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Huawei and Microsoft continue to focus on emerging markets with W1 launch in Lagos, Nigeria

Huawei and Microsoft continue to focus on emerging markets with W1 launch in Lagos, Nigeria

Today Huawei, in partnership with Microsoft and cellular provider Airtel, announced the launch of Hauwei's W1 smartphone in Nigeria. The event took place at Airtel's headquarters in the city of Lagos. The joint event saw Huawei, who has decided to take a run at the Windows Phone market, come together with Nigeria's largest 3.75G carrier. Despite the excitement, no availability or...

Seth Brodeur 13
The many colors of the Huawei Ascend W1 and more on that 6.1 inch Windows Phone

The many colors of the Huawei Ascend W1 and more on that 6.1 inch Windows Phone

Here at CES 2013, Windows Phone news is few and far between (though no worries, we have some stories coming up in the next day or two). We’ve already seen quite a bit of the Huawei Ascend W1 which was informally announced here at the convention. Today we got a chance to play with some of the other colors besides black for the entry-level phone. The W1, following Nokia and HTC, comes in...

Daniel Rubino 24