Starting today Metro PCS customers have one more Android 4G LTE handset to choose from, as the carrier announced the addition of a new Android-powered smartphone to its lineup. The new smartphone, selling under the name Premia, comes from Chinese manufacturer Huawei, and is for sale at just $149 without a contract what makes it one of the most budget-friendly 4G LTE devices on Metro PCS. If you want a high-end handset, you should probably look somewhere else, but an average user will find everything he needs in the Huawei Premia.
Huawei Premia for Metro PCS – Overview
The Huawei Premia on Metro PCS prepaid network has a 4-inch display with 800 x 480 resolution which guarantees crystal-clear picture and is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass for extra protection. For effortless multitasking the Premia was equipped with a dual-core 1.5 GHz processor paired with 1 GB of RAM. The handset offers 2 GB of internal memory, which by today’s standards is not very generous, but luckily there is a microSD card slot for up to 32 GB storage expansion.
The Premia comes with two cameras, a 5 megapixel rear shooter with LED flash and a 1.3 megapixel front-facing unit. The main camera is capable of recording video in 720p HD quality. The phone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and ships with pre-installed Rhapsody right out the box. The smartphone also supports Metro PCS joyn app which allows users to communicate and share with enriched services like video calling, Wi-Fi calling, instant messaging, image, video and file sharing. Other features include 4G LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi with hotspot capability, Bluetooth, GPS navigation and a 1,650 mAh battery.
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