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Huawei Ideos

With a rich feature set and a great user experience, the Ideos raises the bar for smartphones — not just budget models, but also those that cost five times as much.

By 13 December 2010

4.5 stars Editors' rating 13 December 2010

Typical price: $99.00


Huawei Ideos X3

Huawei puts forward a very respectable low-end device in the Ideos X3, but its nearest competitors have a couple of extra features worth considering.

By 14 May 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating 14 May 2012

Typical price: $99.00


Huawei Ideos X5

The X5 looks great on paper and delivers a smooth, if basic, user experience. Its bargain price makes it easy to overlook the absence of certain features, especially for first-time smartphone shoppers.

By 20 April 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating 20 April 2011

Typical price: $349.00


Huawei Ideos X5 (unlocked)

The Huawei Ideos X5 has all the ingredients of a satisfying Android phone, but it faces stiff competition from the top and middle of the pack.

By 4 February 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating 4 February 2011

Pricing not available

Editors' Take

Huawei Ideos X6

Huawei has an uphill battle against competing household names like Samsung and Nokia, but if there was a phone to make us look twice, it'd be specced like the X6.

By 8 December 2010

Pricing not available


Huawei M835 Ideos - black (MetroPCS)

While it certainly isn't our top pick, the Huawei M835 is one of MetroPCS' least expensive Android phones.

By 20 July 2011

2.5 stars Editors' rating 20 July 2011

Pricing not available


Ideo ignites storytelling with iPhone video app Spark Camera

Developed to make video recordings more intuitive and fun, the app lets users edit together various scenes with music and filters.

By 11 October 2013


Ideo's David Kelley talks design, Steve Jobs

The founder of Ideo, a longtime friend of Apple's co-founder, is a pioneer of "design thinking." He opens up to CBS' Charlie Rose on "60 Minutes."

By 8 January 2013


Ideo's prize-winning utility bike debuts via Kickstarter

The Faraday Porteur won a design competition last fall that CNET followed. Now its designer hopes to bring the bike to the masses by crowdsourcing the funding.

By 18 July 2012


Ideo's electric bike wins design competition

An electric bike, created by global design consultancy Ideo and Santa Cruz, Calif., bike maker Rock Lobster Custom Cycles, wins the Oregon Manifest competition to build the ultimate utility bike.

By 8 October 2011