Slim and powerful phablet
Display and Design
The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 poses a 6-inch IPS multi-touch display with a resolution of 1,080 x 1,920 pixels (full-HD) and a pixel density of 368 ppi and Corning Gorilla Glass 3.0 protection.
One of the chief attractions of the display is its almost negligible bezels on the sides which makes it appear extremely compact, thereby doing away with the inconvenience generally caused by such large phablets. It boasts of up to 83% body to screen ratio. The metallic outfit is intriguingly thin with a thickness of 7.9mm.
This large phablet is laden with a concave shaped fingerprint sensor at the back which is positioned correctly according to your index finger and enables you to unlock it without drawing or typing any password.
Processor and OS
Under the hood, it carries a 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex A7 processor and a 1.8GHz quad-core Cortex A15 processor, both on the single HiSilicon Kirin 925 chipset. According to the vendor, the processor boasts of the ability to handle high end multitasking at ease without draining the battery. The smartphone comes with 2GB RAM and runs on Android v4.4 KitKat OS with EMUI 3.0 on the top.
Camera and Storage
The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 shows off a stunning 13MP autofocus rear camera with a resolution of 4,128 x 3,096 pixels, ability to shoot full HD videos at 30fps and support for features like panorama, HDR, LED flash, face detection and geo-tagging. It also has a powerful 5MP front snapper.
Battery and Connectivity
The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is fuelled by a mighty 4,100mAh Li-Po battery and can be connected via GPS/AGPS, USB Host, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, GLONASS, NFC, 3G, LTE, Cat6, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP and EDR, Wi-Fi Direct and USB OTG.
The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is a stunning 6-inch phablet designed to ooze excellence in every department. It boasts of a mind boggling screen to body ratio which gives you the convenience to carry it comfortably. The fingerprint sensor keeps your device secure as well. With a new SoC and 2GB RAM, the device has the potential to handle anything you throw at it.