Alcatel Idol S smartphone was launched on 2013, August. The Mobile Phone is powered by a Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9 processor with Mediatek MT6577 (40 nm) chipset, as for graphics it possesses PowerVR SGX531u GPU. It comes with 1 GB of RAM. The Cellphone runs Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) and is powered by a 2000 mAh of Li-Ion (Lithium Ion) battery.
The phone comes with a 4.7 inches, 60.9 cm desplay size, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It has a display aspect ratio of 16:09 and 68.30% of screen ratio with 16M display colors.
Alcatel Idol S Camera
In the Camera department, the Alcatel Idol S on the rear packs a 8 MP8 MP, AF. The rear camera setup has LED flash, panorama, HDR. It sports a 1.3 MP camera on the front for selfies, with features
Hardware and Software
The Alcatel Idol S runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system and packs 4 GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot). The Alcatel Idol S is a Micro-SIM. The smartphone measures 133.5 x 66.8 x 7.4 mm (5.26 x 2.63 x 0.29 in) (height x width x thickness) and weighs 110 g (3.88 oz). It was launched in Slate, Fresh Rose, Cherry Red colors.
Connectivity options on the Alcatel Idol S include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot, Yes, with A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, microUSB 2.0, while it support GSM, HSPA and LTE network And has a browsing speed for HSPA is 42.2/5.76 Mbps and LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps. Sensors on the phone include Accelerometer, proximity, compass.
As of 2013, August, the Smartphone prices in different countries are listed below
Alcatel Idol S Prices
|Price in Europe||About EUR 160|
|Price in United States||About USD 173|
|Price in Nigeria||About NGN 67,520|
|Price in United Arab Emirates||About AED 637|
|Price in Ghana||About GH₵ 1,005|
|Price in Kenya||About KES 18,525|
|Price in Pakistan||About PKR 27,877|
|Price in India||About INR 13,219|
|Price in Egypt||About E£ 2,734|
|Price in Tanzania||About TZS 400,744|
|Price in Brazil||About R$ 968|