Alcatel announced the launch of the OneTouch Idol smartphone in 2013. The manufacturer is offering the Alcatel OneTouch Idol phone with 4.66 inches display, Mediatek MT6577 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage.
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol comes with Android OS v4.1 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 1800 mAh, non-removable battery. The 4.66 inches phone comes with IPS display (540 x 960 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.
Alcatel OneTouch Idol specifications
The weight of Alcatel OneTouch Idol is about 3.84 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Alcatel phone are average (5.24 x 2.66 x 0.31 inches).
|Dimensions||5.24 x 2.66 x 0.31 inches|
|Colors||pink, red, silver, slate, yellow|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol comes with Android OS v4.1 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v4.1 (Jelly Bean)|
|CPU||Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9|
The size of OneTouch Idol screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.66 inches IPS display of Alcatel OneTouch Idol with 540 x 960 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||4.66 inches|
|Resolution||540 x 960 px|
The internal memory of Alcatel OneTouch Idol (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (4 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||4 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the OneTouch Idol is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.
|Selfie camera||2 MP|
|Main camera||8 MP, 3264 x 2448 px, autofocus|
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol doesn't support 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The OneTouch Idol phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|FM radio||yes, with RDS|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Ion 1800 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of OneTouch Idol isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Ion 1800 mAh, non-removable|
Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Alcatel phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.
|Sensors||accelerometer, compass, light, proximity|
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Alcatel OneTouch Idol, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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