MARKHAM, ON, July 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Huawei Canada announced today that the Huawei Ascend P1, with its 1.5
GHz dual-core processor and Android 4.0 ICS OS, is now available to
Canadians through WIND Mobile. The Ascend P1 is the latest offering
from Huawei's expanding suite of high-end smartphone devices.
"The Ascend P1 is a welcome addition to Huawei Canada's device lineup
and we're very happy to be able to offer it to Canadians," said Alane
Zhang, General Manager of Huawei Device Canada. "Its exceptional
craftsmanship and unparalleled performance create a truly unique mobile
experience for the user."
The Huawei Ascend P1 combines good looks with a fantastic audiovisual
experience. Powered by a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM and
running on Android 4.0 ICS, the Ascend P1 offers users a movie
theatre-quality cinematic experience with its super AMOLED, 4.3 inch
screen and 5.1 Dolby Surround Sound System.
At only 7.69 mm thick, the Huawei Ascend P1 is one of the thinnest
smartphones available in Canada. The 64.8 mm frame allows the Ascend
P1 to sit comfortably in the user's palm, giving them the ability to
navigate all the phone's features with a single hand.
"The Huawei Ascend P1 is the perfect device for smartphone enthusiasts,"
said Anthony Lacavera, CEO and Chairman of WIND Mobile. "And when
combined with our contract-free, truly unlimited plans users can get
the most out of their Ascend P1."
WIND Mobile will launch the Ascend P1 at for $49 on WINDtab and will be
available at WIND Mobile locations nationwide. For a chance to win a
Huawei Ascend P1 smartphone, and a trip to Los Angeles for the
Hollywood premiere of The Expendables 2, please visit http://www.facebook.com/WINDmobile.
About Huawei Device
Huawei Device believes that everyone can be the center of information
and that the world would be a better place if access and information
barriers were knocked down. Its strong suite of mobile phones, mobile
broadband devices and home devices is testimony to Huawei Device's
focus on customers and its commitment to providing user-friendly mobile
internet experiences through ongoing innovation. Based on more than two
decades of success in the information and communications industry, and
with our own channel expertise, operational capabilities and global
partner resources, Huawei Device is transforming from a company that
sells millions of devices in single transactions to large businesses,
to a "Business-to-People" (B2P) brand that also sells individual
devices directly to millions of people. As at the end of 2011, Huawei
Device serves more than 500 operators all over the world. For more
information, visit Huawei Device online: www.huaweidevice.com.
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