Alcatel has always used Android as its weapon of choice when it comes to powering their smartphones, but it looks like its starting to branch out to include Microsoft’s Windows Phone with its entry-level Alcatel One Touch View.
The Alcatel One Touch View smartphone will sport a 4-inch IPS LCD with 480Ã—800 resolution, a 5 megapixel camera with LED flash, a VGA front-facing camera, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and 4GB of built-in storage in which 2.9GB will be available to the user. Powering the device is a Snapdragon MSM7227A chipset with a single 1GHz Scorpion core, 512MB of RAM, an Adreno 200 GPU and a 1500mAh battery. As for the OS, it will run Windows Phone 7.8.
It will launch in Russia by the end of the year with a price tag of 8,000 Roubles ($257) or around Php10,600.