Today, on the eve of MWC, Huawei unveiled its awaited and rumored Ascend P2 smartphone without taking any more time in a press event held at the location in Barcelona. Touted as the world’s fastest 4G LTE smartphone, it is said to be the successor of Ascend P1, that was launched in CES back in last month.

Unveiling of Huawei Ascend P2 at MWC

Unveiling of Huawei Ascend P2 at MWC

Huawei Ascend P2 features latest Android 4.1.2 jelly Bean OS and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor with the support of 1GB RAM and 16GB of internal memory. It comes with 4.7-inch 720p HD IPS display with in-cell touch technology and 2nd generation corning gorilla glass protection. On the imaging front, it includes 13MP rear camera with LED flash which is capable of recording 1080p video, and a 1.3 MP front-facing camera for online calling.

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Apart from usual connectivity features such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC and GPS, it also features magic touch technology that makes the screen very responsive even with covered hand. As per the company, it is powered by a 2420mAh battery and supports quick charging that takes 25% less time to charge the battery in comparison to other smartphone. The smartphone also consumes 30% less battery power than others.

According to Huawei, It is priced at 399 Euros (approx.USD $525) and would be available in black and white color variants. It would go on sale in Mid-2013.