MWC 2019: Alcatel Launches 3, 3L, 1s Smartphones and 3T Tablet

On: February 25, 2019

TCL has introduced new Alcatel branded smartphones at the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 event. The Chinese manufacturer has announced Alcatel 3, Alcatel 3L, Alcatel 1s smartphones along with Alcatel 3T tablet at the tech expo. Here is all the information about the newly unveiled Alcatel devices.

Alcatel 3 and 3L Specifications and Features

The Alcatel 3 comes with a teardrop screen of 5.9 inches. It offers HD+ resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The screen of the phone is protected by 2.5D Dragontail glass. The Snapdragon 439 chipset powers the phone, which comes in 3GB RAM + 32GB storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage editions.

For photography, the Alcatel 3 has 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual camera setup and a front-facing camera of 8-megapixels. It is loaded with Android 8.1 Oreo. The Alcatel 3 draws power from 3,500mAh capacity battery. It comes with a plastic body that weighs 149 grams. The thickness of the device is 7.99mm. It will be available in two gradient colours – Blue-Purple and Black-Blue.

Alcatel 3

The Alcatel 3L is lite version of the Alcatel 3. It measures 7.99mm in thickness and weighs 145 grams. The 5.94-inch teardrop notch display features a resolution of 720 x 1,560 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The Snapdragon 429 powers the phone with 2GB of RAM. It has a native storage of 16GB.

Alcatel 3L

The phone features a 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual camera setup along with a selfie shooter of 8-megapixels. The handset draws power from 3,500mAh battery. Metallic Blue and Anthrcite Black are the two colour editions of the phone.

The 32GB and 64GB Alcatel 3 variants are priced at €159 (~Rs 12,800) and €189 (~Rs 15,200) respectively. The Alcatel 3L will have a starting price of €139 (~Rs 11,200). The Alcatel 3 and 3L phones will be available for purchase in European markets in the second quarter of the year.

Alcatel 1s and Alcatel 3T Tablet Specifications and Features

The Alcatel 1s features an 18:9 display measuring 5.5 inches that produces HD+ resolution. The Spreadtrum SC9863S SoC powers the phone along with 3GB of RAM. It has a native storage of 32GB. Android 9 Pie is preinstalled on the device.

Alcatel 1s

The other features of the phone include 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel dual camera setup, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, and 3,060mAh battery. Its colour variants are Metallic Black, Metallic Blue, Rose and Gold. It carries a price tag of €109 (~Rs 8,800).

Alcatel 3T

The Alcatel 3T 10 has a 10-inch display, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of inbuilt storage and 4,080mAh battery. It carries support for 4G connectivity. It will be releasing later this year with a price tag of €179 (~Rs 14,400) and it will be available in two colours – Midnight Blue and Prime Black.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.