Alcatel Flash Plus coming May 1 for about Php6k+
Just got confirmation that Alcatel’s very affordable yet capable smartphone, the Alcatel Flash Plus, is set for release in the Philippines by May 1, 2015 with a price tag of around Php6k.
Launched in China earlier under a different name for $RMB899 (Php6,300), the Flash Plus is positioned to be a very powerful and capable entry-level handset.
Alcatel Flash Plus specs:
5.5-inch IPS LCD @ 720×1280 pixels
Dragontrail Glass, Japan OGS full lamination
Mediatek MT6752M 1.5GHz octa-core processor
Mali T760 MP2 GPU
16GB, 32GB internal storage
up to 32GB via microSD
Dual-SIM, Dual-LTE, FDD/TD-LTE
13MP rear camera with Sony IMX214 1/3.06-inch CMOS sensor, LED flash, f2.0
8MP front-facing camera, f2.0
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
GPS with aGPS support
Li-Ion 3,500mAh battery
Android 4.4.4 Kitkat (upgradeable to Lollipop)
Among the highlights of the device is the dual-SIM, dual-LTE capability, the Sony sensor and the large battery capacity. With a possible price tag of a little over Php6k, the Flash Plus looks like a really good deal.