Huawei has launched a budget friendly handset the Huawei Ascend Y530 in the European markets for 150 Euros. This handset comes powered by dual core (Qualcomm Snapdragon 200) processor and runs on the Android 4.3 OS.

On the hardware front the Ascend Y530 sports a 4.5 inch LCD (TFT) screen with 854×480 pixels resolution. It is powered by dual core processor @ 1.2GHz frequency – Snapdragon 200 chipset running Android Jelly Bean 4.3 with Emotion User Interface.

The Huawei Ascend Y530 also comes with a 5MP rear camera with flash and front VGA camera. The rear camera is auto focus and should be able to record 720p videos.  The Y530 comes with 512MB RAM and 4GB internal storage. And yes with micro SD card slot.

dual core Huawei Ascend Y530

The handset weight is 145 grams and is 9.3mm thick. Key features are 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth. There is 3.5mm audio jack and micro USB port. The battery is 1750 mAh capacity that should easily last for 24 hours with moderate usage.

The Ascend Y530 handset comes in two color combinations available in Black / Grey, White / Grey , Black / Yellow and Red / Black color options. No word as to when it will hit the Indian stores.

By Rajeev Rana

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