At on going CES 2017 event,. Alcatel has announced its latest mobile phone under its ‘A Series’ called A3 XL. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS out of the box.
The smartphone measures 165 x 72.5 x 7.9 mm and sports textured back. It has 6-inch IPS LF Panel with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. The screen supports multi-touch as well.
Internal hardware makes up of 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8735B processor with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 1GB RAM and 8GB storage space, expandable up to 32GB using microSD card.
The Alcatel A3 XL Specs include 5MP front camera with selfie LED Flash. On the back side is an 8MP auto focus snapper with LED Flash and 720p video recording support.
The phone gets energy from 3000mAh battery. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.2, MicroUSB v2.0, GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
The device also houses Proximity, Light, G-Sensor and Akramys. It has Fingerprint scanner as well for added security.
The Alcatel A3 XL is expected to be priced at around $200. It will start rolling out in Latin America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and African markets from Q1 2017.
Vittorio Di Mauro, Senior Vice President Smart Connectivity Division, Alcatel, said –
Our audience are those who really live on-the-go, are creative, socially active and are highly engaged with their communities of friends, family and work colleagues. The new Alcatel A3 XL enables them to watch the best HD movies and get an all-round fabulous multimedia experience, including gaming that involves high-volume data transfer. In short, it gives them a lot of bang for their buck. They will enjoy it.