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Huawei Ascend P6
Huawei Ascend P6
Huawei Ascend P6
Huawei Ascend P6
Huawei Ascend P6

Informr score
The Huawei Ascend P6 currently has an Informr score of 7.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 17 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
1.5 GHz
1.5 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
8+ MP
8+ MP
2000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

The Mobile Indian
The Mobile Indian

Huawei Ascend P6 is a stunning device. It is definitely light and easy to use. The Emotion UI is a welcome change but it depends on person to person whether they like it or not. Overall the device scores highly on design and innovation, but there is scope for improvement.

- Sandeep Budki, The Mobile Indian

The Huawei Ascend P6 was rather impressive. For a device that didn’t carry a hefty price tag, there is no lack in both hardware and software, for the general consumer. If you’re someone who wants the best specs, and newest OS, then you may want to skip over this. However, if you’re...

- Michael Faro-Tusino, UnleashThePhones
Fone Arena
Fone Arena

Ascend P6 is a joy to carry around because it’s lightweight and built slim. Wish it were light on the wallet. too. It is difficult to justify why a phone that wins big on looks but not as much on performance should be priced as such. For a company that is striving to make its presence felt in...

- Shilpa, Fone Arena

The Huawei Ascend P6 is a beautiful device, but it’s hampered by many issues that can’t be forgiven. Huawei’s quad-core processor should be enough to make this phone perform smoothly, but it ends up performing more like a single-core Snapdragon. It’s not horrible, but definit...

- Quentyn Kennemer, Phandroid
What Hi-Fi
What Hi-Fi

It’s passable and unlikely to annoy, but it’s simply not as good as many of the best smartphones on the market when playing decent quality files. This is a very good effort (and it is a touch more affordable than some of the premium mobiles on the market) but it’s not quite the fin...

- Kob Monney, What Hi-Fi

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Common Questions

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Huawei backs up the Ascend P6 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Ascend P6 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Huawei support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Huawei's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.


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Screen Size

The Huawei Ascend P6's screen size is 4.7 inches with x pixels resolution.

1.5 GHz

There is a Huawei K3V2E Quad core 1.5 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on proprietary operating system firmware.

8+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 8+ MP camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 5+ megapixels resolution.

8 GB

Internal memory is 8 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 64 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 2000 mAh battery. Huawei's performance ratings are 17.3 days standby time, 1680 minutes, 285 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Ascend P6 Specs

Release Date June 19, 2013
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System No

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Processor Huawei K3V2E Quad core 1.5 GHz
Internal Storage 8 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.64 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Data Cable, Headset, Manual, Standard Battery
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth 3.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 64 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, Beauty mode
Video Recording Formats
3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV, XviD, RealVideo
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
5+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (UFB)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution x pixels
Pixel Density 176 pixels
Size 4.7 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 2000 mAh
Removable Battery Yes
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Up to 415 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 285 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1680 minutes
Standby Time Up to 17.3 days
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Black, White, Pink
Dimensions [H x W x D] 13.3 x 6.5 x 0.6 cm (5.2 x 2.6 x 0.2 in)
Weight 120 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key No
Home Key Yes
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor No
Additional Information Messaging: SMS, MMS, Google Talk
Multi-Use Smart Phone / PDA: Yes
Graphics: Yes
Themes: Yes
Backlit Illumination: Yes
Zoom / Magnification: Yes
Screen Orientation Lock: Yes
Predictive Text Entry: Yes
Voice Commands: Yes
Keypad/Screen Lock: Yes
Multiple Numbers Per Contact: Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups: Yes
Voice Activated Dialing: Yes
Photo Caller ID: Yes
Web Browser: Yes
Email Client: Yes
Email Protocols: POP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
PC Synchronization: Yes
DLNA Support: Yes
Audio Formats: MIDI, MP3, eAAC+, AAC+, AAC, AMR-WB, WMA, AMR-NB
Video Playback Formats: 3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV, XviD, RealVideo
Streaming Video: Yes
Custom Ringtones: Yes
Vibration Alert: Yes
Downloadable Ringtones: Yes
Ringer ID: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Haptic Feedback: Yes
Data Tethering: Yes
Mobile Hotspot: Yes
Radio: Yes (FM)
Games: Downloadable
Apps: Downloadable
Included Software / Apps: -
Calendar, World Clock, Alarm, Stop Watch, Timer, Calculator, Weather, Maps, NotePad, Voice Memos / Recorder

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