Alcatel OneTouch POP Astro is an entry-level handset that supports 4G LTE
New Alcatel OneTouch-branded smartphone has just arrived in the US – Alcatel OneTouch POP Astro. It is getting released by the carrier T-Mobile. The price of the handset is $149.76 that you can pay with plans of the mobile operator for $0 down payment and 24 monthly payments of $6.24. If you think that the price tag of the smartphone is appropriate for an entry-level device, you are right.
The Alcatel OneTouch POP Astro is provided with a 4.5-inch display with a resolution of 540 x 960p. On the inside the new smartphone is outfitted with a quad-core CPU clocked at 1.5GHz with MediaTek MTK6732 chip and 1GB RAM. By default there are 4GB storage in the phone. The modest amount of memory can be expanded via microSD cards. OneTouch POP Astro is powered by Android 4.4 KitKat.
While this is one of the weak sides of the smartphone, the provided support for 4G LTE connectivity is definitely an advantage of a smartphone in this category. In terms of cameras, the Alcatel OneTouch POP Astro is packed with a 5MP rear snapper with LED flash paired with VGA camera on front. It works with a 2000mAh cell. The smartphone seems to have the perfect capabilities for a basic Android-running device. Its size might be appealing to lots of users who prefer the smaller than 5-inch smartphones. Would you buy the new addition of Alcatel?