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Huawei Ascend Mate 7

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1870 reviews of Huawei Ascend Mate 7. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the screen and design. The performance and usability also get good feedback, but there are some mixed views about the sound.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Huawei Ascend Mate 7

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 47 user reviews of Huawei Ascend Mate 7 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the price and size. The screen and performance also get good reviews, but comments are divided on the portability.

usability, performance, screen, size, price

96% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Huawei Ascend Mate 7

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 170 user reviews of Huawei Ascend Mate 7 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. People really like the battery and design. The usability and portability also get good feedback. There are some mixed comments about the size.

performance, portability, usability, design, battery

92% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Huawei Ascend Mate 7

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Huawei Ascend Mate 7 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.ca. Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The performance also gets good comments.

size, performance, usability

33% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2019

Expert review by : GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

Huawei Ascend Mate7 review: Stargazer

 

The Huawei Ascend Mate7 is the company's first phablet ready for primetime, with two credible midrangers in the Mate series giving Huawei the confidence to stand up to rival flagships. Never mind the digit in the title, the Mate7 is actually a 6"...

Cat. 6 LTE connectivity, 300Mbps rated download speed ; Optional dual-SIM model for certain markets and you choose to use the second slot as either a SIM or a microSD slot) ; 6" 16M-color 1080p IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with Gorilla Glass 3,...

Non-exchangeable battery ; No 4K or 1080p video recording @ 60fps ; Will compete against QHD screens in this price range

The Ascend Mate7 is probably a logical next step for Huawei after a couple of solid midrange attempts in the same genre. The Mate7 will mix with the big boys in a niche, which has only been getting busier and has a prominent newcomer this season.

Oct, 2014

Expert review by : Andrew Hoyle (cnet.com)

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is a metal giant with great battery life

 

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 packs an enormous 6-inch screen, powerful octa-core processor and beefy battery into a slim metal body.

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 packs a huge battery that keeps going for ages, its screen is bright and bold, the camera is pretty decent and the fingerprint sensor actually works.

It's running on an old version of Android, Huawei's software tweaks make it clunky to use and there's loads of bloatware installed as standard.

Although it's let down by its awkward software, the excellent battery life and big, bright screen help make the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 a decent choice for those of you looking for movies and games on the go.

Oct, 2014

Expert review by (cnet.com)

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 ( gold)

 

The latest addition is called the Mate 7. It's not the seventh generation, nor does it have a 7-inch display, so I'm baffled as to the name. It actually has a 6-inch display with a full HD resolution, an octa-core processor, 4G LTE, a fingerprint...

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 packs a huge battery that keeps going for ages, its screen is bright and bold, the camera is pretty decent and the fingerprint sensor actually works.

It's running on an old version of Android, Huawei's software tweaks make it clunky to use and there's loads of bloatware installed as standard.

Although it's let down by its awkward software, the excellent battery life and big, bright screen help make the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 a decent choice for those of you looking for movies and games on the go.

Oct, 2014

Expert review by : Andrei Frumusanu (anandtech.com)

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Review

 

It's been a while since I got the Mate 7 at IFA in Berlin and I have been using it on an off since then. As a new member of the AnandTech crew I still had to get the proper equipment to be able to go through our test bench on my own. After lots of...

Here's hoping that Huawei continues to improve as they've again showed that they have the potential. They're on the right track with the ideas, but still stumbling on execution.

Dec, 2014

Expert review by : Hubert Nguyen (ubergizmo.com)

Huawei Mate 7 Review

 

Marketed as a great phone with an excellent battery life, at an affordable price (a recurring Huawei theme), the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 ($600) is one of the most desirable phone in China right now, a...

With the Mate 7, Huawei goes further away from playing the pure “value” game and enters high-end territory. A $600 price puts it less than $100 from the Galaxy Note 4, $150 below the iPhone 6+ and $50 above the Galaxy S5 – this is not always an obvious...

Feb, 2015

Expert review by : Sven Kloevekorn (notebookcheck.net)

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Phablet Review

 

Apple challenger. Buyers looking for an alternative that has roughly the same size as the iPhone 6 and (only) want to spend about 500 Euros (~$635) should certainly look closer at the new, elegant, and swift Huawei phablet. Are its screen, casing,...

Light, Elegant, solid aluminum casing, Slim bezel, Bright, viewing angle screen with outstanding color reproduction, Lightning fast CPU performance, Very good GPU performance, Stylish, useful UI, Phone manager app, Very good primary camera for a...

Cannot be used with one hand, one-hand feature defect, Assessed storage throughput low, Browsing could be smoother, Lack of an app drawer needs getting used to, Mono speaker too inferior for multimedia

In total, Huawei's iPhone rival made a very good impression in the test. Apart from the graphics unit that we "only" see in the upper range, it provides premium-range performance. The minor weaknesses that we could measure are more theoretical....

Oct, 2014

Expert review by : Ilse Jurrien (letsgodigital.org)

Huawei Mate smartphone with dual display and zoom camera | LetsGoDigital

 

Huawei patents a phone with a dual display and a triple camera -including a periscopic zoom camera. Possibly the design of the Huawei Mate 30.

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : Ilse Jurrien (letsgodigital.org)

Huawei Mate smartphone with dual display and zoom camera | LetsGoDigital

 

Huawei patents a phone with a dual display and a triple camera -including a periscopic zoom camera. Possibly the design of the Huawei Mate 30.

Mar, 2019

Expert review by : Chris P. (phonearena.com)

Huawei Ascend Mate7 Review

 

It feels like the Ascend Mate7 is a device that was designed and created with the task of making a statement: Huawei may not be as recognizable as other brands, but the company is not about to let that stand in the way of making great products. There's...

Metal and sturdy construction ; Industry-leading fingerprint scanner on the back ; Attractive, lag-free interface ; Record-setting battery life ; Support for a large number of LTE bands

The camera could use some work – shots often suffer from improper exposition and color abnormalities ; Minimum brightness is too high for comfortable viewing in dark environments ; Lacks 4K UHD video recording

The Huawei Ascend Mate7 isn't for everybody. Certainly, the 6-inch screen will put off a sizable portion of potential customers, as that's obviously way into phablet territory. On the bright side, however, the Mate7 is a really compact device relative...

Sep, 2014

Expert review by : Andy Walker (gearburn.com)

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review: beautifully balanced

 

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 has a massive shell and an even bigger heart.

: If you’re looking for a phone that’s around 6.0-inches, I can’t recommend anything other than the Huawei Ascend Mate 7. It’s a glorious piece of design with a beautiful screen and a great camera, it’s just a pity about the UI, strange performance...

Apr, 2015

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