Huawei U8500 uses screen with capacitive touchscreen type 256K colors, so to access various mobile application and menu, you can use fingertouch on screen. Capacitive touchscreen is more advanced technology than the previous version, that is Resistive touchscreen, so you don’t have to press hard on screen to access menu.
Beside, there are so many entertainment feature you can use in this cell phone such as music player, video player, FM radio, and also games. To accommodate the data (video music file, etc), Huawei U8500 has provided external memory slot which is able to store capacity to 32 GB. If you want to take picture, this Chinese made cell phone provides camera 3.15 megapixels. Not just to take picture, this camera can also be used to record video with resolution 352 x 288 pixels in speed 15 fps (frame per seconds). But unfortunately, Huawei U8500 didn’t provide additional camera (front camera).
Are you Android OS lover? This cell phone already uses the OS, that is Android v2.1 Éclair. One advantage of Android mobile is many application and game to be added / installed. Recently, Android official application store, Android Market already has 250.000 applications and games you can use. Internet connection facility can be done using high-speed access, that is 3G HSDPA. SNS feature made you easier to access various social network service such as Facebook, Twitter and others. One of the cons of Huawei U8500 is it didn’t have slot 3.5 mm audio jack.
|Network||:||2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, 3G HSDPA 900 / 2100|
|Dimension||:||112 x 58 x 12.8 mm|
|Screen||:||TFT capacitive touchscreen, 256K colors, 320 x 480 pixels, 3.2 inches, Accelerometer|
|sensor for auto-rotate, Proximity sensor for auto turn-off, Optical trackpad|
|Camera||:||3.15 MP, 2048 x 1536 pixels, Video 352 x 288@15fps|
|Connectivity||:||3G HSDPA 7.2 Mbps, EDGE Class 10, GPRS Class 10, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v2.1 with|
|A2DP, MicroUSB v2.0|
|Memory||:||MicroSD (TransFlash) up to 32 GB external|
|Battery||:||Li-Ion 1150 mAh|
|Other features||:||Android OS v2.1 (Eclair), SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, IM, HTML browser, GPS with|
|A-GPS support, Java (via Java MIDP emulator), SNS, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, GTalk
Games, Digital compass, Organizer, Photo viewer / editor, Voice memo, Predictive text input, Alarm, Calculator, Calendar
Audio player (MP3 / WMA / eAAC+), Video player (MP4 / H.263 / H.264), Video recorder, MP3 ringtones, FM Radio
|Price||:||$241 (2011 June)|