Alcatel PIXI 4 (5) running on Android Marshmallow OS launched in India for Rs 4999

Alcatel PIXI 4 (5) has been officially launched in India today. It is the latest low-end budget smartphone from the company that supports 4G with Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. Lets check out the rest of its specifications and find out the price and availability as well.

Alcatel PIXI 4 running on Android Marshmallow OS launched in India for Rs 4999

Alcatel PIXI 4 (5) Specifications

The Alcatel PIXI 4 features a 5.0-inch (854 x 480 pixels) FWVGA IPS display, which is powered by a 1.0 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 64-bit processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 1 GB of RAM and comes with 8 GB of internal memory, which can be further expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box.

The Alcatel PIXI 4 rocks a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. On the front, it has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It supports Dual SIM, comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio. It is 9.5 mm thick and weighs 169 grams.

The Alcatel PIXI 4 includes 4G with VoLTE support, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 2,000 mAh battery under the hood.

The Alcatel PIXI 4 (5) is available in Volcano Black, Sharp Blue, Metal Silver and Metal Gold color variants. It has been priced at Rs 4,999 in India and is now on sale exclusively via Flipkart. Back in June, the company had launched the Alcatel X1 in the country priced at Rs 15,999.

Alcatel PIXI priced at Rs 4999 runs on Android Marshmallow OS and supports 4G VoLTE

Commenting on this launch, Praveen Valecha, Regional Director, Alcatel India, said:

“We are excited to announce the launch of our Alcatel PIXI 4 (5) for our Indian users. Being the third largest home to smartphone users, India is a critical market for us and we intend to bring cutting edge products to consumers here, who seek power packed design sensibilities of a high-end smartphone at competitive prices.

The PIXI 4 is designed for the youth/millennial who want a trendy phone loaded with future proof features and yet not being heavy on the pocket. The PIXI 4 promises the perfect balance of speed, performance and ergonomics. And all of this comes with great features like Arkamys-optimized speakers and Polaroid filters.”

Commenting on the tie up with Alcatel, Ajay Yadav, VP – Mobiles, Flipkart, said:

“This partnership reinforces and consolidates Flipkart dominance in the online mobile segment. The launch of Alcatel PIXI4 (5) exclusively on Flipkart signifies the brands trust on the platform that enjoys leadership position in the online smartphones market. Sensing that this model will be one of the significant launches from the stable of Alcatel, we expect huge demand for this product.

In addition to bringing the best devices to market, Flipkart has always endeavored to create the best consumer experience with industry firsts like seamless product exchange offers which make shopping for mobiles on Flipkart a genuine delight.”

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