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Huawei's Ascend P1 Smartphone to Receive 4G LTE Upgrade

AT the recent Consumer Electronics Show, Chinese consumer electronic goods maker Huawei unveiled two brand new smartphone devices - the Ascend P1 and Ascend P1 S. The two devices were virtually inseparable from each other - except that the Ascend P1 came with a bigger battery.

According to new reports, apart from the bigger battery, the Ascend P1 is also getting LTE network connectivity.

Both devices already enjoy quiet an impressive set of specs, and according to analysts, the addition of LTE to the Ascend P1 should make it even more attractive to consumers.

The Ascend P1 will be powered by the Android 4.0 OS platform, more commonly referred to as the Ice Cream Sandwich. It will be boast of an impressive 4.3 inch Super AMOLED qHD display, 1GB of RAM, a sophisticated 1.5 GHz dual core processor, 8 megapixel rear and 1.3 megapixel front facing camera. The battery capacity on the other hand, stands at 2000mAh.

Reports about the device being equipped with an LTE radio first emerged on the Japanese website Blog of Mobile. This is a great addition to an already impressive smartphone.