Alcatel Onetouch is refreshing its line of affordable Pixi tablets at IFA 2015, with the introduction of the a high-end Pixi 3 (10) tablet with ”Pixi First” Smartphone.
Alcatel OneTouch PIXI 3 (10) tablet
As the name Pixi 3 (10) tab would suggest this is a 10-inch entry in the low-cost and colorful Pixi line, and it’s available in both 3G and Wifi-only variants. The Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 3 (10) is the largest slate to join the Pixi tablet lineup.
It’s an entry-level device, no doubt about it – It builds with Android 5.0 Lollipop-based Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 3 (10) tablet (seen above), the device features a 10-inch display with 1280×800 pixel resolution and is backed by a 32-bit dual-core MediaTek MT8127 processor clocked at 1.3GHz, clubbed with 1GB of RAM.
The Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 3 (10) sports a 5 MP main camera and 2 MP selfie cam – certainly in the lower range when it comes to 2015 tech, though, 2 MP could be quite enough for comfortable video chats – it depends on the quality and synergy of sensor and software. The lights are kept on by a 4,060 mAh battery, which doesn’t sound very promising, though.
Not all the details of the aforementioned devices have been disclosed yet, including price and availability.
OneTouch Pixi First
The Android 4.4 KitKat-based Alcatel OneTouch Pixi First is the company’s latest offering under the ‘Pixi’ range of budget smartphones in the market.
It’s a humble 4 inches in diagonal, with a 800×480 pixels resolutio, Powered by a Spreadtrum SC7731 chipset with a 1.2GHz quad-core CPU, paired with 512MB RAM, Thankfully, 4GB of internal storage can be expanded by popping in a microSD card.
The smartphone comes with a 5MP/2MP camera combo, both fixed-focus, but it does have a flash on the back. Cellular connectivity is limited to 2G/3G only, and there will be a dual-SIM version as well. You do get Wi-Fi b/g/n and Bluetooth, though in a somewhat ancient 2.1 version.
There’s also GPS and an FM radio – Alcatel seems to include the feature throughout its lineup. Battery capacity is a modest 1,450mAh. The physical dimensions are 122. X 64.4 x 9.7mm.