The Huawei Ascend W1 was expected to arrive in January in Russia, but it appears to have been delayed. Â The officialÂ Huawei Â Russia twitter account has now confirmed the handset is still on its way, and will hit the market in February.
@HuaweiDeviceRus stirred up this morning, those looking for an inexpensive smartphone, the official announcement of the Huawei Ascend W1 in Russia – the first smartphone on Windows Phone 8. Home sales scheduled for February. The recommended price of Huawei Ascend W1 -Â 8990 rubles
8990 rubles is around $300, which is a pretty good price for a Windows Phone 8 handset. The smartphone will be available in blue, black and white casing.