The quad-core Ascend D quad and Ascend D quad XL are not the only members of the Ascend D line, Huawei is also launching the Ascend D lte, a 4G smartphone. The handset supports LTE 1800/2600/800/2300 4G networks as well as quad-band GSM/EDGE and dual-band 900/2100 HSPA. Unlike its brother, the LTE model doesn’t get a quad-core CPU, but a 1.5Ghz dual-core processor. There is 1GB RAM.
The Ascend D lte has a 4.5-inch 1280×720 HD touchscreen display, a 12 Megapixel auto focus camera with flash and 1080p Full HD video recording, and a 1.3 Megapixel front camera for video calls. The 4G phone supports Bluetooth 3.0, GPS/AGPS and WiFi connectivity as well as optional NFC. It also includes DLNA support and HDMI output via MHL.
The Ascend D lte comes with 4GB internal storage and supports microSD up to 64GB. It runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Other features include G-Sensor, Proximity sensor, acceleration sensor, e-compass and a 2000mAh battery. Huawei did not mention when and where will the phone be released.