A leading mobile maker and technology (ICT) solutions provider Huawei recently unveiled the highly anticipated Huawei Ascend P7 in the Indian market. Building on the success of Huawei Ascend P6, the new 4G LTE-enabled smartphone redefines smartphone excellence with top-notch features, ultra-fast connectivity and easier navigation in a beautifully-crafted design that places it in a class of its own.
Priced at Rs 24,000 approximately, Huawei Ascend P7 flaunts a 5-inch full high definition display, industry-leading 8MP front-facing and 13MP rear-facing cameras, and the latest intuitive Emotion UI 2.3.
Huawei redesigned Ascend P7 from the inside out, significantly improving the performance of the smartphone's hardware and software to redefine user experience. At 6.5mm slim, Ascend P7 sets a new record as one of the slimmest 4G LTE smartphones in the market.
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Huawei Ascend P7 provides an edge with enhanced strength and durability against everyday use with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 front and rear covers. It stands out from the crowd with a sleek, sophisticated metallic appearance created by a seven-layered rear surface treatment with a refined "spin effect" micro-pattern design.
For intense visual clarity when viewing multimedia, Ascend P7 has a 5-inch FHD touchscreen display with 1920 x 1080 resolution, 445ppi and 16:9 aspect ratio.
Much of the Ascend P7's front is taken up by the screen. The bezel is slim and there are no physical soft keys. The colors are well-saturated but natural looking and the 441ppi pixel density ensures everything looks super-sharp.
Huawei Ascend P7 gives smartphone newbies the edge of an expert with the intuitive, easy-to-use interface, Emotion UI 2.3, providing customizable lock and home screens, with two enhanced UIs for effortless navigation. Easily personalize the smartphone management software, including a harassment filter, permission manager, network and notification management, and power saving modes.
The handset is backed by a Quad-core 1.8GHz processor together with 2GB RAM installed on Hisilicon Kirin 910T chipset. It operates Google's latest Android OS v4.4 (KitKat) and boasts a 16GB internal memory that can be increased up to 32GB through a microSD card slot.
Huawei Ascend P7 gives users an edge in low-light settings with Sony's 4th generation BSI sensor, Image Signal Processer (ISP), IMAGESmart 2.0 software and f/2.0 aperture on its 13 MP 5P non-spherical lens rear-facing camera to create unparalleled clear, rich pictures at night or indoors.
To capture spontaneous moments before they are gone, HUAWEI Ascend P7's unique Ultra Snapshot function enables the user to be camera-ready 1.2 seconds after double-clicking the down volume button intuitively from a locked mode, instead of spending time trying to unlock the screen.
Take better selfies, or the ultimate group selfie - a "groufie" - with the leading 8MP 5P non-spherical lens front-facing camera that comes with a panorama function for panoramic selfie shooting, and 10 level auto-facial enhancement in beauty mode. Users can also take a selfie video with the 1080p HD video playback. Huawei Ascend P7 ensures picture-perfect moments every time with innovative built-in mirror function and selfie preview window.
Add an extra dimension to photos with the ‘Voice Photo' function which takes photos accompanied by 10-second audio clips for users to upload photos with special audio expressions on a variety of social media platforms.
Image Signal Processor
In addition to camera improvements, Huawei's proprietary Image Signal Processor (ISP) allows the smartphone to control a whole range of functions that mimic those found in professional digital SLRs, including autofocus, white balance, and noise reduction for beautifully-optimized photos under any conditions. Users can also select the focus and exposure metering function with just one touch so the preferred focus and exposure position can be set to maximize image precision.
For people seeking even faster and seamless connectivity, Huawei Ascend P7 enables unlimited media viewing with ultra-fast 4G LTE speed and Huawei's unique dual antenna design to improve signal reception. Ascend P7 also uses smart network switching technology that stabilizes the connection even during weak signal reception to minimize battery drainage.
Enjoy long-lasting continuous media viewing and data sharing thanks to the robust 2500 mAh lithium polymer battery and proprietary battery saving technology. In addition, the power saving management function enables users to switch off any applications running in the background which are consuming unnecessary power to save battery.
The super power-saving mode enables Ascend P7 to adopt the most suitable use of power when it is running on less than 10 percent of the total battery. When it is enabled, the screen will dim and only the basic functions of the phone will remain activated, including voice calls, contact page. It will also stretch the remaining 10 percent of battery power to last 24 hours on standby.
|Mobile||LG G2||Samsung Galaxy S4||HTC One M8||Huawei Ascend P7||SONY XPERIA Z2|
|Connectivity||Single SIM||Single SIM||Single SIM||Single SIM||Single SIM|
|Operating System||Android 4.2.2||Android 4.2.2||Android 4.4 (KitKat)||Android 4.4 (KitKat)||Android 4.4 (KitKat)|
|Display||5.2 inch||5 inch||5 inch||5 inch||5.2 inch|
|Clarity of images, video, wide viewing angles||Full HD||Full HD||Full HD||Full HD||Full HD|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||424||441||441||445||424|
|Processor and Storage||2.26 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Quad Core Processor||Exynos 5 Octa 5410
Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
|2.5 Ghz Quadcore Core Snapdragon 801||1.8 Quadcore Cortex-A9||2.3 Ghz Quadcore|
|RAM||2 GB RAM||2 GB RAM||2 GB RAM||2 GB RAM||3 GB RAM|
|ROM||16 GB ROM||16 GB ROM||16 GB ROM||16 GB ROM||16 GB ROM|
|Camera||13 MP Camera||13 MP Camera||Ultrapixel Primary Camera||13 MP Camera||20.7 MP Camera|
|Panoramic selfie, auto-face enhanecement||n.a.||n.a.||n.a.||Yes||n.a.|
|Camera||2.1 MP Front Camera||2 MP front camera||5 MP Secondary Camera||8 MP secondary camera||2.2 MP Secondary Camera|
|Click pictures with a sound||n.a.||n.a.||n.a.||Yes||n.a.|
|Flash||LED Flash||LED Flash||Dual Flash||LED Flash||Pulsed LED|
|Recording||Full HD Recording||HD Recording||HD Recording||HD Recording||HD Recording|
|Battery||Li-Po 3000 mAh||Li-Ion 2600 mAh||Li-ion 2600 mAh||Li-Po 2500 mAh||3200 mAh|
|Weight, thin||143 gms, 8.9 mm||130gms, 7.9 mm||160 gms, 9.4 mm||124 gms, 6.5 mm thin||163 gms, 8.2 mm|