LAS VEGAS--As expected, Huawei announced two new super-premium Android smartphones at CES 2013, the Huawei Ascend Mate and the Huawei Ascend D2.
I got a chance to see them before the press conference kicked off. Let me just start by saying that these are exactly the products that Huawei has needed to gain attention in the U.S., a market it's strongly focused on right now.
Both are large, quad-core efforts that run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and come in glossy black-and-white colors to complement tall, very thin, shingle-like shapes.
The Huawei Ascend Mate has a whopping 6.… Read more