Chinese manufacturer Huawei has today (6 January) launched the IDEOS X5 smartphone. The touch-screen handset is powered by the Android 2.2 operating system and features the latest email, document, and calendar management tools.
The IDEOS X5 offers high speed connectivity through HSPA and Wi-Fi 802.11n. It has 4G memory and a SD card slot that allows more applications to be installed and stored. The device also offers a five-megapixel camera and 720p high-definition video recording and playback features.
Victor Xu, chief marketing officer of Huawei Device, said: ‘In today’s always-online world, the line between personal and professional life is blurring. Smartphones play an important role in helping people mange these two aspects of their lives conveniently and simply. The Huawei IDEOS X5 smartphone offers a perfect blend of style and technology that allows busy professionals to respond to work issues in real-time while staying connected with loved ones and having fun at the same time.’
The Huawei IDEOS X5 is the newest smartphone in the company’s IDEOS portfolio of smart devices. Launched in September 2010, the first IDEOS smartphone has sold more than one million handsets in over 70 countries within two months after launch, Huawei said.
The Huawei IDEOS X5 will be available in Singapore, Hong Kong and New Zealand from January 2011, with other countries to follow.