Alcatel launched Idol 4 in India, earlier it was seen in MWC.The smartphone comes with Snapdragon 617 processor. It has 5.2-inch Full HD IPS display with 1920×1080 pixels. It sports 13MP rear shooter with dual-tone LED Flash and 8MP front with LED flash. It comes with VR into the box for 360 degree viewing and gaming. It comes with Book key which lets to control your camera, gallery, videos, music, games and more. It bundles with JBL stereo headset.
Praveen Valecha, Regional Director, Alcatel India said,
We are excited to launch our flagship device, IDOL 4 in the Indian market which marks another milestone for us. We are proud to be the pioneers in democratizing technology by bringing the benefits of VR to consumers across economic spectrum at disruptive price-points. Another innovative feature – the Boom Key boom-ifies everything, from the sound to photos to gaming. We are optimistic that the consumers will love this product.
Ajay Yadav, VP – Mobiles at Flipkart, said,
Today, Flipkart is a storehouse of country’s largest smartphone across the spectrum. We are glad that a global player like Alcatel has chosen us as their exclusive partner to launch their flagship series in India. Being the largest online seller for smartphones in the country, it is our constant endeavor to grow this category and partner with like-minded brands. In the last few months, we have launched a varied range of smartphones that not only expanded the shopper’s choice for phones but also met their requirement to purchase a product that is affordable yet meets all quality standards.
The Alcatel Idol 4 will be coming in Gold, Metal Silver and Dark Grey colours for Rs. 16,999. It will be exclusive on Flipkart.
Alcatel Idol 4 specifications are
Processor: Octa-Core Snapdragon 617 (4 x 1.7GHz + 4 x 1.2GHz)
GPU: Adreno 405
Display: 5.2-inch Full HD IPS LTPS, Precog UI (Touchless control), Live UI, Parallax UI, 1920×1080 pixels
Memory: 16GB internal, expandable up to 512GB with microSD
Camera: Rear 13MP with dual-tone LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, EIS/ Front 8MP with LED flash, 1.12um pixel size, 84-degree wide-angle lens
OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
SIM: Hybrid dual (nano+nano/microSD)
Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz & 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS with A-GPS, NFC, USB OTG