Alcatel Idol 5S down to $200, A30 to $60 from Thanksgiving

The deals from TCL are going on from Thursday to Monday and they’re on Amazon. Better yet, these phones work on a bunch of networks!

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.

Alcatel Idol 5S with Android 7.1, premium build and 3GB RAM costs $216 after $64 Amazon discount

Released just last month, the Android 7.1-powered Alcatel Idol 5S has already received a substantial discount on Amazon in its non-Prime version.

Nokia 6 and Alcatel Idol 5S lead new pack of low-cost Amazon Prime Exclusive phones

Amazon’s popular Prime Exclusive family of affordable smartphones welcomes five new members today, including the Nokia 6 and Alcatel Idol 5S.

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.

Windows 10-powered Alcatel Idol 4 Pro, aka Idol 4S, is officially headed to Europe at last

If you were hoping to see a completely new Idol 5S unveiled at MWC 2017, we’re sorry to inform you the Alcatel Idol 4 Pro, aka 4S, is still in the news.

Helio P20 may be powering Alcatel Idol 5S on Geekbench

A MediaTek processor in a future phone from a manufacturer with a history of chipsets from Qualcomm? And just 3GB of RAM? You sure this is an “S?”