Alcatel has made some impressive handsets over the past couple of years, and the most notable thing about all of them is the price. Most of the company’s devices are very affordable without sacrificing too much. Now the company has debuted four new devices and they’re all under $170.
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Alcatel POP 4S
The POP 4S is the most expensive of the bunch, but also the best. With a 5.5-inch 1080p display, octa-core processor, 2,960 mAh battery, metal build, and a fingerprint scanner, the POP 4S is a pretty good value at $169. It’s available for purchase now at Amazon and Best Buy.
The Alcatel POP 4S features premium smartphone experiences at an unexpected value. Enjoy a bright display on a 5.5-inch Full HD screen, all day every day. Catch up on social networks in the morning, read your messages throughout the day, and watch your favorite videos at night, all in stunning detail. It also keeps your information secure while making your interactions more convenient thanks to a built-in fingerprint sensor. Improve your mobile photography with the 13 MP Main Camera and its dual-tone flash. Put your best face forward with the 5 MP Front camera with flash and Face Beauty camera setting. If that’s not enough, the camera features more tools to help you snap the perfect photo: Picture in Picture Mode that takes photos from both cameras in one image.
Alcatel POP 4 PLUS
Taking things down a notch, Alcatel has also started offering the POP 4 PLUS. This $119 device offers a 5.5-inch 720p display, Snapdragon 210 chipset, metal build, 2,500 mAh battery, and dual-SIM slots. While this isn’t the most powerful device on the market, it seems to be a decent value for the price. It’s also available now from Amazon and Best Buy ($20 off at Best Buy).
The Alcatel POP 4 PLUS is the perfect multimedia device for customers who enjoy quality performance for an experience driven value. Watch a movie, read an e-book, or browse social media, all on a bright 5.5-inch HD display for a better viewing experience. It comes with a sleek soft silver hairbrush finish and lets you put your personality on display with a Color Catcher app that changes the color theme of your phone based on new and existing images from your gallery.
Alcatel PIXI 4
Last, we have two phones from Alcatel’s long-running PIXI family. The PIXI 4 is available in both 5-inch and 6-inch variants. Both devices are powered by quad-core chipsets, offer 720p displays, and Android Marshmallow out of the box. The 6-inch model has slightly better specifications and costs $119 while the 5-inch model cuts back the specs a bit to take the price down to $79.
The Alcatel PIXI 4 (6) is value-packed and made to impress, delivering all the smartphone essentials in a 6-inch HD display made for life on the go. With enough battery life to keep you going all day long and a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor, the PIXI 4 (6) is purpose built to keep up with your daily tasks. It also comes loaded with an 8MP main camera as well as 5MP front camera – which include front facing flash – and includes integrated Polaroid™ software that allows you to add filters, frame and share your photos in a snap.
The Alcatel PIXI 4 (5) takes the guesswork out of buying a smartphone. With an easy-to-use Android operating system and compact design, this value packed device offers all the great smartphone basics needed to stay connected. Browse the web, watch videos, or upload a photo with fast 4G LTE speeds along with clearer voice calls over VoLTE on supported networks. It’s Powered by a Quad-Core processor and supported by a 2000mAh battery with Battery Saving Mode, helping you get things done without compromising battery life.