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Huawei B199_1Worldwide leader in mobiles and telecommunications the Chinese company, Huawei has announced a new 5.5-inch Android smartphone, named as Huawei B199. The device is a follow up to its A199 smartphone, which was launched in April 2013.

The device runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS, paired with Huawei Emotion UI 2.0. Huawei B199 sports the dual-SIM feature from A199 with GSM+CDMA support.

Huawei B199 features a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with 720p resolution. The device is powered by 1.6GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor, along with an Adreno 305 for graphics and 2GB RAM for better multitasking.

Huawei B199 comes with a 13MP rear camera with flash, and a 5MP front-facing camera for video calling. The smartphone comes with a 16GB of in-built storage, and can be expanded.

The connectivity includes the standard 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth options. The smartphone additionally has a battery capacity of 3,000mAh.

Huawei B199 smartphone coming for 1,999 Chinese yuan, (approx. Rs. 20,000) and may be this device can’t make out of China a like its predecessor Huawei A199. This device will go on sale from 20th January.

Huawei B199 specifications are

  • Processor: 1.6GHz quad-core Snapdragon
  • Display: 5.5-inch IPS LCD with 720p screen resolution
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Memory: 16GB internal, expandable up to 64GB
  • Camera: Rear 13MP/ Front 5MP
  • OS: Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
  • Battery: 3000mAh