Alcatel Pop C5, 4.5-inch TFT display & Wi-Fi Direct

Alcatel Pop C5

Alcatel Pop C5 offers a large display for under 11K. It features a 4.5-inch TFT display with a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. For the large display, Alcatel evens things out by keeping the resolution on this panel modest. In this price range, it is hardly surprising since many devices including Nokia X2 and Tecno H6 employ a similar approach. With up to 16 million colors, images and graphics on the Pop C5 appear colorful and bright. Alcatel has…continue reading »

Alcatel Idol mini, 4.3-inch IPS display & dual SIM

Alcatel Idol mini

Alcatel Idol mini hit the Kenyan market early this year and has been selling silently despite exhibiting impressive specs and design. The device is characteristically slim following in the footsteps of its larger sibling and weighs only 96 grams. When placed in the same room with Nokia Lumia 520, Samsung Galaxy Trend and Tecno M5, the weight and stylishness of the Idol mini remains unbeatable. Alcatel Idol mini lacks the aluminium construction of its larger sibling, the One Touch Idol…continue reading »

Alcatel One Touch Star, 233 ppi AMOLED display & HD camcorder

Alcatel One Touch Star

Alcatel One Touch Star Features It’s quite rare to come across a smartphone with well-thought-out qualities for a budget price, but the Alcatel One Touch Star serves you with a vibrant AMOLED display shielded by glass, convenient call management by gesture and a fairly recent Android system 4.0-inch multitouch display employing AMOLED technology for impressive viewing angles, high brightness for better outdoors performance and highly saturated colors for appealing graphics Edge-to-edge glass does away with any ridged edges giving the…continue reading »

Alcatel One Touch T’Pop, Android Gingerbread & multitouch display

Alcatel One Touch T'Pop

Alcatel One Touch T’Pop Features 3.5 inch TFT display with decent touch sensitivity & average color reproduction (texts are a bit jagged from a closer look) Touch sensitive back, home and menu keys (not illuminated) Available as One Touch T’Pop (single SIM) or One Touch T’Pop dual (dual SIM) Practically unlimited phonebook entries with multiple numbers per contact, picture ID & ring ID Deep integration with social networking apps; Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, WhatsApp, Instagram, WeChat among others Preinstalled document viewer…continue reading »

Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra, 4.65 inch AMOLED display & ultra slim profile

Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra Yellow

Alcatel One Touch Idol Ultra Features Very thin profile with semi-glossy water repellent plastic body (only 6.5mm thick) Rubbery plastic rear providing a comfortable grip in the palm 4.65 inch high definition AMOLED display with haptic feedback & a fingerprint resistant oleophobic coating Wide viewing angles, deeper blacks & well saturated colors producing vivid images & crisp text (almost at par with Samsung Galaxy S3 Super AMOLED display) 8MP autofocus camera with scene selection, smile detection & full HD video…continue reading »