Alcatel unveils the OneTouch Pop Up, Star and Go Play phones, Go Watch

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gsmarena_001Alcatel has officially reported a bunch of cell phones at IFA, with significantly more to come, we’ve been told. On top of that there’s additionally a smart watch, running an exclusive OS.

The OneTouch Pop Up is the most elevated specced of the lineup and is fueled by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 610 (MSM8929) with an octa-center processor timed at up to 1.4GHz. There are 2GB of RAM on board and the inherent stockpiling is 16GB, expandable through microSD.

The presentation is a 5-inch IPS unit with 720p determination and 5-finger multi touch support. The essential camera is a 13MP shooter with a sensor size of 1/3.06″, f/2.0 lens opening and a LED streak. On the front there is a 5MP settled center selfie snapper.

There’s a sensible network suite, which incorporates multi-band 2G/3G/4G radios, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS and the cell phones likewise have a FM radio recipient. It’s a double SIM double standby cell phone with a battery limit is 2,000mAh.

The OneTouch Pop Star comes in two unmistakable renditions, one restricted to 3G systems just, the other supporting Cat.4 LTE on top. The distinctions come down to chipset and stature (strangely), with the 3G adaptation brandishing a Mediatek MT6580 and measuring 141 x 71.5 x 8.6mm, while the 4G utilizes the MT6735P SoC and is 1.5mm taller.

Either model accompanies a solitary gig of RAM and 8GB of expandable stockpiling. Imaging division is more unassumingly furnished with just a 8MP essential camera, still with a LED streak. The 5MP FF front snapper is kept also. Interestingly, the 3G adaptation can shoot 1080p features, while the 4G variation is topped at 720p.

The showcase is again 5 inches in askew with HD determination, however alcatel cites it as Full Lamination, which means there’s no different touch sensor layer, along these lines bringing about a more slender glass/touch sensor/show get together.

Cell network aside, both variants support Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS and FM radio gathering. Battery limit is again 2,000mAh, with a cited charging time of 3 hours. Double SIM renditions will likewise be accessible.

The Pop Star may be low on specs, yet is unquestionably solid on adaptability and will be offered with an extensive variety of back spreads. The quantity of choices is large to the point that they’re assembled into whole accumulations. There’s the Funky gathering with “hallucinogenic plans” (probably the neon-hued ones), the Leather accumulation (not genuine cowhide), the Fashion gathering, and the wood-like Nature-ECO gathering.

At that point comes the OneTouch Go Play cell phone which brags an IP67 accreditation for insurance against the components. Alcatel additionally claims it’s shockproof, however this is harder to evaluate.

The specsheet records a Snapdragon 410 chipset, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of capacity, thankfully expandable. The presentation is a 5-crawl 720p TFT board. It has the same 8MP/5MP camera combo as the Pop Star, with 1080p feature recording.

Alcatel is not new to the smartwatch world having effectively dispatched its OneTouch Watch, however is presently growing its portfolio with a more tough Casio G-stun style Go Watch. Pegged as the ideal friendly in submerged exercises for the Go Play cell phone, that is the place the Go Watch obtains the vast majority of its configuration signals.

The Go Watch is fueled by an unassuming 180MHz Cortex-M4 CPU and highlights a 1.22-inch IPS show with (240 x 204), and its punctured tire nature is covered by the tough bezel. The wearable measures 50.5mm in distance across and is 13mm thick, while the wristband is 22mm wide. Alcatel guarantees 2-5 days of battery life out of the 225mAh cell.

The smartwatch has a large portion of the components you would expect, including a heart rate sensor and a vibration engine for notices, and in addition a gyro sensor and accelerometer, however includes an altimeter top of all these. It keeps running on a restrictive OS, so no quick access to Android Wear applications. It is, in any case, perfect with both Android cell phones, running Jelly Bean 4.3 and up, and Apple gadgets with iOS7 or more up to date.

You can look at our hands-on report on the Alcatels, while we’re sitting tight for a couple of more guaranteed…

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