Reviews and Problems with Huawei Ascend Y 100 (U8185)
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Huawei Ascend Y 100 Review: In Depth
25 July 2012
Conclusion: The Huawei Ascend Y 100 has some surprising features for the price, namely the 800MHz processor and Android Gingerbread, but the camera is poor, the tiny screen makes typing difficult and the design is dated. But bear in mind the phone is just £69 - half the price of the Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 , which also has an 800Mhz processor.
Pros: Android Gingerbread, 800Mhz processor
Cons: Tiny screen, Touch controls don’t always respond, Poor camera
Summary: It’s hard to beat a handset for $99, and the Huawei Ascend Y100 could prove to be a decent smartphone for anyone after a cheap net-capable mobile handset, but it’s certainly not going to steal the crown from Apple’s iPhone or Samsung’s Galaxy S3 any time soon.
Pros: Very friendly to the wallet, Surprisingly responsive screen
Cons: Tiny screen doesn't fit much text or make it easy to use the on-screen keyboard, Some apps and games can offer weak performance, Terrible camera, Locked to Vodafone
The Ascend Y100 has a tiny screen, a mediocre camera and average performance but for under $100, can you really complain?
Good Gear Guide.au
14 July 2012
Summary: The Huawei Ascend Y100 has a tiny screen, a mediocre camera and average performance. However, it's all about the price in this instance. At under $100, we can't fault the Ascend Y100 too much. If you're patient and can live with a cramped screen, then this is a fully featured Android phone for a great price.
Pros: Value for money, Some nice UI touches, Decent battery life
Cons: Tiny screen, Poor default keyboard, Can be sluggish at times
Conclusion: For the price, the Huawei offers a decent set of specs for a budget Android device. The screen's a little too small to be comfortable, the camera's not too exciting, but the processor puts in a decent performance, making it a good low-price introduction to the smartphone world.
Excerpt: The Huawei Y 100 is a pretty cheap smartphone. It’s only £79.99 and is a diddy little thing which could be the ideal first smartphone for youngsters, pensioners and those that have been scared off smartphones by the price.
Excerpt: Il Huawei Ascend Y100 è uno smartphone dal design compatto e moderno, con forme bombate, e caratterizzato da una dotazione hardware e software di discreta qualità. Si basa sul sistema operativo Android 2.3 e dispone di supporto alla rete UMTS e alla tecnologia HSDPA, display touchscreen da 2,8 pollici con risoluzione 240x320 pixel, connettività Wi-fi , Tecnologia Bluetooth , fotocamera da 3,2 megapixel con geotagging e filmati video, GPS integrato, lettore multimediale,...
Pros: Tecnologie HSDPA e HSUPA, Design compatto, Integrazione con Facebook e Twitter