The Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 smartphone which was launched last year is now available for purchase at major retail outlets and online stores in Nigeria.
The award-winning flagship device has an ultra slim body and sports a 5.5-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 runs on Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and is powered by a 2910 mAh non removable battery.
Powering the smartphone is a 1GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor which is coupled with 2GB of RAM. It also comes with 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 packs a 13 megapixel rear camera and an 8 megapixel front shooter for taking selfies and making video calls.
Connectivity options on the phone include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, FM, 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer.
Regional Director of Alcatel Onetouch in Nigeria and Central Africa, Nick Imudia, said the smartphone is very unique.
“The IDOL 3 smartphone is packed with the best-in-class components and software, designed with partners who are leaders in their fields. It comes with the award-winning JBL audio with two front-facing speakers and Clari-Fi technology which gives users the power of professional hi-fi audio components in the palm of their hands, to play their own music or stream tracks over the airwaves. I’m confident it will give consumers huge value for their money,”
“One of our goals at Alcatel Onetouch is to bring premium quality to affordable price points. With the IDOL 3, we’ve literally turn the market upside down to ensure that the average Nigerian is able to use a premium product. We’ve extensively researched the Nigerian market and discovered that the Nigerians are stylish and their phone is not just for work but also an expression of the personality. The IDOL 3’s premium design, superb sound, and unique reversibility feature makes it the ideal product for the technology savvy and style conscious consumer,”