Alcatel has launched a budget 4G-LTE phone in North America named the OneTouch Fierce XL. It is priced at just $139.00 and will be available from select Metro PCS retail stores from November 2, 2015. It will be available later this winter at T-Mobile.
[wpsm_quote author=”Jon Maron, Vice President of Marketing and Communications for ALCATEL ONETOUCH” float=”left” width=”100%”]A smartphone has to be more than a respectable list of specs, it has to deliver an engaging and value-focused consumer experience, and this is where Fierce XL delivers, By bringing the Polaroid camera mode and enhanced Google Translate features easily to the hands of our customers, we’ve ensured that not only will they get a great quality smartphone in Fierce XL, but that they’ll also get awesome experiences for greater value from their smartphone purchase. [/wpsm_quote]
Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL Specifications
The phone sports a 5.5-Inch IPS Display that gives 1280 x 720 pixels HD resolution and supports multi-touch. It is powered by 1.1GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909 Processor with Adreno 304 GPU.
The Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL Specs also include 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage space, that is further expandable up to 32GB using MicroSD Card. It has a 2500 mAh battery that is said to give up to 12 hours of talk time and 360 hours of standby.
This celll phone is equipped with 2MP front facing selfie camera and 8MP primary camera on the back with LED Flash and Auto Focus capabilities. The handset is 4G-LTE (Bands 2/4/12) capable and reach Cat4 speeds of 150/50 Mbps.
This mobile phone runs on Android 5.1.1. Lollipop OS out of the box. Alcatel has partnered with Polaroid and has included Polaroid Photo Editing Software to bring unique photo experience. It also has enhanced Google enhanced translate feature that can instantly translate to or from any of 89 languages.
Apart from 4G-LTE, other connectivity features include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Calling, VoLTE, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.