Conclusion: the balancing act between good hardware and low price manages the Huawei Ascend G7 in the test. Also the new surface EMUI 3.0 can convince with interesting features and modern design.There are points deductions for the mediocre display.
The Huawei Ascend G7 feels for his round 250 euro amazing high-quality map. The metal frame looks spiffy, the keys are top notch, and the 5.5-inch display is clean.Only in some, a few places bother the too big gap. For example on the back between the frame and the plastic cover of the radio modules-this is however criticism at a high level.
Huawei Ascend G7: Hardware Equipment
Also the inner values are impressive: In the Huawei Ascend G7 the current Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 with 1.2 GHz clock works. That sounds given by CPU monsters such as the Samsung Galaxy touch 4, which works with a clock frequency of 2.7 GHz, after not very much. The performance is however totally sufficient for the Huawei Smartphone: the system runs very smoothly and reliably – Mikroruckler occur only in rare cases. 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory to the page, which can be extended by up to 32 GB via microSD according to Huawei are the CPU.
The 13 megapixel camera take usable photos photos, convincing all along the line she can’t however. Especially Daylight easily Outshined look and get to the edge and slightly out of focus. Also there is no color fidelity. For this, the Ascend G7 in contrast to many competitors even in weak light photographed very bright images.
Huawei Ascend G7: Weak Display
A cost which Huawei has saved, is the display, which resolves only with 1,280 x 720 pixels. Although the relatively low resolution of 5.5 inches is not really disturbing. Who has seen but already full-HD or even QHD display, which will be minimal podium education especially for fonts in the eye.
With 392,8 cd / m² is the screen bright enough. The viewing angle dependency, however, could be better, since the colors quite early tilt – but only minimally so that notice also this shortcoming only upon closer inspection.
Huawei Ascend G7: Battery Life And Acoustics
The 3,000 mAh battery of Ascend G7 last very good 9:15 hours on the phone. Also the phone acoustics are convincing, only a slight background noise interferes with the overall impression. The hands-free function, however, is a weak point. The voice is booming and sound unnatural, so that the interlocutors are not always optimal. The problem occurs mainly on fixed network page.
A good Akkuwert we can certify the Ascend G7 also when surfing: only after around 8:20 hours run out of steam is the Smartphone. Who many videos streams, will be pleased also about the fast download speed by up to 150 MBit/s that supports the LTE-CAT-4 module.
Huawei Ascend G7: EMUI 3.0 And Android 4.4.4
Huawei Ascend G7 was giving the new surface EMUI 3.0, even more clearly than their previous versions based on iOS. In the lock screen as users can find a Quick Launch toolbar, which visually and functionally reminds 7 introduced control center (Control Center) with iOS. The search feature known as iOS as a “Spotlight” is also new: If the user on the homescreen of the center of the display out wipes down, opens a bar which you can – search a handy feature for installed apps that we after a short test period also Android no longer wanted to miss. The Windows will meet yet another feature: here, the user sees the most recently opened applications. The survey thus extends the classic multitasking feature.
Although the system with Android 4.4.4, Huawei has already made a few optical adjustments in the style of Android 5 lollipop. The lower menu bar, for example, is a copy of the lollipop. As well as by Huawei’s UI earlier known, omitted the manufacturer but continue on the app drawer-thanks to the aforementioned “Spotlight” search which is bearable. Despite the numerous changes in the standard system, the user must fear no performance drops.
Huawei Ascend G7: Alternative
A Smartphone with 5.5-inch display, high quality processing, finding fast LTE and expandable memory for less than 250 euro, is not easy. The Huawei Ascend G7 is virtually unparalleled in this price range. If you place more value on performance and camera quality, which is LG G2 worth a look: Costs currently around the 5.2-inch Smartphone 300 Euro with 32 GB internal memory, which is however does not expand. The quad-core CPU is clocked at 2.3 GHz and the 13-MPixel camera take photos of excellent photos for a phone.