Feb 29. 2012

HUAWEI Ascend G 300 available first through Vodafone from April 2012

Barcelona, Spain, February 28, 2012: HUAWEI, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today announced that the Ascend G 300 (HUAWEI ASURA) will be available first to Vodafone customers through Vodafone stores and online from April 2012 across a number of European markets and New Zealand. The HUAWEI Ascend G 300 is a 4-inch WVGA capacitive touchscreen smartphone with 1Ghz power to create your own entertainment experience.

The HUAWEI Ascend G 300 is the latest in HUAWEI’s range of mid to high-end smartphones offering stylish designs and excellent software that open up a world of entertainment and gaming experiences. With its 1GHz CPU, powerful 3D graphics engine, more than 2GB onboard user memory and 1500 mAh Li Ion battery, the HUAWEI Ascend G 300 has the power to support the latest games and services. The HUAWEI Ascend G 300 will launch with Android 2.3 and benefit from an Ice Cream Sandwich software update in early summer 2012.

"We’re pleased that our customers will be the first to experience the HUAWEI Ascend G 300, supporting our strategy to make data services accessible to more people, whilst providing best in class experiences," said Peter Becker-Pennrich, Vodafone Group Terminals Marketing Director. "The G 300’s large, high-resolution screen and 2GB memory, coupled with Vodafone’s new range of differentiated, personalised services, makes for a very appealing device."

"We’re very happy to announce that the HUAWEI Ascend G 300 is the first HUAWEI branded smartphone available to Vodafone customers across multiple markets," said Shao Yang, Chief Marketing Officer of HUAWEI Device. "Vodafone is a long-term partner and we are looking forward extending the partnership as we continue to release innovative and user-friendly devices."

For more information, please visit HUAWEI Device MWC2012 Minisite.