According to Engadget report, the U.S. FCC website information showed that the new Windows Phone 8 entry device Ascend W1 Huawei displayed at CES 2013 this year passed FCC certification, and also cleared hinder for its listing in the United States. Information from the site, the Huawei Ascend W1 U.S. version will support the U.S. TracFone and Net10 network, but it does not support 4G LTE. From the previous pricing, Ascend W1 is expected to refresh the bottom line price record of U.S. Windows Phone 8 devices.
Ascend W1 has previously been listed in China, Russia and India. It’s equipped with a 4.0-inch WVGA (800×480) screen, 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8227 dual-core processor, 512MB RAM, 4GB ROM that supports microSD expansion, 2000mAh battery capacity, VGA level 300,000 pixel front camera and 5.0 megapixel rear camera. It supports NFC functionality, and the rear cover is removable. It has blue, pink, white and black four colors to choose from.