The Ascend G300 from Huawei is a full touchscreen phone with powerful processor and running the gingerbread OS. This is an ideal phone for those who want a little more from the handset at an affordable cost. The main highlight is the 3G supports, processor speed and 5 megapixel camera.

Huawei Ascend G300 features: This android handset weighs 140 grams and is 10.5 mm thin. The full touchscreen display is of capacitive technology with 800 by 480 pixels resolution. The touch response is smooth and quite sensitive.

The G300 comes with 3 touch sensitive dedicated buttons usually found on android handsets. The 1 GHz single core processor works flawlessly with the android 2.3 OS. You may argue that the OS is slightly outdated but that helps lower the cost.

Just like most android phones the Ascend G300 also comes with a built in Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11b/g/n), Bluetooth, GPS for navigation and micro USB port for charging and connecting with PC. This Huawei handset supports the 3G network (HSDPA 7.2Mbps, HSUPA 5.76Mbps) and can also use the EDGE or GPRS network when 3G is unavailable.  There is a 2 GB free memory available for user along with microSD slot for adding additional storage space up to 32 GB.

Huawei Ascend G300 features and Price in India
Huawei Ascend G300

On the rear side you will find a 5 MP camera with flash support. The quality is good and comes with many features like auto focus, Geo-Tagging etc. Apps like Picasa, YouTube and Google services come pre-installed. A 1500 mAh Li-ion battery powers this handset with standby time of up to 6 days.

Huawei Ascend G300 price in India is not known – expected to be under Rs. 15,000.

By Rajeev Rana

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