Alcatel introduces three new smartphones: OneTouch Idol 2, Idol 2 Mini and OneTouch Pop Fit

Alcatel introduces three new smartphones: OneTouch Idol 2, Idol 2 Mini and OneTouch Pop Fit

With three new smartphones announced, the Alcatel is expanding the OneTouch line of smartphones with the Idol 2, Idol 2 Mini and the OneTouch Pop Fit. Catch the specs and details after the break!

Alcatel OneTouch Pop Fit

First is the wearable Alcatel smartphone announced, running on Android JellyBean 4.2. Dubbed as the OneTouch Pop Fit, the device features a small-ish 2.8 inch QVGA screen upfront powered buy a dual core processor on the inside, with 512 MB of RAM and 16 or 32 GB of built-in storage. Other specs includes a 2 megapixel camera, 3G support and 1000 mAh battery housed in a splash resistant body.

The OneTouch Pop Fit comes with a bundle of accessories (including an arm-band, 5 back covers of different colors, flip cover and a JBL in-ear headphones) and is expected to hit the shelves by May with a price tag of $120 or around under Php 5.5k.

Alcatel OneTouch Pop Fit official specs:

  • Android JellyBean 4.2
  • 1GHz dual core MediaTek processor
  • 2.8 inch ( 320 x 240 pixels ) QVGA touch display at 143 ppi
  • 512 MB of RAM
  • 16 or 32 GB of ROM
  • 2 megapixel camera
  • Bluetooth, 3G support
  • 1000 mAh battery

 

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 2 and Idol 2 Mini
(L-R) Alcatel OneTouch Idol 2 and OneTouch Idol 2 Mini

Aimed for the mid range market, Alcatel also announced the OneTouch Idol 2 and the Idol 2 Mini. The bigger Idol 2 comes flaunts a 5 inch 720p IPS display upfront. Under the hood is where you’ll find the 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. There’s also an 8 megapixel back and 1.3 megapixel front cameras, NFC and optional LTE support. The device ships with Android 4.3 out of the box, and is priced at €199 (or Php 12k) for the 3G model and €249 (or Php 15k) for the 4G variant.

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 2 official specs:

  • Android JellyBean 4.3 (upgradable to KitKat 4.4)
  • 1.2GHz quad core processor
  • 5 inch ( 720 x 1280 pixels ) WXGA IPS LCD touch display at 294 ppi
  • 1 GB of RAM
  • 8 GB of ROM
  • microSD support to up to 32 GB
  • 8 megapixel autofocus main camera with LED flash, 1080p video recording
  • 2 megapixel front camera
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, 3G/HSDPA/HSUPA, LTE (variant dependent)
  • FM Radio, A-GPS
  • 2000 mAh battery
  • 7.3 mm body

 

As for the smaller Idol 2 Mini, the device features a 4.5 inch screen, 1.2GHz quad core processor with 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of ROM. Other specs includes an 8 megapixel main camera, 2 megapixel front camera, a 1700 mAh battery and an optional LTE support. The Idol 2 Mini runs on Android JellyBean 4.3 and is also upgradable to KitKat 4.4. It carries a price tag of €169 (or Php 10k) for the 3G model and €209 (or Php 12.5k) for the 4G model.

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 2 Mini official specs:

  • Android JellyBean 4.3 (upgradable to KitKat 4.4)
  • 1.2GHz quad core processor
  • 4.5 inch ( 540 x 960 pixels ) qHD touch display at 245 ppi
  • 1 GB of RAM
  • 4 GB of ROM
  • microSD card support to up to 32 GB
  • 8 megapixel autofocus main camera, 1080p video recoding
  • 2 megapixel front camera
  • WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, 3G/HSDPA/HSUPA, LTE (variant dependent)
  • FM Radio, A-GPS
  • 1700 mAh battery
  • 8.5 mm body

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