Phones 4u Brings Huawei to the UK

Phones 4u has announced a partnership with Huawei that will see the UK mobile phone retailer offer the Huawei Blaze and Vision smartphones in Q4. 

Phones 4u will have an exclusive lead to market on the Blaze, and is also the first retailer to secure distribution of Huaweis flagship Vision smartphone. 

The two Android smartphones are the first Huawei models to be sold under the companys own brand in the UK.

Phones 4u trading director Scott Hooton says: “Were thrilled to be collaborating with Huawei to bring our customers an exciting new range of high-end, great value smartphones that offer style as well as substance in time for Christmas. With the new Vision and Blaze devices, its clear that Huawei is serious about becoming a key challenger in the competitive smartphone space. Were delighted to be starting this journey with Huawei, which presents a massive opportunity for both companies and more innovation and choice for our customers.”

Huawei executive VP Mark Mitchinson says: “Phones 4u has a terrific track record within the UK youth market, which is a key demographic for our emerging brand and compelling smartphone range. The Blaze and Vision will be among the very best-specified Android smartphones in the market and we are delighted that Phones 4u has taken the decision to enter into a truly strategic partnership with Huawei, a partnership that offers great consumer value without compromise. The Blaze and Vision will appeal to astute and shrewd shoppers. They will also appeal to those who want to be a part of the smartphone revolution for the first time, and to those who want to stand apart with a fresh and rousing new brand.”

Pricing will be announced at a later date, says Phones 4u