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Huawei IDEOS S7 Slim review

6/10 AVG.
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6/10
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The Huawei IDEOS S7 Slim currently has an Informr score of 6 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 3 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Operating system
Android
Processor
768 MHz
Screen Size
7"
Camera
3+ MP


What the Critics Are Saying...


Coolsmartphone

Overall, if you can still get one of these and they’re cheap enough, they’re definitely worth a punt. There’s a few ROM’s to try out but I would like a slightly higher resolution screen and perhaps a bit more real estate. The screen can be a little too “letter box” at times and you find yourself wan...

- Leigh Geary, Coolsmartphone
Tracy and Matt

Things run well on the Huawei S7 Slim at the moment and it's honestly quite bizarre. I liked this device a lot more than I should have. Maybe going into the review with low expectations has allowed me to be a little more surprised when I found a number of things I really liked. However there are som...

- Gareth, Tracy and Matt
TabletPCReview

Huawei Ideos S7 Slim is an elegant tablet designed to entice customers with its price, above all other features. It is not as technically enhanced as the most expensive and more popular 7-inch tablets, but compared to the basic models, which are frequently launched by other less famous manufacturers...

- Dragan Petric, TabletPCReview


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Screen Size
7"

The Huawei IDEOS S7 Slim's screen size is 7 inches with x pixels resolution.

Processor
768 MHz

There is a Snapdragon 768 MHz processor (CPU).

OS

The tablet runs on proprietary operating system firmware.

Camera
3+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the tablet's onboard 3+ megapixel camera. There's no secondary front camera.
Storage
8 GB

Internal memory is 8 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
3250mAh

The tablet is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 3250 mAh battery.

IDEOS S7 Slim Specs

Overview
Release date May 13, 2011
Regions available USA
Mobile / Cellular Data
Networks
GSM:
900/1800/1900 MHz
UMTS:
900/2100 MHz
Data:
HSDPA 7.2, HSUPA
SIM card size
Yes
Dual SIM No
Operating System No

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Processor Snapdragon 768 MHz
Internal Storage 8 GB
RAM 512 MB
ROM No
GPS Type A-GPS
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD No
SAR Unknown
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Headset, Manual
Power & battery
Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 3250 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Celluar) Unknown
Reading Time No
Standby Time Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Material Plastic
Colors White
Dimensions [H x W x D] 20.0 x 10.9 x 1.2 cm (7.9 x 4.3 x 0.5 in)
Weight 440 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 262k
Resolution x pixels
Pixel density Unknown
Size 7 inches
Sensors Ambient Light, Motion / Accelerometer
Graphics Yes
Themes No
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive Touchscreen
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen Yes
Sleep / Wake Key No
Home Key Yes
Mute Key No
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical keyboard No
Text-to-Speech No
Screen Reader No
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
Contact List Capacity Depends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browser Yes
Email Client Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, Microsoft Exchange
Additional Email Features -
Messaging No
Connectivity
USB Yes
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth 2.1
Bluetooth Profiles No
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
WiFi Encryption No
Mobile Hotspot No
WiMAX No
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC
PC Synchronization Yes
TV Out Yes
DLNA Support No
NFC No
Camera
Main Camera
Aperture
Unknown
Resolution
3+ megapixels
Dual lens
No
Zoom
1x digital
Flash
No
Additional Main Camera Info
Video Recording Formats
H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV
Video Recording Parameters
Front Camera
Zoom
Yes
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MP3, AAC, AMR
Radio No
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV
Streaming Video Yes
External Speakers Stereo
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones No
Vibration Alert No
Apps
To-Do / Task List Yes
Calendar Yes
World Clock No
Alarm Yes
Stop Watch No
Timer No
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter No
Document Viewer Yes
Viewable document types DOC, DOCX, PDF, PPT, PPTX, XLS
Weather Yes
Stocks No
Maps No
NotePad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Yes
Apps Yes
Included Software / Apps -
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