All be it a bit early, Huawei have just announced the launch of their latest smartphone, the Huawei Ascend P2 just before Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

The phone which they are claiming to be the “world’s fastest LTE smartphone” will include a 1.5GHz processor, 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. There’s also a 4.7 inch screen alongside LTE cat 4 compatibility, which will reportedly allow for download speeds of 150MBps.

There’s also a 1.3 megapixel camera on the front.

That 4.7 inch screen will pack a resolution of 1280×720 with a 312ppi, the display itself is an IPS display that has been topped with Gorilla Glass.

The Ascend P2 will also run Android Jelly Bean 4.1, ad will be skinned using the companies Emotion UI 1.5. The phone will also include NFC connectivity and Huawei’s Quick Power Control and Automated Discontinuous Reception technologies, which will apparently reduce charging times by 25% alongside saving that much needed power.

The Huawei Ascend P2 will be available from June 2013 on Orange France, launching globally in Q2 2013 for €399.

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