Chinese Alcatel has just announced two new smartphones Alcatel 1X (2019) and Alcatel 1C (2019) Android Oreo Go Edition at the CES 2019 event today they are the successors of last year’s Alcatel 1X and Alcatel 1C smartphones. Out of these, the Alcatel 1X (2019) comes with an HD+ display along with dual rear cameras, however, the Alcatel 1C (2019) comes with an Android Go version and comes with FWVGA+ display.
The Alcatel 1X (2019) is priced at $120 / €120 and will be available in markets such as North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East beginning in Q1 2019 with Pebble Black and Pebble Blue colour options. The Alcatel 1C (2019) is priced at €70 (around $80). It will be available in Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, Africa and Europe regions starting from Q1 2019 with Volcano Black, Enamel Blue and Blush Pink colour options.
The Alcatel 1X (2019) features a 5.5-inch HD+ 2.5D Curved Glass display with 1440 x 720 pixels resolution and is powered by a 1.5GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6739ww processor with PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU. It comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage capacity that is expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card. It runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) and supports Dual SIM. It has a dual rear camera with a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size, and a 2-megapixel secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture.
It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture. It comes with a 3000mAh battery and supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/ b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack connectivity options and also has FM Radio support. It comes with a fingerprint sensor on the rear side. It measures 146.35 x 68.8 x 8.3mm and weighs 130 grams.
The Alcatel 1C (2019) Android Oreo Go Edition, as the name implies, runs on the Android Oreo Go Edition OS. It features a 5.3-inch FWVGA+ 2.5D Curved Glass display with 960 x 480 pixels resolution. A 1.3GHz Quad-Core SC7731E processor powers it. It comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage that is expandable up to 32GB with a microSD card.
It runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo Go edition and supports Dual SIMs. It comes with a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.4 aperture, and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture. It has a 2000mAh battery and supports connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/ b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, a 3.5mm audio jack and FM Radio. It measures 136.6 x 65.3 x 9.95mm and weighs 148 grams.