Alcatel is announcing 4 decent budget handsets of the Alcatel Pixi and Alcatel Pop lines
Alcatel is bringing not one, not two, but whole four new affordable smartphones for users who are looking for deals for phones – Alcatel Pixi 4 (5), Alcatel Pop 4 Plus, Alcatel Pixi 4 (6), Alcatel Pop 4S. All of them are powered by Android and can be purchased from the retailers Amazon and Best Buy in the US.
The Pixi models
The Alcatel Pixi 4 (5) is outfitted with a 5-inch screen, 480 x 854 pixels resolution. It is launching with a quad-core processor packed in its gut with MediaTek chip and 1.5GHz RAM. The memory provided in the device is expandable with 16GB out-of-the-box. Android 6.0 Marshmallow is running the show. The Pixi 4 (5) has a 5MP back camera and a 2MP front-facing snapper. It supports LTE connectivity. The battery of the phone is a 2000mAh cell.
Amazon and Best Buy are offering the budget phone at a price of $79.99.
The second Pixi in the groups of newcomers is the Alcatel Pixi 4 (6). The name of the phone already suggests that it features a 6-inch display, 720p resolution. The CPU ticking under the hood is with Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 chip and 2GB RAM. Just like the smaller Pixi it runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The primary camera of the Alcatel Pixi 4 (6) is with 8MP resolution. On the front panel lies a 5MP camera for selfies. The phone supports LTE. It works with a 2580mAh battery.
Amazon is asking for $119.99 for the device while Best Buy has listed with a price tag of $129.99.
The Pop series
Alcatel Pop 4 Plus sports a 5.5-inch screen with 720p resolution. It boasts a quad-core processor in a configuration with 1.5GHz. The storage assured in the model is 32GB and it can be expanded via microSD cards. On the rear panel of the phone is found an 8MP snapper. On the front side lies a 5MP camera. The phone supports LTE and works with a 2500mAh cell.
Alcatel Pop 4 Plus is available on Amazon for $119.99 and Best Buy for $99.99.
Last, but not least Alcatel revealed the Alcatel Pop 4S. It is the most advance device of the new additions. The smartphone is a 5.5-incher, 1080p resolution. It is powered by an octa-core processor and works with 2GB RAM. The primary camera is a 13MP rear sensor. The secondary camera is a 5MP front-facing snapper. The Pop 4S comes with 64GB internal memory and a slot for microSD cards. It is powered by a 2960mAh cell. As expected, the Pop 4S is LTE enabled. Both, Best Buy and Amazon are selling the phone for $169.99.