Huawei Teases for MWC, Eight-Core Ascend P2 Rumored
Firm made groundbreaking announcements during CES 2013.
Huawei has distributed press invitations for its event on February 24 at the Mobile World Congress, with the Chinese smartphone manufacturer teasing the announcement of new handsets.
The company's invite reads: "Please save the date to join Huawei Device at the 2013 Mobile World Congress as it unveils its products, performance goals and possibilities for the year ahead."
One such product purportedly scheduled for an unveiling on the aforementioned date is the Ascend P2, which is said to sport an eight-core processor, while other rumors speculate on a quad-core processor.
Huawei enjoyed a profit of $2.5 billion in 2012, representing a 33 percent increase when compared to the profit margins generated in 2011. During CES 2013, it unveiled what it claims to be the world's most powerful smartphone in the form of the Ascend D2, as well as the announcement of the Ascend Mate. At 6.1-inches, it claims the title of the device with the world's largest phone screen.