Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ featuring Cyanogen OS announced – Specs, Price

Alcatel and Cyanogen, Inc. have joined hands and launched the OneTouch Hero 2+ smartphone. It runs on Cyanogen OS 11 which is based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat OS. It is priced at $299 which converts to Rs. 18,500 and will launched in Q2, 2015 in North America.

We promised big things for ALCATEL ONETOUCH in North America for 2015, and with our partnership with Cyanogen and the launch of the HERO 2+, we’re delivering on our promise. We will continue to invest in strategic partnerships – like we have with Cyanogen – which not only helps build our brand here in North America, but also helps us challenge expectations when it comes to the devices we bring to market here.

Steve Cistulli, Senior Vice President of North America for ALCATEL ONETOUCH

We’ve joined forces with ALCATEL ONETOUCH to push the limits of what a great user experience looks like, beginning with their latest phablet for North America – HERO 2+. Our partnership is reflective of our deep commitment to driving innovation and meaningful differentiation for users; with enhanced privacy and security features.

Vikram Natarajan, Senior Vice President of Global Partnerships and Distribution for Cyanogen

Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ – Full Phone Specifications

Name   Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+
Details Colors Dark Grey
Price $299 (Rs. 18,500 approx.)
Type Phone
OS Cyanogen OS 11 based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Body Dimensions 160.5 x 81.6 x 7.9 mm
Weight 175 Grams
SIM Slot Single Micro SIM
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G-LTE Yes
Data Speed GPRS, EDGE, HSDPA: 42 Mbps, HSUPA: 11 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150 Mbps DL, 50 Mbps UL
Display Size 6-Inch
Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels
Technology IPS Capacitive Touch Screen, One Glass Solution Full Lamination, Dragontrail Glass, Oleophobic Coating, ColoRize & Clear Motion image enhancer, 75.83% Screen to Body Ratio
PPI 367ppi , Color Depth: 16.7M
Multitouch Yes, 5 Point
Chipset CPU 2GHz Octa Core Cortex-A7 MediaTek MT6592 Processor
GPU Mali 450
Memory RAM 2GB DDR3
Storage 16GB Built-in
Expandable Yes, Up to 32GB via MicroSD Card
Camera Front 5 Mega Pixels
Rear 13.1 Mega Pixels
Camera Features LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Optical Image / Video Stabilization, QR Code Scanner, Face Recognition, Smile Shot, Panorama, HDR, Geo-Tagging, 1080p Video Recording @ 30 Fps
Battery Capacity 3100 mAh, Charging: 3 Hours
Talk Time Up to 15.5 Hours (2G) / 10 Hours (3G) / 4.5 Hours (4G)
Standby Up to 500 Horus (2G) / 380 Hours (3G)
Data WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Display, DLNA
Bluetooth Yes, V4.0
USB MicroUSB V2.0
FM Radio Yes
IR Blaster No
Audio Jack Yes, 3.5mm
Others integrated stylus pen
Formats Audio AAC+, AMR, WAV, MP3
Video 3GP, MP4, AVI, H.264, H.263
Other Sensors Light, Proximity, Hall Sensor, Gyroscope
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