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Huawei U8500 IDEOS X2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 293 reviews of Huawei U8500 IDEOS X2. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the battery and usability. The performance and price also get good feedback. Many are critical about the camera and durability.

size, price, performance, usability, battery

durability, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Huawei U8500 IDEOS X2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Ershad.K (

Huawei Ideos X2 (U8500)


The Optical trackpad totting Android 2.2 (Froyo) running X2 is not bad at all!

Good build quality and design,The screen quality is great,Good media playback

Sub-par camera performance,Slightly sluggish touchscreen performance


Sep, 2011

Expert review by: Digit Mobile Phones (

Huawei Ideos X2 - Basic smartphone, still stuck on Android 2.1



Jun, 2011

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Huawei U8500


The Huawei U8500 is a lower end device featuring a 3.2 inch touchscreen and Android 2.1. Nothing much to see here that we haven't seen before, but there can never be too much Android, right?

Product Specifications

Processor Brand:QUALCOMM
Processor Number:MSM7225


Autofocus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Video Resolution in Pixel:Unknown


Audio Playback: Yes
GPS Receiver: No
I-Mode: No
Integrated Radio:FM Radio
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Java: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Push to Talk: No
Realtone: Yes
User Interface for Text:Touchscreen
Video Client: Yes


A2DP: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Memory Card Slot: Yes
Multi SIM Card: No
Near Field Communication: No
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
WiFi Data Exchange: Yes

Data Transfer

Technology:WCDMA (UMTS)


Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:262.144
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Elderly Friendly Phone: No
Operating System:Android
Operating System Version:Android 2.0/2.0.1/2.1 Eclair
Operator:Sim Free
Product Type:Smartphone
Way of Buying:Sim Free


E-Mail Functionality: Yes
Instant Messaging: Yes
Push email: Yes


Processor Brand:QUALCOMM
Processor Number:MSM7225
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