Ascend W2 is the latest mid-range smartphone from Chinese manufacturer Huawei featuring Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 OS. It was previously rumored few months ago. The Ascend W2 features a 4.3-inch TFT Magic Touch IPS display with the resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm’s 1.4GHz dual core processor and 512MB RAM. For multimedia, Ascend W2 packs a 5 Mega Pixel rear camera capable of shooting 720p videos. For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth 4.0, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS and HSPA+ mobile connections. For storage, it comes with 8GB built-in memory and 7GB of free SkyDrive cloud storage. The Ascend W2 comes pre-installed with Windows Phone 8 OS. In addition to that it comes with a powerful 2800mAh battery. The Ascend W2 will be available in multi-color options, ranging from black, yellow, red and blue. There is no official information on pricing and availability but it is expected to go on sale in coming weeks. Stay tuned for more updates or follow @harrym20 on Twitter.