Huawei, the Chinese smartphone maker has launched India's first LTE (4G) smartphone, the Huawei Ascend P1 LTE in collaboration with the Indian telecom giant, Airtel and the smartphone chipset maker, Qualcomm.

Powered by a 1.5 GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, the Ascend P1 LTE runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and supports ultra-high speed 4G wireless data on the LTE network. Using Circuit Switched Voice Fall Back (CSFB voice) technology, 3G network supports the voice calls on the smartphone.

The device packs some impressive specifications like a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED touchscreen display that has a resolution of 960540 pixels and is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass. The Huawei Ascend P1 LTE comes with 4 GB of internal storage with a micro-SD card slot for storage expansion and 1GB RAM. It sports an 8 megapixel camera with dual-LED flash. The connectivity options also include Wi-Fi, micro USB and Bluetooth. The Ascend P1 LTE comes with an 1800 mAh battery.