Alcatel, a company famous for manufacturing affordable phones for European market has launched yet another budget smartphone at CES 2017 – Alcatel A3 XL. As the name suggests, it is a big phablet with a screen size of 6 inches.
The Alcatel A3 XL sports a 6-inch HD display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels and supports 5-point multi-touch. It is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT 8735B chipset clocked at 1.1GHz. The phone comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage which can be further expanded with a MicroSD card.
The device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat and packs in a 3,000mAh battery. Talking about the cameras, the Alcatel A3 XL flaunts an 8MP rear camera which records up to 720p videos at 30fps. On the front, it features a 5MP snapper with wide angle lens.
The phone has a plastic body with a thickness of 7.9mm and also sports a fingerprint scanner located on the back panel. The phone comes in white, gold and black colours with varieties of frames. The company hasn’t revealed the price of the phone, but it will be certainly an affordably priced.
The Alcatel A3 XL will be launched in Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and Latin America in the first quarter of 2017 whereas it will be launched in Europe in the second quarter of the year.