Huawei just finished up announcing the Ascend Mate2 4G phablet, and if you’re only looking at the specs, the phone can sound like a bit of a mixed bag: choices like the less-than-bleeding-edge processor or only a 720p resolution for its 6.1-inch display might make the Ascend Mate2 4G sound less attractive than its competition. But dig a little deeper, and features like that huge battery, with its ability to charge other devices, start offering their own compelling reasons to consider the handset.
Of course, all the specs in the world can’t compare with a real hands-on encounter with the hardware; who cares how it looks on paper? How does it handle in real life?
To answer that question, we got our hands on the Ascend Mate2 4G down on the CES floor, and are able to share with you just what we learned: