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Huawei Ascend P2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 115 reviews of Huawei Ascend P2. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the camera and usability. The portability and design also get good opinions. There are some critical reviews about the features. Opinions are divided on the battery.

screen, design, portability, usability, camera

features

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Ascend P2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 115 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Huawei Ascend P2

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Huawei Ascend P2 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviews about the price and camera are overall positive. The reliability and screen are also appreciated, whereas there are some negative opinions about the features and battery.

usability, screen, reliability, camera, price

battery, features

64% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Review Huawei Ascend P2 Smartphone

 

Premium or mid-range? The Ascend P2 fuses a large screen and a po

Battery runtime; Powerful SoC; Bright screen; LTE ready; Good primary camera; Build quality

Memory cannot be expanded; Too low contrast; Tight working memory capacity; Non-removable battery; Load temperature

The runtime is sometimes longer than Samsung's Galaxy S4 despite a lower battery capacity.

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Huawei Ascend P2 Review

 

The Huawei Ascend P2 is marketed as the fastest LTE phone money can buy, and is a member of a mid-range category, but has a drool-worthy specs sheet. A quad-core processor powers the Ascend P2, while a 4.7-inch LCD display graces its front and a 13MP...

Beautiful 720p display ; Slim and light ; Support for 150Mbps LTE speeds ; Rich video file format support

No microSD card slot for storage expansion ; 1080p video looks average at best ; Power and volume buttons are a bit uncomfortable to press

All in all, the Huawei Ascend P2 is an okay mid-range Android smartphone. It is far from being the ultimate device of this class, but it gets the job done and it doesn't have any major drawbacks, save for the inexplicable lack of a microSD card slot....

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Huawei Ascend P2 Android phone (preview)

 

The Huawei Ascend P2, dubbed the

Cat 4 LTE speeds ; Slim and lightweight design ; Physical camera button

Display isn’t Full HD ; No expandable memory ; Ships with older version of Android

If you’re looking for a reasonably cheap Android smartphone with a 4G data connection, Huawei wants your attention. The Ascend P2 is designed to compete with high-end smartphones without breaking the bank.

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Huawei Ascend P2 review

 

The Huawei P1 was a phone we very much liked. It took Huawei away from its fairly safe designs and into uncharted territory. A bold step for a company quite new to selling phones to consumers, and one that worked well

Decent style, solid battery life, decent camera, good screen, custom UI is pleasant enough

Not that cheap, a bit laggy and slow, lacks the glamour of even an older iPhone or SGS

Small, light, pleasant to look at and packed with a decent screen and powerful processor. On the surface, the Huawei looks like the perfect purchase for many. The truth, however, is that it doesn't quite meet the spec with its performance. There's more...

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Huawei Ascend P2 review

 

Huawei aims to rise to new heights with this record breaking handset

Decent specs ; Smooth operation ; Solid design ; Good camera

UI looks childish ; Average battery life ; No microSD slot ; Rubbish keyboard

Best phone dealsSave up to 40% on your mobile phone contract The Huawei Ascend P2 is a highly capable smartphone which offers a strong line up of features and a decent level of specs - although it doesn't exactly excel at anything, or wow us with...

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Huawei Ascend P2 review: Hands-on

 

It's the fastest 4G phone yet, thanks to a modem that can download at amazing speeds. And the Huawei Ascend P2 looks good, too

Huawei is good at delivering strong, affordable handsets with good design and great screens. This is no exception and will be a great mid-range phone though the smartphone stakes are high now with powerful and punchy phones being released from every...

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Huawei Ascend P2 review

 

The design is minimalist but a little on the plastic side. Build quality is good and despite the plastic (yet unremovable) rear cover, the P2 does feel solid in the hand.

The Huawei's Ascend P2's main attraction in some parts of the world may be the Category 4 LTE chip but its talents are wasted here in the UK. This leaves it as another typical Android smartphone albeit with an above-average camera. UK users may like to...

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Huawei Ascend P2 review

 

The Huawei Ascend P2 is slim, has a vivid screen and a decent camera. It's let down though by its uninspiring performance, some software bugs and its relatively high price.

Slim design ; Bold screen ; Highly customisable interface ; Decent camera

Unimpressive performance ; Some software issues ; Too expensive

The Huawei Ascend P2 is slim, has a bold screen and a decent camera. It would be a good mid-range phone if it was a tad cheaper -- and of course if the software issues could be sorted out. If you can pick it up on a good deal, it's certainly worth a...

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Huawei Ascend P2

 

Is the 'fastest smartphone in the world' actually the best Android phone to buy?

Great battery life, Bright, vibrant screen, Solid, robust design

Uninspiring look, Childish Emotion UI, No MicroSD slot

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Huawei Ascend P2

 

A good-looking smartphone and a great screen, but the P2 has some performance niggles

Product Specifications

Processor Brand:HISILICON / HUAWEI
Processor Number:K3V2

Camera

Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Camera:Double Camera
Built-in Flash: Yes
Video Resolution in Pixel:HD1080p

Configuration

GPS Receiver:Built-in
Integrated Radio:FM Radio
Integrated TV Tuner: No
User Interface for Text:Touchscreen
Video Client: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Memory Card Slot: No
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: Yes
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

Data Transfer

EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
HSDPA: Yes
Technology:4.X LTE / WCDMA (UMTS)

Display

Display Technology:IPS
Number of Display Colours:16 Millions
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Design:Bar
Operating System:Android
Operating System Version:Android 4.1 Jellybean
Operator:3 / EE / LIFE MOBILE / O2 / Sim Free / T-MOBILE / Vodafone
Product Type:Smartphone
Way of Buying:Contract / Prepay Pack / Sim Free

Messaging

E-Mail Functionality: Yes
Instant Messaging: Yes
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