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  • Huawei Ascend P6
  • Huawei Ascend P6
  • Huawei Ascend P6
  • Huawei Ascend P6
  • Huawei Ascend P6


7.3/10
Informr score
The Huawei Ascend P6 currently has an Informr score of 7.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 17 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Operating system
Android
Processor
1.5 GHz
Screen Size
4.7"
Camera
8+ MP


What the Critics Are Saying...


The Mobile Indian

Huawei Ascend P6 is a stunning device. It is definitely light and easy to use. The Emotion UI is a welcome change but it depends on person to person whether they like it or not. Overall the device scores highly on design and innovation, but there is scope for improvement.

- Sandeep Budki, The Mobile Indian
UnleashThePhones

The Huawei Ascend P6 was rather impressive. For a device that didn’t carry a hefty price tag, there is no lack in both hardware and software, for the general consumer. If you’re someone who wants the best specs, and newest OS, then you may want to skip over this. However, if you’re...

- Michael Faro-Tusino, UnleashThePhones
Fone Arena

Ascend P6 is a joy to carry around because it’s lightweight and built slim. Wish it were light on the wallet. too. It is difficult to justify why a phone that wins big on looks but not as much on performance should be priced as such. For a company that is striving to make its presence felt in...

- Shilpa, Fone Arena
Phandroid

The Huawei Ascend P6 is a beautiful device, but it’s hampered by many issues that can’t be forgiven. Huawei’s quad-core processor should be enough to make this phone perform smoothly, but it ends up performing more like a single-core Snapdragon. It’s not horrible, but definit...

- Quentyn Kennemer, Phandroid
What Hi-Fi

It’s passable and unlikely to annoy, but it’s simply not as good as many of the best smartphones on the market when playing decent quality files. This is a very good effort (and it is a touch more affordable than some of the premium mobiles on the market) but it’s not quite the fin...

- Kob Monney, What Hi-Fi


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Common Questions


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Huawei backs up the Ascend P6 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.


If your Ascend P6 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Huawei support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Huawei's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.




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Screen Size
4.7"

The Huawei Ascend P6's screen size is 4.7 inches with x pixels resolution.

Processor
1.5 GHz

There is a Huawei K3V2E Quad core 1.5 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on proprietary operating system firmware.

Camera
8+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 8+ megapixel camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 5+ megapixels resolution.

Storage
8 GB

Internal memory is 8 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 64 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
2000mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 2000 mAh battery. Huawei's performance ratings are 17.3 days standby time, 1680 minutes, 285 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Ascend P6 Specs

Overview
Release date June 19, 2013
Regions available United Kingdom
Networks
GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA 14.4, HSUPA
Mobile / Cellular Data
SIM card size
Micro-SIM
Dual SIM No
Operating System No

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Processor Huawei K3V2E Quad core 1.5 GHz
Internal Storage 8 GB
RAM 2 GB
ROM No
GPS Type A-GPS
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.64 W/kg
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Data Cable, Headset, Manual, Standard Battery
Power & battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 2000 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Up to: 415 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to: 285 minutes
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Talk Time Up to: 1680 minutes
Standby Time Up to: 17.3 days
Physical Characteristics
Design type Bar
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA Yes
Material Plastic
Colors Black, White, Pink
Dimensions [H x W x D] 13.3 x 6.5 x 0.6 cm (5.2 x 2.6 x 0.2 in)
Weight 120 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (UFB)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution x pixels
Pixel density 176 pixels
Size 4.7 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Graphics Yes
Themes Yes
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key No
Home Key Yes
Mute Key No
Input Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard No
Voicemail Key No
Any Key Answer No
Voice Commands Yes
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
External Media Playback Controls No
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
Contact List Capacity Depends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups Yes
Auto Answer No
Voice Activated Dialing Yes
Photo Caller ID Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Additional Email Features Gmail
Messaging SMS, MMS, Google Talk
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Connectivity
USB Yes
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth 3.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
WiFi Encryption No
Mobile Hotspot Yes
WiMAX No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 64 GB)
PC Synchronization Yes
TV Out No
DLNA Support Yes
NFC No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Java Applications No
Brew Applications No
ECML / Digital Wallet No
Camera
Main Camera
Aperture
Unknown
Resolution
8+ megapixels
Multi-camera
No
Zoom
Yes
Flash
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Beauty mode
Video Recording Formats
3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV, XviD, RealVideo
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Front Camera
Resolution
5+ megapixels
Zoom
Yes
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MIDI, MP3, eAAC+, AAC+, AAC, AMR-WB, WMA, AMR-NB
Radio Yes (FM)
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats 3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV, XviD, RealVideo
Streaming Video Yes
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones Yes
Vibration Alert Yes
Downloadable Ringtones Yes
Ringer ID Yes
Haptic Feedback Vibration Yes
Speakerphone Yes
Apps
To-Do / Task List No
Calendar Yes
World Clock Yes
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch Yes
Timer Yes
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter No
Viewable document types No
Weather Yes
Stocks No
Maps Yes
NotePad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Downloadable
Apps Downloadable ()
Included Software / Apps -
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