Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2 has been officially announced by the company. It is a camera-centric device and a successor of the OneTouch Flash that was launched in India by the end of 2014. Lets take a look at the specifications of the smartphone.
Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2 Specifications
The Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display with a pixel density of 294 ppi and a 178-degree viewing angle. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 2 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal memory that is expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.
The OneTouch Flash 2 rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, Samsung S5K3M2 ISOCELL sensor, 5 element lens, blue glass optical filter, 80-degree wide-angle, Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF) and f/2.0 aperture. It shoots videos in Full HD (1080p). On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front facing camera with Soft LED flash, OmniVision OV5648 1/4″ sensor, f/2.2 aperture for selfies and video calling. It has Dual SIM support.
The Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2 comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 3,000 mAh battery under the hood.
The Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2 is available in Mica White and Volcanic Grey color variants and pricing has not been revealed yet. It will go on sale in Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore by the end of this month via online retailer Lazada and will also come to India exclusively on Flipkart soon.
The specifications of OneTouch Flash 2 is similar to the just announced Xiaomi Mi 4c in terms of camera and form factor. According to us, the Mi 4c has an upper hand in display and processor department. However, the Flash 2 comes with expandable memory and thus, if priced well, it can do very well in the Indian market.