Huawei unveils world’s slimmest smartphone at CES 2012

By on January 11, 2012
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Huawei Ascend P1 S is the most compact smartphone in its class featuring Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, dual-core 1.5GHz processor and 4.3-inch super AMOLED touchscreen.


Press Release:

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

“We’re excited to unveil the world’s slimmest smartphone here at CES 2012,” says Richard Yu, Chairman of Huawei Device. “The Ascend P1 S demonstrates our ongoing commitment to innovating high-quality devices that utilize the latest hardware and software technologies for consumers to enjoy around the globe.”

As part of the same smartphone series, Huawei also unveiled the Ascend P1, which boasts the same functionality while measuring 7.69mm thin. Delivering the ultimate in elegance and speed with a 1670mAh/1800mAh 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 64.8mm 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 Ascend P1/P1 S is launched in metallic black, ceramic white and cherry-blossom pink, with more colors to come to match consumer’s personal style wherever they are, whatever they’re doing.

The Ascend P1/P1 S further brings the 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 optimization. The Ascend P1/P1 S allows users to capture special moments in sharper, brighter and clearer detail via its stunning 1080p HD video-capture capabilities. Its high-speed data connectivity through 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and built-in social media capabilities also enables users to instantly share photos and videos anytime, anywhere.

The Huawei Ascend P1/P1 S will be available in the Middle East within the first six months of 2012.


  • Adel

    When is it coming to Middle East / GCC?

  • Handydagger

    will never come to GCC euro+uk unless you will order it onlinr from amazon or ebay unless your isp carrier will vendor it… same for all Huawei USB dongles and routers you can’t get it without contract

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