Today, Alcatel has made its CES 2019 presence felt with the launch of two new smartphones. The Alcatel 1X (2019) and Alcatel 1C (2019), these are the two new successor phones made official by the TCL communication-owned smartphone brand. Let’s talk about the specs, price, and availability of these new Alcatel phones.
Alcatel 1X (2019) specs, price, and availability
Sporting a 5.5-inch display with HD+ (1440 x 720) pixel resolution, which is accompanied by by a 2.5D curved glass display. The Alcatel 1X 2019 model introduces a fingerprint sensor on the rear side. The internals includes a MediaTek MT6739 processor that clocks at 1.5GHz. his Quad-core chipset is accompanied by a PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU.
Further, the handset would be coming with a 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, and can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card slot. The device would be running on the Android 8.1 Oreo based user interface.
As far as the camera department is concerned, it sports a dual rear camera setup. Where the primary lens is of 13MP resolution with f/2.0 aperture and secondary lens is of 2MP with f/2.4 aperture size. The connectivity options include 3.5mm audio jack, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and dual SIM support. All this is powered by a 3000mAh capacity battery.
The Alcatel 1X 2019 would be available for sale at a retail price of $120 in the US and €120 in the Europe, which roughly translates to Rs 8,500 and Rs 9,500, respectively. It will be available in select markets in North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East beginning in Q1 2019.
Alcatel 1C (2019) specs, price, and availability
With a 5.3-inch screen size it will give you a 960 x 480 pixel resolution display, which will be supported by a 2.5D curved glass. This handset comes under the Android Go edition platform because it has low-end specifications. The internals includes a Quad-core SC7731E processor, which clocks at a 1.3GHz. It runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo, the Go Edition version.
Talking about the camera department, it has a 5MP rear shooter with f/2.4 aperture and a 2MP selfie snapper with f/2.4 aperture size. The connectivity features include 3.5mm audio jack, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and dual SIM support. All this is powered by a 2000mAh capacity battery.
The Alcatel 1C 2019 would be available for sale at a retail price tag of $80 in US and €70 in Europe, which is approximately RS 5,500. This handset is all set to roll out in regions like Asia, Latin America, Middle East, Africa and Europe in Q1 2019.