Alcatel has launched yet another smartphone, the Alcatel Flash 2, in India in the entry-level segment. The device was announced last month, and the company had announced that it will launch it in the country on October 20, and it did so as promised. The Alcatel Flash 2 is priced at Rs. 9,299, and it available exclusively through Flipkart.
Alcatel Flash 2 Specifications
- 5-inch IPS LCD display, 720 x 1,280 pixels, fully-laminated display, 5-point multitouch
- Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system
- 13MP primary camera, autofocus, dual-tone dual-LED flash, and 1080p video recording
- 5MP secondary camera, LED flash, and 720p video recording
- MediaTek MT6753 processor, 1.3 GHz octa-core ARM Cortex-A53 CPU, and ARM Mali-T720 GPU
- 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, and a microSD card slot (upto 128GB)
- Dual-SIM (4G + 3G), 150Mbps 4G LTE, 50Mbps 3G HSDPA, GPS (with A-GPS), and FM Radio
- Wi-Fi b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Bluetooth v4.0, microUSB v2.0 port
- Gravity Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
- 3,000 mAh battery; 70.4 x 145.8 x 8.99 mm
The Alcatel Flash 2 runs Android 5.1 Lollipop, and features a 5-inch HD IPS LCD display, a 64-bit octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB of internal storage space, and a microSD card slot for storage expansion. In terms of connectivity, the device is a dual-SIM smartphone, and it can connect to 4G LTE as well as 3G networks. There’s Wi-Fi, DLNA, Bluetooth, GPS, and microUSB port on the offer.
It is equipped with a 13-megapixel Samsung S5K3M2 ISOCELL image sensor with phase-detection autofocus and f/2.0 aperture, and it is accompanied by a real-tone dual-LED flash. The camera, which can focus within 0.3 second, can also record 1080p videos The front-facing camera sensor, which is made by OmniVision (OV5648) has a resolution of 5 megapixels and f/2.2 aperture, can record 720p HD videos.
The smartphone will be available in Volcanic Grey colour. The Alcatel Flash 2 sale is will start at 12:00 PM on October 27 2015, and the registration have started already. The registration will stop at 11:59 PM on October 26, 2015. It competes with the likes of the Lenovo K3 Note, the Samsung Galaxy J5, the ASUS Zenfone Selfie, Meizu M2 note, YU Yureka Plus, and the Xiaomi Mi 4i.
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