- Jessica Dolcourt , Cnet
There are plenty of trade-offs for those considering the Huawei Activa 4G, but if LTE is your priority, it'll get you there without busting the bank.
Looking for a cheap way to enjoy 4G LTE data speeds? Check out the Android-powered Huawei Activa 4G. It comes with entry-level specs and an older version of the Android operating system, but it’s affordable and has built-in support for LTE wireless networks.
Its hardware features include a 3.5-inch HVGA screen, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi, expandable memory, and microUSB connectivity. It also has a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash at the back, as well as a front-facing VGA cam for video calls.
Its hardware will thrill some and will not impress many. But the fact remains, it’s one of the most affordable handsets available on the market if your needs require 4G LTE connectivity.
Need to Know: Huawei Activa 4G
1. Has built-in 4G LTE network connectivity. (The Good)
2. Affordable price. (The Good)
3. Unimpressive specs. (The Bad)
4. Uses a dated version of the Android software. (The Bad)
The Huawei Activa 4G's screen is 3.5 inches with 320 x 480 pixels resolution.
There is a 800 MHz processor (CPU).
The phone runs on the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system (OS).
Internal memory is No. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.
The phone is powered by a 1880 mAh Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery. Huawei's performance ratings are 4.5 days standby time, 198 minutes talk time.