Cheap Smartphone From Huawei

  • 5MP camera
  • $349 outright
  • 720p HD video recording

Huawei has launched the IDEOS X5 smartphone in Australia, which runs Google’s Android 2.2 operating system, a 800MHz processor along with a 3.8-inch, 800×480 pixel capacitive touchscreen. It also includes  a 5MP camera, 720p HD video recording capabilities, and up to 32GB of storage at an incredibly affordable price point.

“The IDEOS X5 is Huawei’s highest-spec smartphone,” said Huawei Australia Devices Marketing Director Mark Treadwell. “Running Android 2.2 on a 3.8 inch display, the IDEOS X5 is…available to buy outright or as the first Huawei-branded post-paid handset in Australia, we’re confident that it won’t be long until everyone will be asking for a Huawei handset – and F.Y.I, it’s pronounced ‘Wah-way’,” he said.

Key features:

  • 800MHz processor
  • Android 2.2 (with Flash 10.1)
  • 3.8 inch multi-touch capacitive screen, 800×480 pixels
  • 5MP camera with autofocus, LED flash and 720p HD video recording
  • Mobile hotspot – connect up to 5 Wi-Fi devices through the X5’s data connection
  • GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz, HSDPA 900/2100MHz, WI-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • A-GPS, Accelerometer, light sensor
  • Dimensions: 120 x 62 x 11.6 mm
  • MicroSD up to 32GB