Huawei Ascend D1 review

Announcement of the Huawei smartphone Ascend D1 took place in February 2012. And in the middle of the year, its sales should begin in the Russian Federation. The gadget is characterized by its cumbly, since the size of the screen diagonal is 4.5 inches.


As we wrote a smartphone Huawei Ascend D1 differs in its sizes - 129x64x8.9 mm, and the weight is 137 gr. Although the device and large, but thanks to a small width of 64 mm very comfortably lies in the hand. Plastic case is pleasant to the touch.

The screen is almost the entire front surface, and the camera with LED flash and the company logo is located on the back. At the same time, if you put a smartphone on the table with the back side, then the "peephole" of the camera does not scratch, as it is protected by a metal rim and its glass is recessed a little inside the housing.

Performance and software

Huawei Ascend D1 is equipped with a 2-core TI OMAP processor 4460 Cortex-A9 with a clock frequency of 1.5 GHz, by the graphics processor PowerVR SGX540, 1 GB of operational and 4 GB of integrated memory. There is also a microSD card slot.

on subjective sensations, Ascend D1 is a very smart smartphone: when you start the Shadow Gun and Asphalt 6 games, the gadget worked very quickly, no glitches and freezes, the download occurred quickly.

The picture below shows the results of the benchmark :

The device is running under controlling Operating system Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Also, the device is used by the Magic 3D corporate interface, which left only pleasant impressions: fast, beautiful and comfortable.

The gadget supports work Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, GPS and 3G networks.

Smartphone Huawei Ascend D1 is equipped with a 4.5-inch display, performed by special Super IPS + LCD technology, with a resolution of 1280x720 pixels And the density of points 326 PPI. Color reproduction at the display - 16 million colors. In general, it should be noted that the image quality pleased: no distortion, the picture is clear, and the colors are natural. One of the minuses is a strong fading on the sunlight.


The Huawei Ascend D1 has an 8-megapixel camera that allows you to shoot at a maximum resolution of 3264x2448 pixels. The camera is complemented by a dual LED flash and autofocus function. Photos on a smartphone are of very good quality: natural colors, good sharpness.


The camera can also record Full HD movies at 30 frames per second.

The Ascend D1 also has a front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera for video calls.


The smartphone is equipped with a 1670 mAh lithium-ion battery. If you constantly watch videos in 1080px format or play games, then the battery will last for 7 hours maximum. With an average use of the gadget, the battery capacity was enough for a day.


The cost of the Huawei Ascend D1 smartphone has not yet been announced for the Russian market, but we can assume that it will be 12,000 - 15,000 rubles.

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