow 64.8 mm body, elegant contours and an effortlessly stylish design. The PPVD back cover coating evenly distributes heat, and provides a strong metallic, three-dimensional design with a delicate texture. The HUAWEI Ascend P1 / P1 S is available in metallic black, ceramic white and cherry-blossom pink with more colours to come to match your personal style wherever you are, whatever you’re doing.

The HUAWEI Ascend P1 / P1 S brings your digital world to life with its impressive 8-megapixel BSI rear-facing and 1.3-megapixel HD front-facing cameras with dual flash LED and HDR effect optimisation. The HUAWEI Ascend P1 / P1 S allows you to capture special moments in sharper, brighter and clearer detail both in light and dim environments. Relive your most memorable moments on the HUAWEI Ascend P1 / P1 S with its stunning 1080p HD video-capture capabilities. Its high speed data connectivity through 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth and in-built social media capabilities enable you to instantly share your photos and videos via social media.

The HUAWEI Ascend P1 / P1 S will be available in Europe, Asia-Pacific, North America, Australia, Middle East, and China from April 2012.

For more information, please visit CES2012 minisite