We're not sure when the Huawei Ideos X5 will land in U.S. hands, or on which carrier. A look at the unlocked version of the phone will help you decide if you'll be among those anticipating the news.
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The Ideos X5 has very solid hardware specs, like a 3.8-inch capacitive touch screen, a 5-megapixel camera, and 720p HD video capture and playback. It also has expandable memory and a stylish finishing that endows the handset with some premium sheen.
What the phone doesn't have is a carrier, pricing, or a release date, although we expect that announcement to come midyear. By then, it'll have a tougher time keeping up with this year's crop of premium, dual-core 4G phones that's expected to begin making waves around the same time.