The Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has launched a new budget 4G smartphone called as Huawei Union 4G. The smartphone is priced at mere $79.99 and will be launched by Huawei in partnership with Virgin mobiles for the first time. Along with Virgin mobiles, the smartphone will also available via Boost mobiles.
The Huawei Union 4G comes with a 4.5-inch (854 x 480pixels) IPS display offering a pixel density of 218ppi. It comes powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor clocked at 1.1 GHz paired with Adreno 304 GPU and 1GB of RAM. The device has 8GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot for expansion upto 32GB.
Coming to the camera, it sports a 5MP rear camera with fixed focus, and a 0.3MP front-facing camera for video calling and selfie lovers. The device supports dual sim dual standby and along with 4G-LTE connectivity it also includes other essential connectivity options like Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, Wi-Fi and a microUSB port.
The handset comes backed by a 2000mAh battery that delivers upto 4.5 hours of talk time and can last upto 350 hours of standby time. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Huawei’s Emotion UI out-of-the-box. Its dimensions are 135.4 x 67.8 x 9.9 mm, weighs 141 grams and will be available in Black color variant.
Recently, Huawei has launched a new smartphone with mid-range specifications dubbed as Huawei Enjoy 5 in China for $157. The Enjoy 5 features a 5-inch HD display, MediaTek MT6735 64-bit quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage with microSD card slot for further expansion. It sports a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front-facing camera for selfie clicks. The handset comes backed by a massive 4000mAh battery and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.