Huawei's Ascend Y runs on an Android version you won't see much of these days -- Gingerbread.
Huawei Ascend Y-did-they-do-this?
Huawei is a company that's known in the U.S. for making inexpensive, entry-level handsets. Inexpensive is good, since it reduces the barrier to entry. But in the case of the Huawei Ascend Y, some odd decisions will stand in the way.