We’ve seen some info that suggests that an upcoming BlackBerry devices will not be manufactured by BlackBerry itself, and a new FCC listing has confirmed this.
Codenamed Neon, the device will be manufactured by TCL Communications, which is the parent company of Alcatel. The device also shares specs with ... Read More »
Cricket Wireless has officially announced that it’s launching a new Alcatel-branded smartphone next month, and it’s including virtual reality goggles for good measure.
The new phone is the Idol 4, and it boasts a 5.2-inch HD display along with an octa-core processor under the hood. On the back there’s ... Read More »
Alcatel is a company that doesn’t readily come to mind when discussing the U.S. smartphone market. That being said, the company is the fourth largest smartphone manufacturer in the U.S., showing that it has more reach than many realize. Alcatel has a great a deal of budget and mid-range devices, but it’s beginning to ... Read More »
For customers of Boost Mobile or Virgin Mobile, there’s a new Android smartphone now available at a relatively cheap price.
It’s called the Alcatel Dawn, and it’s a 4.5-inch handset running Android 6.0 right out of the box. The Dawn also features a 5-megapixel camera on the back, a front-facing VGA camera, and ... Read More »
If you’re the owner of an Alcatel IDOL 3, you’re in for a treat. The company has announced that the unlocked version of the IDOL 3 is now receiving its Marshmallow update!
Marshmallow brings a host of new features, including customizable app permissions, Doze mode for better battery life, better volume ... Read More »
After surprising lots of folks with its affordable Idol 3 phones last year, Alcatel is kicking off 2016 with two new models in its Idol lineup.
The Alcatel Idol 4S and Idol 4 were made officially official at MWC in Barcelona today. While the two phones have different spec sheets, ... Read More »
Virtual reality is still in its infancy, but we’re in a period of time where it’s about to blossom. With the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive coming soon and claiming to bring a new era of VR, we’re close to seeing the industry boom.
But Google Cardboard is currently a ... Read More »
Alcatel OneTouch has seriously impressed us lately with this year’s mobile device releases, with their unlocked budget Idol 3 variants receiving great reviews. Alcatel OneTouch have figured out how to make budget devices sing and compete in some arenas with current generation flagships. ... Read More »
Alcatel OneTouch’s highly regarded budget phone, the Idol 3 5.5, is receiving an over-the-air update today with a handful of fixes. When we reviewed the device, we had very few complaints with the Idol 3 5.5 and no complaints with performance. We have received reports of performance issues with ... Read More »
Alcatel OneTouch thoroughly surprised the Android world earlier this year with the release of the Idol 3 5.5. We weren’t blown away with its specs, benchmarks, or flagship killing, but it is a beautifully simple budget phone with a ... Read More »