At CES 2018, TCL communications unveiled three new Alcatel smartphones: Alcatel 1X, Alcatel 3V, and Alcatel 5. All the three smartphones will be equipped with 18:9 displays made by TCL itself.
These 3 smartphones will cover mid and entry-level price ranges.One thing that all the devices have rear fingerprint sensors.
Alcatel 1X will be the most affordable device, It features a unibody design with premium materials used.The other feature includes Face Unlock feature, 18:9 full view display, a Rear fingerprint sensor.
Alcatel 3V sports a full view display with a higher resolution along with a dual camera setup and a glossy black panel that feels premium.
The most premium smartphone from TCL communications in the name of Alcatel, The smartphone comes with a large battery pack to deliver a full day usage.On the front, we can see a dual selfie camera set up along with an LED flash.The back of the smartphone has a textured panel that houses a fingerprint sensor and a primary camera sensor.
Christian Gatti, Global President Alcatel Business Division and Executive Vice President TCL Communication said.” “By modernizing our smartphone designs and being one of the first global manufacturers to offer 18:9 full view displays across the majority of our lineup, we’re able to refocus our efforts at democratizing flagship style features and making these experiences accessible to almost any consumer worldwide,” in a press statement.
TCL hasn’t revealed any specifications of any device as of now but key specifications, prices, and availability of all the three smartphones from TCL ( Alcatel ) are expected to be announced next month likely at MWC 2018 in Barcelona, one report from Android Police says that The devices will be powered by Qualcomm and Mediatek according to the market you resides in.
The Pricing is not official but according to report by Android Police suggests that Alcatel 1X, Alcatel 3V, Alcatel 5 will be priced under 100$, 200$ and 300$ respectively.
Source –Gadgets NDTV