Alcatel 1X officially announced in India. Alcatel 1X with Android Oreo (Go Edition) had already made a visit to Mobile World Congress held last month at Barcelona. The pricing of Alcatel 1X Android Oreo (Go Edition) is yet to be unveiled, but it is expected to be an entry-level device.
Praveen Valecha, Regional Director of Alcatel India said,”For nearly 20 years Alcatel has been a leader at delivering high quality, premium mobile technology experiences that are accessible to consumers around the world, with this launch we will enable many consumers to upgrade to a 4G smartphone. As we introduce an all-new direction for our smartphone portfolio, we remain focused and committed to pushing the boundaries of what an affordably priced smartphone can be, providing even richer experiences and flagship designs for our customers around the globe.”
As far as the specs are concerned, the device comes with a 5.34-inch display with 480 x 960 pixels resolution and aspect ratio of 18:9. The device measures 147.5 x 70.6 x 9.15mm and weighs 151grams.
Under the hood of Alcatel 1X Android Oreo (Go Edition) is 64-bit quad-core MediaTek MT6739 processor ticking at 1.28GHz, PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU, 1GB RAM, 16GB internal storage and up to 128GB external storage. The device has 13MP rear camera with LED Flash and 8MP front camera with LED Flash. For wireless connectivity, the device has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, A-GPS and USB OTG. The SIM slot would support VoLTE connectivity.
Alcatel 1X Android Oreo (Go Edition) will be powered by 2460mAh battery.
About Android Oreo (Go Edition): A powerful experience for entry-level smartphones. It is the best of Android, built with new and reimagined apps, so even the most affordable Android smartphones are as sweet as can be. This OS promises more storage, better performance, data savings, security and flexibility for app developers. [from Android (dot) com]