Vibrant Super AMOLED display.
Excellent battery life.
Runs Android 4,0 (Ice Cream Sandwich).
Thin and light.
Not optimized for the U.S.
Flimsy SIM card door.
Just over 2GB of user-accessible memory.
By PC Pro on February 14, 2013
A decent specification and fine screen make this a worthy mid-range...67
By Tracy and Matt's Blog on January 14, 2013
The Huawei Ascend P1 has really impressed me during my time with it, it does almost everything that my One X does and it comes damn close to being as fast as that device too so for the stupidly low price of £234.99 Sim free it's a flipping...-
By InsideHW on January 12, 2013
Huawei Ascend P1 What a first This is hardly the first time that we’re meeting Huawei products for the pages of our website, but these were mostly manufactured by other companies and merely signed by Huawei. After the Ideos 7 Slim tablet,...-
By uk.hardware.info on January 06, 2013
The Ascend P1 is our first introduction to Huawei and we have to admit that we are lukewarm after testing it. The 4.3-inch display looks good, the phone has a slender appearance, and we're generally positive about the design even if it is modest....-
By DigitalVersus on October 04, 2012
The Ascend P1 is a pleasant surprise. It may not revolutionise the industry, but it does its job well. The look is minimalist but not "cheap", making for a good everyday companion. It's too bad the sound is so...80
By Mobile88 on September 03, 2012
The Ascend P1 is an Android smartphone with lots of features packed into an attractive slim unibody.The 4.3in screen looks great and the wide viewing angles make it great for watching movies on the go. Another plus point is that the P1 comes installed...-
By V3.co.uk on August 24, 2012
A great mid-range smartphone that trumps most similarly priced handsets'...80
By theregister.co.uk on August 10, 2012
Despite its slightly cheap body the P1 ticks a lot of boxes. It has ICS from launch and while both thin and light still packs a decent battery. The screen is bright and vivid, it has a microSD slot and the camera is not half bad. The chipset may not...75
By CoolSmartphone on August 09, 2012
Those regular eagle eyed readers out there will have noted that this phone has already been reviewed by our editor in chief Leigh Geary, so instead of rehashing what he has already done, this will give you a different slant on this slim powerhouse....-
By 5FWD on August 09, 2012
While the Huawei Ascend P1 is undoubtedly the company’s best phone yet, it’s still lacking the extra build quality and premium finish of HTC’s One S. That phone is almost identically priced, with a smarter design and screen - and the...60