TCL Communication owned Alcatel has today launched Alcatel 3V, the company’s latest mid-range offering in India. the device was first announced at Mobile World Congress, 2018 which was held in Barcelona earlier this year. The highlight feature of the device is that its sports 6.-inch (2160×1080p) FHD+ 18:9 2K Display, powered by an quad-core MediaTek MT8735A chipset, and a dual rear camera setup.
The company has also signed a MoU with Flipkart and they will work together with a focus on new product development, knowledge sharing, marketing and distribution of large-screen devices. All Alcatel products will be available exclusively on Flipkart.
Mr. Praveen Valecha, Regional Director India,TCL Communications, stated, “We have entered into this partnership with the aligned goal of delivering innovative and feature-rich experiences and access to the latest technology to everyone. With the launch of Alcatel 3V exclusively on Flipkart, we hope to repeat our success in the country. With its latest technology and exquisite new features, Alcatel 3V has all the features that customers look for from a premium brand. Flipkart had always supported us in all our endeavours and with the signing of the MOU, we further strengthen our partnership in India. Flipkart had always been the backbone in our successful journey.”
Hari Kumar, Senior Director, Flipkart further stated, “We are seeing a definitive shift in consumer preference for large screen devices. With more media consumption on the go, coupled with faster internet access on mobility devices, this launch is addressing a clear customer need. We are also happy to sign a MoU with TCL Communication to build an exclusive portfolio of products. Being the leaders in the Phablet segment, with this association we hope to widen our offerings and be the one stop destination for gadgets in India.”
Alcatel 3V specifications
The Alcatel 3V sports a metal like finish and bears a 6.0-inch (2160 × 1080p) FHD+ 18:9 IPS display with 2.5D curved glass. the device is packed with 1.45GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8735A processor paired with 3GB RAM and Mali-T720 MP2 GPU. it comes with 32GB of on-board storage and supports storage expansion up-to 128GB via MicroSD card. the device sports a rear facing Fingerprint sensor and runs on Android 8.0 Oreo update, it is backed by an 3,000 mAh battery capacity.
On the optics front, the device sports a dual rear camera setup with a combination of 16-megapixel primary sensor with 1.25μm pixel size, LED flash and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. other notable features includes Bokeh mode, Electronic Image Stabilization, Phase Detection AutoFocus, Face Beauty, Social Mode, Night Mode, Burst Shot, Instant Collage, Selfie Album, PDAF, ZSL, Time-lapse, Snapshot in Video Recording, Video Stabilization, Real Time Photo Filters, Real Time Video Filters, Manual Mode, Selfie Flash Light UI, Switch Snap Shoot, Photo Booth, Easy Share, and Depth Cam. the device also supports Face Key (Face Recognition technology) – On the front, there’s an 8-megapixel selfie shooter paired with Fixed Focus and a flash module with Face Unlock technology.
Connectivity option includes Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD), 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB 2.0 with OTG, and 3.5mm audio jack. it also on-boards accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor, the device measure at 62 x 76 x 8.05 mm and weights at 155 grams.
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