TCL Communication introduced in February the range of smartphones Alcatel 3 and Alcatel 1S, versions 2019, equipment with premium finishes, but at an affordable price. Devices have Google Assistent and Full View screens, designed primarily for multimedia consumption.
The Alcatel 3 2019 features a 5.9-inch screen with a minimalist notch, capable of delivering a 19: 9 HD + image in a handy 88% display area. Inside it has an octa-core processor Snapdragon from Qualcomm, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage, expandable through microSD card. The smartphone is powered by a 3,500 mAh battery, promising to last an extensive day's work.
In relation to cameras, the equipment bets on a double lens combination, with 13 MP and 5 MP, capable of enhancing the bokeh effects in real time. The front camera for self-shot is 8 MP. The manufacturer also highlights the technology of capturing similar photos by the double camera, then offering a new post-shot focus, to improve the image. Likewise, the usual support of artificial intelligence to help you get the best settings, you can identify up to 21 different scenarios in real time and provide the best settings such as contrast, saturation, brightness, sharpness and resolution.
The device also features the secondary camera Google Lens, highlighting everything the smartphone "sees" around. In addition, Face Key technology uses facial recognition to unlock the smartphone with greater security.
The Alcatel 3 2019 arrives in Portugal with the price of 200 euros for the version of 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of internal storage; and 250 euros for the 4/64 GB version.
Alcatel 1S 2019, the new element of Series 1, has also hit the domestic market. The device is based on Android 9 Pie, offers a 5.5-inch screen with 18: 9 HD + image, an octa-core processor, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage, expandable by microSD. The battery is 3,060 mAh. For cameras, it uses a dual 13 MP and 2 MP rear lens, betting on bokeh effects in real time. It also has artificial intelligence features and Face Key facial recognition. The biometric fingerprint sensor has been placed on the back of the device.
The Alcatel 1S will reach Portugal in the second quarter, for 170 euros in two color variations: Metallic Black and Metallic Blue.