Vodafone UK has today announced a new budget Android phone aimed at aimed at Pay As You Go customers. The Huawei Ascend G 300. The Ascend G 300 is exclusive to Vodafone UK, and costs £100 when purchased with a £10 PAYG top-up. It's also free on all of Vodafone's 24-month service plans, which start at £15.50 per month for 100 minutes, 500 texts and 250MB.
And there's a reasonable amount of smartphone on offer for your money -- there's a 1GHz CPU inside, a 4-inch screen, 512MB of RAM and 2.5GB of internal storage. The phone ships with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and Huawei's custom UI, with an upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich promised over the summer.
We've got Vodafone's presser after the break.
Huawei Ascend G 300 Available exclusively at Vodafone UK
The great value Huawei Ascend G 300 joins the Vodafone Android line-up – complete with Freedom Freebees on PAYG
Joining Vodafone’s line-up of Android smartphones, the Huawei Ascend G 300 offers an exciting and great value-for-money addition, with its large 4” display to enhance the browsing, app and mobile entertainment experience.
Available exclusively at Vodafone for £100 PAYG when bought with a minimum £10 top-up (or free on £15.50, 24 month plans - including 100 minutes, 500 texts, and 250MB of mobile data), the Huawei Ascend G 300 presents a new standard of pay-as-you-go smartphone.
In addition to its 4” screen – great for video playback – it also has a fast 1Ghz processor, longer battery life and fast Wi-Fi.
Running on Gingerbread (with an Ice Cream Sandwich update available later this summer), the Huawei Ascend G 300 also packs a 5 MP camera, 2.5GB of internal memory (expandable up to 32GB with a removable memory card), and weighs just 130g. The chrome and white finish makes it a great looking phone too!
For further details please visit the Vodafone website: www.vodafone.co.uk