Alcatel 1 a smartphone based on Android Go has surfaced over in Russia. As per the Russian site Helpix, the Alcatel 1 runs Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition). The smartphone is targeted towards lower end budget-oriented smartphone market. So here’s everything you need to know about the Alcatel 1.
Alcatel 1: Features And Specifications
Alcatel 1 comes with a 5-inch 480×960 18:9 display. The smartphone offers an entire plastic construction and is available in Black, Blue, and Gold color variants. This smartphone is powered by the MediaTek MT6739 SoC, which has a clock speed of 1.3 GHz and a quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU. Well, the smartphone offers 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. The smartphone is backed up by a 2,000 mAh battery.
Furthermore, you get a 5MP rear camera and a 2MP front camera (neither with autofocus). The smartphone has LTE connectivity, although only up to Cat.4 (150Mbps down, 50Mbps up), GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and dual-SIM functionality.
Alcatel 1: Android Go
The specifications of the Alcatel 1, might not sound good to anyone. Well, what makes these specifications great is Android Go. The software experience is the major advantage of the smartphone. Android Go consumes a minimum amount of resources and storage space. Furthermore, the smartphone comes with suite of pre-installed Google apps that are designed to deliver an optimized user experience despite using budget hardware. Lastly, optimizations and light application make the smartphone run smoothly and you even save a decent amount of space.
Well, if your basic smartphone requirements revolve around using applications like WhatsApp, browsing the internet, and calling/texting then the smartphone won’t disappoint you. It is worth noting that, the smartphone’s hardware and software are not designed for pro android users. Furthermore, the pricing of the smartphone is not yet announced.
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