Posted by Jerry Hildenbrand on 29 Dec 2011 5:37 pm
We heard last week that US Cellular would be carrying the Huawei Ascend II -- a 3.5-inch candy bar style Android phone running Gingerbread -- and today they have made it available at the low price of free on a new agreement and after rebates. While the Ascend II isn't a powerhouse (it has a Qualcomm MSM7627 at 600MHz) it has specs that make it more than acceptable to most folks. It's nice to...
US Cellular today announced it's carrying the Huawei Ascend II. The phone's decidedly mid-level, but the price is right -- free after $100 mail-in rebate.
Full specs include:
3.5-inch display at HVGA resolution
Android 2.3 Gingerbread
Qualcomm MSM 7627 processor at 600 MHz
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
1400 mAh battery
Weight: 4.8 ounces
Way, way back in early June, US Cellular teased seven Android phones and tablets to be released by the end of the year. The breakdown went thusly:Three HTC devices -- two smartphones and a tablet (which we presumed would be the FlyerA 4.3-inch Motorola device with a dual-core 1GHz processor and world phone radioAn LG device with a 1GHz dual-core processor, 4-inch touchscreen and "ultra-bright...