Huawei Ascend W1 Passes FCC Approval

Huawei Ascend W1Huawei’s new midrange smartphone that was recently revealed at the CES 2013, the Ascend W1 has gotten approval to enter the US market. According to reports, the Ascend W1 Windows Phone 8 handset is also about to be released in the UK and will enter the US market via prepaid carrier Net10.

As a reminder, the Ascend W1 is equipped with a 4-inch IPS display that delivers a 480×800 pixel resolution, it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 1.2GHz dual core processor plus it also comes with a Adreno 305 Graphics processor.

There’s a 5-megapixel camera with auto focus and LED flash, plus a front-facing camera for video calling. There are no details as to when Net10 will start offering the handset but we will keep you updated.