Alcatel Pop Star smartphone has been officially launched in India today. It is the latest budget 4G device from the company. It was unveiled at IFA in September last year. Lets check out the specifications, features and pricing now.
Alcatel Pop Star Specifications
The Alcatel Pop Star features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS fully laminated display that comes with 160-degree wide-viewing angle. It is powered by a 1.0 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735P 64-bit processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It has 1 GB of RAM and comes with 8 GB of internal memory, which is expandable up to 32 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box.
The Pop Star rocks a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front facing camera for selfies and video calling. It has Dual SIM support, comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio.
The Pop Star comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 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 Pop Star is available in Metal Silver and Metal Gold color variants for Rs 6,999 in India. It is being sold exclusively on Gadgets 360.
On this occasion, Praveen Valecha, Regional Director, Alcatel, APAC BU India, said:
“POP STAR is our fashionable yet affordable range of smartphones. We are very excited to launch this phone in partnership with Gadgets 360°and this is another step towards our recent e-commerce initiative to bring technological advanced and stylish phones at affordable pricing.”
Krishan Kalra, E-commerce Head, Alcatel India, said:
“Alcatel Pop Star smartphones launch in the Indian market is a step towards reaching out to a larger consumer base and Gadgets 360° will provide the best platform to boost the sales of this particular range of phones. We are expanding our smartphone range in the market and POP STAR is targeted at those consumers who prefer an all-features smartphone within a budget.”
Bhawna Agarwal, CEO, Gadgets 360, said:
“We are excited about this partnership with Alcatel. The device they are offering is loaded with features and stands out good in the 7-8k sub-section. We look forward to strengthen our association in future with many more exciting products to leverage the strengths of our platform’s extensive reach in the tech space in India.“