Huawei has released a $99 4G smartphone to the Australian market.
The Ascend Y550, available through Vodafone, enters the budget market as one of the lowest-cost 4G phones in Australia.
The Y550 is powered by a quad core processor with 1GB of ram and runs on Android 4.4 KitKat.
Vodafone is also offering a $40 starter pack with SIM and a three-month Spotify Premium subscription with the Ascend Y550.
Huawei held 6.9 percent of the global smartphone market share in Q2 behind market leader Samsung at 25.2 percent.