Alcatel Phones in Kenya

Alcatel Flash Plus, 1.5 GHz octa & 13MP

Alcatel Flash Plus

Alcatel is one of those brands that we rarely review here because there are so few new smartphones or tablets on offer from it. Alcatel Flash Plus hit the international market in May and it follows after Alcatel Flash, its predecessor that was released way back in September of last year. This is a phablet with a 5.5- inch screen on the front which is high definition with a resolution of 720p. For a budget phablet, the display quality is…continue reading »

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3, Android 5.0 & 150Mbps 4G

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3

How many times have you ever picked up a phone call on your smartphone only to realize that you were holding it upside down? To be honest, it has never happened to me before. And now Alcatel has come up with a way to ensure I never have to undergo this little humiliation. Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3, the latest Alcatel smartphone has a microphone and speaker at the top and bottom ends of the device to enable you take calls…continue reading »

Alcatel Pop C7, HD calls & 21Mbps 3G

Alcatel Pop C7

The Alcatel Pop C7 is a budget 5 inch smartphone for those who would prefer a slightly larger display over the one on the C5. Not only has the display grown in size but also the battery capacity. The handset comes in two main variations with either a 1900mAh or 2000mAh battery. The Pop C7 offers excellent overall power economy compared to other C series devices. The large display caters for the user who would wish to perform their tasks…continue reading »

Alcatel Pop C9, 5.5 IPS & 1080p video

Alcatel Pop C9

The budget market is crowded with 4” and 5” smartphones but hardly anything larger than this. The Alcatel Pop C9 is the phablet that breaks into this price range and tries to fulfill the needs of those not yet willing to spend on pricier handsets like the Lumia 1320 or Phantom A3. Alcatel Pop C9 however faces stiff competition from its closest rival, the Tecno R7 which includes a HD display and 2GB of RAM for roughly the same price…continue reading »

Alcatel Pop C3, 1.3 GHz MediaTek & 4.0 TFT

Alcatel Pop C3

The Alcatel Pop C3 is an upgrade to the C1. This handset packs decent specs but manages to weigh only 110 grams making it an ideal everyday companion. The design characteristics doesn’t fall far behind from the Pop C1 and Pop C5. Alcatel provides an option to change the back covers whenever it suits you. The plastic covers are brightly colored and glossy making this device stand out. One of the bragging rights for the Pop C3 is that it…continue reading »