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Alcatel is debuting three affordable phones and a 10 inch tablet at MWC 2019

Today Alcatel is announcing the Alcatel 1S, Alcatel 3, Alcatel 3L, and Alcatel 3T 10 for Mobile World Congress. These three new phones and 10-inch tablet join Alcatel’s family of affordable mobile devices.

Alcatel 1S

The Alcatel 1S is the most affordable of the bunch with a price of €109 EUR or  [Read More…]

Alcatel Onyx launches exclusively on Cricket with dual cameras, fingerprint scanner, and more for $120

Launching today exclusively on Cricket is the Alcatel Onyx, a feature-packed phone that won’t drain your wallet. With a price of only $ 120 you might be surprised the Onyx packs in some premium features such as a dual camera with portrait mode, fingerprint scanner, and face unlock.

Along with all of these extras the Onyx is backed by a quad-core 1.5GHz processor, 2GB of RAM, and a 5.5-inch 18:9 HD+ display. The 13MP + 2MP camera setup on the  [Read More…]

TCL Communications intros Alcatel 1X (2019) and Alcatel 1C

TCL Communications on Tuesday introduced new additions to its Alcatel 1 line of smartphones with the Alcatel 1X (2019) and Alcatel 1C. The pair of phones continue in the brand’s tradition of low-cost phones with modern features and offer new designs.

Alcatel 1X

With a 5.5-inch Full View Display, the Alcatel 1X comes in Pebble Black and Pebble Blue color options and offers up a texture that is resistant to both slips and scratches.

The phone is powered by Android  [Read More…]

The budget Alcatel 1X Evolve is coming to Metro by T-Mobile on Dec 10

Looking for a new smartphone this winter, but you’re on a tight budget? Well, then you might be interested to know that the new Alcatel 1X Evolve was just announced at Metro by T-Mobile.

The smartphone will go on sale on December 10, but pricing details will be made available later. Although, we can tell you it’s going to be wallet-friendly.

The new Alcatel 1X Evolve features a premium design with elegant soft suede fit and finish that feels quite  [Read More…]

AT&T Prepaid offering free Alcatel Tetra with plan

AT&T Prepaid is, for a limited time, offering customers the opportunity to pick up a free phone with service. The deal runs from today through January 10, 2019 and sees the Alcatel Tetra going for free with a new line of service.

To qualify for the phone, the subscriber must sign up for Auto Pay, the automatic monthly bill payment. Note that this offer, and others, is only available at participating AT&T locations.

The Alcatel Tetra runs Android 8.1 Oreo  [Read More…]

Alcatel 1X review, an Android Go phone on a budget that keeps you waiting

Android Go phones don’t get the attention that midrange and flagship phones do, but they serve a valuable purpose. Phones such as the Alcatel 1X provide a device with one of the most recent versions of Android at an affordable price. When I say affordable, I really mean it and Alcatel looks to give you as much as they can for a $ 100 phone.

Design and Build Quality

When it comes to a phone that can be picked up  [Read More…]

The Alcatel 3T, a T-Mobile exclusive tablet, is coming, but should you care?

Even though the Android tablet landscape is pretty bleak, we do have a couple of bright spots. A few companies are still charging ahead and releasing devices despite some of the bigger players turning their backs on the space.

One of the companies still committed to releasing tablets is Alcatel. The company has released several tablets in the past few years, and now it is back with another. Starting October 12, you can grab the Alcatel 3T exclusively at T-Mobile.

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Alcatel 7 review

As phones continue to get better, we’re seeing some compelling options at the cheaper end of the market. Companies like Motorola have made a statement by producing very nice devices that can be had for the price of a nice steak dinner with the family.

Alcatel, much like Motorola, has plenty of experience making “cheap” but good devices. We’re now getting our first look at its newest “flagship” device the Alcatel 7. This isn’t a flagship in the normal sense,  [Read More…]

TCL announces a new Android Go tablet – the Alcatel 3T – at IFA

At IFA in Germany this week, TCL announced a new tablet powered by Android Go; the 8″ Alcatel 3T. The Android tablet market is floundering to say the least these days, but perhaps Android Go is the way back to relevance? While no formal hardware specs have been announced, the Alcatel 3T looks to make sales purely on its price – starting at just $ 138.

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Alcatel 7 with 4,000 mAh battery goes on sale at MetroPCS for $180

Those looking for a mid-range or budget smartphone are in luck, as the Alcatel 7 just went on sale at MetroPCS for $ 179.99.

Alcatel says that with the new handset it has renewed its commitment to offering customers the best value smartphone without sacrificing key features.

The Alcatel 7 features a spacious 6-inch display with the modern 18:9  [Read More…]