Alcatel Pop Star features a 5-inch HD (1280×720) HD IPS display with 160-degree wide viewing angle. It runs on a 1 GHz quad core MediaTek MT6735 64 bit processor with the help of 1GB RAM. For graphics it has a Mali-T720 GPU.
The phone has 8 GB of built-in storage and a memory card slot using which you can increase its memory by another 32 GB via a micro SD card.
The Alcatel Pop Star has an 8-megapixel rear camera with a LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The smartphone comes with two SIM slots and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system. It comes packed with a 2,000 mAh battery.
On the connectivity front, the Alcatel Pop Star offers 2G/3G/4G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, A-GPS, micro USB port, and Bluetooth and other standard connectivity features. The phone measures 142.5 x 71.5 x 8.6mm, and weighs 145 grams.
The Alcatel Pop Star comes in Metal Gold and Metal Silver colours.
Both the devices are priced less than Rs 17,000 and share a lot of specifications, but who wins the race in the end?
The smartphone is exclusively available on Flipkart.
The Android 6.0 based smartphone will be exclusively available on Flipkart.
The Android 5.1 based smartphone will be exclusively available via Flipkart.
Reportedly, the Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2 will be launched in India too via Flipkart.
The POP 8S, which offers 4G connectivity, is the first tablet of Alcatel in India.
It is the latest smartphone to be offered by Alcatel via Flipkart.
Alcatel OneTouch's FIRE C 2G has a 3.5 inch HVGA screen and 1 GHz processor.
Idol series smartphones will be priced above Rs 10,000 while the One Touch Hero will be sold in India for Rs 30,000.
The Chinese vendor though will have hard time selling the Idol X+ as there already few good octa core phones in the market in the same price range.