Full Alcatel 2018 smartphone lineup leaks in ‘decent-sized’ renders

TCL has at least six Alcatel-branded Android smartphones slated for 2018 releases, ranging from an Alcatel 5 with a small chin to a bland-looking 1x.

Cricket has Alcatel Idol 5 for $199, UNI360 VR headset from October 27

If there was ever a time we needed budget phones, it’s in 2017. TCL’s Alcatel brand is bringing one with great amenities to the US through Cricket.

Alcatel Idol 5 and A7 series for Europe make discreet debut at IFA 2017 with middling specs

In addition to the stylish but repetitive BlackBerry KEYone Black Edition, TCL brought four all-new but unimpressive Alcatel devices to IFA 2017.

Budget-focused Alcatel Idol 5 and A7 have renders and specs leaked ahead of IFA 2017

Almost surely headed for IFA 2017 announcements in Berlin next week, the Alcatel Idol 5 and A7 are like open books already.

TCL files visual tour of Alcatel Idol 5 with FCC

It looks like the device will sport a metal body, a fingerprint sensor, a 2,710mAh battery and a mid-range MediaTek chipset.

Cricket Wireless may pick up Alcatel Idol 5 with 2,780mAh battery

Alcatel has labeled one device the “SIMBA6 CRICKET” in documents sent to the FCC. We also learn of this device’s battery capacity.

Alcatel Idol 5S swings by GFXBench with Android 7.0, Helio P20 SoC, 3GB RAM

According to both Geekbench and GFXBench records, the upcoming Alcatel Idol 5S packs a Helio P20 processor. It also features 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM.