ascend w2

More images of the Huawei Ascend W2 appear, bringing color-changing LED buttons to the mix

More images of the Huawei Ascend W2 appear, bringing color-changing LED buttons to the mix

While most of the Windows Phone world is focused on Nokia’s big move, we can’t forget (or dismiss) some of the other OEMs who are bringing new devices to market. Such is the case with Huawei and the Ascend W2, a device which was initially rumored to be a worthy flagship contender but has since dropped to mid-range status. While the specs of the device make this on par with the Lumia 720...

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Huawei showing off new hardware in London; chance to include the new Ascend W2?

Huawei showing off new hardware in London; chance to include the new Ascend W2?

Our colleagues over at Android Central are at today's Huawei event in London. Why are we bringing you this news on our website? Well, there's the slim chance we could well see new Windows Phone hardware from the company. Remember the Ascend W2 that has appeared numerous times? Huawei has already teased a mysterious smartphone on social networks, so it wouldn't be such a far-fetched idea...

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Huawei’s Ascend W2 shows up in yellow, gets caught looking like a Nokia

Huawei’s Ascend W2 shows up in yellow, gets caught looking like a Nokia

Yeah, yeah, we know Nokia didn’t invent colors on smartphones, nor are we necessarily upset that more OEMs are embracing the bold and bright options that nature gave us, but we’re a tad suspicious here of the Huawei’s Ascend W2 that has now been revealed in yellow. Truth be told, the device is not bad looking at all, except for all of that bezel. The W2 is supposed to be more high-end...

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