Huawei Ascends to Phablet with Largest Screened 6.1" Ascend Mate

Huawei Ascend MateFor the biggest claims Huawei announced the Ascend Mate, at CES, the Consumer Electronics Show. The screen is the biggest we've seen in a phablet, so far. It figures a huge fast charging battery.

The Huawei Ascend Mate has a 6.1 touchscreen  to compete with the Samsung Galaxy Note 2. Features include 1.5GHz quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, 8GB of internal storage, 8MP camera and Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, global roaming. with a Huawei Emotion added-on user interface.

The 6.1-inch HD IPS+ LCD screen has a resolution of 1280 x 720 with a screen to body ratio of 73 percent, which they claim is the highest in the industry.

The Ascend Mate has a 4050 mAh battery. Quick Power Control (QPC) and Automated Discontinuous Reception (ADRX) battery efficiency technology.  It has the fastest battery charging capability of smartphones in its range, which saves over 30 percent of battery charging time.

They also claim that the Wi-Fi sharing is three times faster than other Wi-Fi environments. The Huawei Ascend Mate will be on sale in China in February.  When we get to CES, we will be sure to take some excellent really big video.