Alcatel A3

  • Available. Released 2017, July
Alcatel A3
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  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) Quad-core 1.25 GHz Cortex-A53
  • 16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM 64/128 GB ROM
  • 13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash 8 MP (Front)
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) Li-Ion 2460 mAh battery

Launch

  • Announced 2017, February
  • Status Available. Released 2017, July

Network

  • Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
  • 3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
  • Speed HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
  • GPRS Yes
  • Edge Yes

Body

  • Dimensions 142 x 70.5 x 8.6 mm (5.59 x 2.78 x 0.34 in)
  • Weight -
  • SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

  • Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size 5.0 inches (~68.8% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~294 ppi density)
  • Multitouch Yes, up to 5 fingers

Platform

  • OS Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Chipset Mediatek MT6737
  • CPU Quad-core 1.25 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP2

Memory

  • Card Slot microSD, up to 32 GB
  • Internal 16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM

Camera

  • Primary 13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash
  • Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • Video 1080p@30fps
  • Secondary 5 MP, LED flash

Sound

  • Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack Yes
  • Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Comms

  • WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
  • GPS Yes, with A-GPS
  • Radio FM radio, RDS
  • USB microUSB 2.0

Features

  • Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
  • Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Browser HTML5
  • Java No
  • Others - MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player - MP4/H.264 player - Document viewer - Photo/video editor

Battery

  • Battery Li-Ion 2460 mAh battery

Misc

  • Colors White, Gray

Overview

Alcatel A3 is an Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) smartphone announced by Alcatel in 2017, February. It’s a [3G/4G] supported, Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) phone which comes in 5.0 inches (~68.8% screen-to-body ratio) and 142 x 70.5 x 8.6 mm (5.59 x 2.78 x 0.34 in) with 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~294 ppi density) and IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors . Some other notable features of Alcatel A3 are Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass Sensors.

Alcatel A3 Built in running OS is Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and it’s powered with Quad-core 1.25 GHz Cortex-A53 while internal/external memory of the phone stands at Quad-core 1.25 GHz Cortex-A53 16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM (some GBs will be consumed by pre installed Apps and OS so available space would be less than stated memory) however user can upgrade internal memory by inserting into the device

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When comes to the camera, Alcatel A3 features 13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash on the back with Quad-core 1.25 GHz Cortex-A53Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama options whereas the front selfie camera is 5 MP, LED flash . Battery of the phone is Li-Ion 2460 mAh battery

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Alcatel A3 comes in various colors like White, Gray . You can find here detailed Alcatel A3 specification following with video reviews, Classified Ads and price in Pakistan from online and offline stores. You can also explore the user’s review tab to get an idea about the opinions of other users of this Model while we also encourage you to give your valuable review of the model if you have own experience of using Alcatel A3 for other members.

Pros & Cons of Alcatel A3

Advantages

  • Dual Sim It allows you to use two services without the need to carry two mobile phones at the same time.
  • 4G Enabled Handsets give you more download speed and a faster internet experience than 3G.
  • Front camera Front Camera enables you to take your own photos and do videocalling (on supported devices).
  • Card Slot Memory cards give your device more storage capacity. So you can store more data such as songs, photos and videos.
  • Accelerometer Detects motion as well as the orientation of a device (horizontally or vertically).
  • Fingerprint You can use fingerprint sensor to quickly unlock your phone using your finger.

Dis-Advantages

  • Small Screen Size Small screen sizes makes it hard to enjoy watching movies or reading
  • Older OS makes it tough to install latest app updates
  • Less storage means you can not keep more data and cann't install more or heavy apps (MB's)
  • Less RAM means you can't run multiple functions at the same time with smooth speed
  • Camera Not suitable for taking high resolution photos.
  • Less battery time means that you would have to plugin charger sooner then you expec

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