Huawei Ascend P6 official: Availability, price and specifications include 5 MP front camera

Huawei has officially announced its new addition to the Ascend family – Ascend P6. The Chinese manufacturer is claiming it to be the slimmest Smartphone in the world with 6.18 mm thick chassis. The Smartphone features an 4.7 inch HD in-cell display with a 1.7 GHz quad core processor and 2 GB of RAM.

Huawei Ascend P6

Here is a complete list of specifications:

  • 4.7 inch HD in-cell LCD screen with 1280 x 720 pixels
  • 1.5 GHz Quad core Cortex A9 processor
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 8 GB internal storage with Micro SD card expansion
  • 8 MP Full HD rear camera with BSI sensor and f2.0 aperture
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Workable 2000 mAh battery
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HSPA, FM Radio
  • Dual SIM with dual standby support
  • 6.18 mm thickness and 120 g weight
  • Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS with Huawei’s Emotion UI on top

Huawei Consumer Business Group CEO Richard Yu said:

The HUAWEI Ascend P6 is a star among Smartphones with its industry-leading design, high-quality camera, and intuitive user interface, Huawei’s proprietary Emotion UI. Building on the success of our Ascend P series of fashion Smartphones, the HUAWEI Ascend P6 provides unsurpassed technology and a design that is simply stunning.

Huawei’s Emotion UI has been improved and includes Uni-Home with enhanced security, Me Widget, SmartReading and MagicTouch. It also comes with facial recognition functions and Airshare for easy sharing of content. The Smartphone is expected to come in White, Pink and Black colors.

According to Huawei, the Ascend P6 will be available in China starting this month and will be released in selected European markets in July. It will go global at a later date. The Smartphone will be available for 499 Euros (USD 667) in Europe. It seems to be a good deal for its specifications and seeing the fact that it is the thinnest Smartphone in the world and will be available in three different colors will draw many users towards it.

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