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

Alcatel One Touch T'Pop

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 for Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Adobe PDF with editing after premium upgrade
  • Customizable widgets, themes, ringtones & wallpapers
  • 2MP fixed focus camera with touch focus, digital zoom & video recording in VGA
  • GPRS/EDGE/3G & Wi-Fi internet connectivity (with mobile hotspot)
  • Up to 236.8Kbps download speeds on EDGE, up to 7.2Mbps on 3G networks
  • Desktop-like browsing experience via the preinstalled Android browser (Opera Mini supported via download for faster, cheaper internet)
  • Android Gingerbread operating system with minimal interface customizations by Alcatel
  • Single-core MediaTek processor
  • 256MB RAM
  • Integrated graphics processor
  • 512MB internal memory (upgradeable to 32GB via microSD cards)
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Bluetooth v4.0 with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Stereo FM radio with RDS
  • Multi-format music player supporting background playback, album art, equalizer presets & customizable playlists
  • MP4/3GP/YouTube video player with more formats supported via third party apps like MX Player (HD video playback not supported)
  • Built-in GPS receiver supporting turn by turn navigation via Google Maps (needs an internet connection, offline maps not supported)
  • Device available in hot pink, turquoise, bluish black, tangerine, pure white, apple green or flash red colors (not all colors will be available locally)
Technical specifications
  • Announced January 2013 released February 2013
  • Dimensions: 115 x 62.3 x 12.2mm
  • Weight: 118g
  • Screen size: 3.5 inches
  • Screen resolution: 320 x 480 pixels
  • Pixel density: 165ppi
  • Screen type: TFT capacitive touchscreen capable of displaying up to 256K colors
  • Automatic display rotation
  • Pinch to zoom & other multitouch gestures supported
  • Protective hardened plastic display (prone to fingerprint smudges & accidental scratches)
  • Proximity & ambient light sensors
  • Built-in GPS supporting turn by turn navigation via Google Maps (needs an internet connection)
  • No LED notification for new messages, missed calls or system alerts
  • GPRS/EDGE/3G/Wi-Fi internet connectivity
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with internet sharing via mobile hotspot
  • Up to 7.2Mbps download, 5.76Mbps upload speeds on 3G HSPA networks
  • Preinstalled Android WebKit browser with desktop-like browsing experience
  • Even faster browsing via Opera Mini browser, Google Chrome not supported
  • SMS/MMS/Email/IM messaging (with predictive text input)
  • POP3/SMTP/IMAP/Microsoft Exchange email support
  • Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Adobe PDF document viewer
  • Downloadable Kindle ebook reader
  • 2MP, 1600 x 1200 pixels fixed focus camera with touch focus, geotagging, scenes, effects, white balance & digital zoom (no LED flash)
  • Up to 640 x 480 pixels VGA video recording at 30fps
  • No front-facing camera for video calls
  • microUSB v2.0 supporting internet sharing, mass storage & USB charging
  • Bluetooth v4.0 with Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
  • Stereo FM radio with RDS
  • MP3/AAC/AAC+/AMR/MIDI & WMA player supporting background playback, album art, equalizer presets and customizable playlists
  • 3GP/MP4/RealVideo/YouTube player with additional video formats supported via third party apps
  • Android v2.3 Gingerbread OS
  • 1Ghz single-core MediaTek processor
  • MediaTek chipset
  • Integrated graphics processing unit
  • 256MB RAM
  • 0.5GB internal memory (about 100MB user available)
  • External memory slot supporting microSD cards up to 32GB
  • 1400mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Up to 20 days 20 hours stand-by time on 2G, up to 12 days 12 hours on 3G
  • Up to 14 hours talk time on 2G, up to 7 hours on 3G
Alcatel One Touch T’Pop Price

About Ksh. 6,499/= at Safaricom Shops (single SIM version) & Ksh. 5,999/= at Orange Shops (dual SIM version) on 13 July 2013. For availability and vendors, check our price list.

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