Wanting to be a part of the phablet action, Alcatel has taken the wraps off of its new OneTouch Pop C9. It’s a 5.5-inch mid-range Android device to come in either single or dual-SIM variants.
Highlights of the OneTouch Pop C9 lie in its very big display, high-res rear shooter with 1080p video recording capability, and cheerful external design. Battery life reaches up to 8 hours on 2G talk time or 24 hours on music playback.
Alcatel OneTouch Pop C9 Specs
- Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
- 5.5-inch IPS LCD (540×960 qHD), ~200ppi
- 1.3GHz quad-core mobile processor
- 1GB RAM
- 4GB internal storage (with 2GB reserved for system files)
- microSD support up to 32GB
- 8-megapixel main camera, with autofocus and LED flash
- 2-megapixel front camera
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- 3G, HSPA+
- Bluetooth 4.0
- GPS, A-GPS
- Dimensions: 150.95 x 77.5 x 9.5mm
- Weight: 189g
- 2500mAh battery
The Alcatel OneTouch Pop C9 is headed to Brazil and Asian markets in the first quarter of 2014. The company has yet to disclose the price, which is expected to be around $200. Available color variants are Hot Pink, Cherry Red, Turquoise, Full White, Bluish Black, and Slate.