Alcatel announced the launch of the OneTouch Idol Alpha smartphone in 2013. The manufacturer is offering the Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha phone with 4.7 inches display, Mediatek MT6589 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha comes with Android OS v4.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 4.7 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1280 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.
Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha specifications
|Name||OneTouch Idol Alpha|
The weight of Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha is about 4.13 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Alcatel phone are average (5.43 x 2.62 x 0.3 inches).
|Dimensions||5.43 x 2.62 x 0.3 inches|
|Colors||slate, soft gold|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha comes with Android OS v4.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v4.2 (Jelly Bean)|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7|
The size of OneTouch Idol Alpha screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.7 inches IPS display of Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Screen size||4.7 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 px|
The internal memory of Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha (1 GB) cannot be expanded.
|Internal storage||16 GB|
|Memory card slot||no|
The camera of the OneTouch Idol Alpha 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||1.3 MP|
|Main camera||13 MP, 4128 x 3096 px, autofocus|
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha 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 Alpha 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 2000 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 Alpha isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Ion 2000 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|
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