Alcatel OneTouch, owned by TCL, is going to compete against the likes of Apple and Samsung by selling a budget friendly superphone. Previously, this China base multinational mobiles phone Company had set the bar for its entry-level Smartphone at little higher prices with its Idol 3 lineup of devices. Those cost $179 and $249, for a 5.5-inch or 4.7-inch display. Now the CES here in Las Vegas unveils another option: the OneTouch Fierce XL with Windows 10, a low cost phone. It will sell at T-Mobile for $139.99 and be offered on the financing program for $0 down and $5.84 for 23 months.
This tech company is planning to create multiple Windows 10 phones for 2016, including a “superphone,” which cheaper and similar to other giant phone company’s Smartphone. Therefore, Steve Cistulli, senior vice president of the North America region for Alcatel thinks, this customer friendly Smartphone has the potentiality to compete against high-end from Apple and Samsung.
Top Notch Features of Alcatel’s OneTouch Fierce XL Windows 10 Superphone
Fierce XL is their first Windows 10 handset. With the budget price, the company has planned to roll out from low-end to the ultra high-end with this device. It may be the disappointing flagship for the Microsoft Windows 10 Lumia 950.
This Telecommunication Co Ltd. has forged out repute for affordable, though not flashy, products. Presently it has joined to Windows; it means they have a choice to Apple’s iPhone or Phones using Google’s Android software, that together authority approximately 93 percent of a mobile phone market, according to NetMarketshare, a tech news provider. Where, Microsoft Windows binds only 2.6 percent.
Microsoft has boasted that the Windows 10 Fierce XL is a response to customers asking for more smartphones with new OS installed. This smart device has a 1.1GHz quad-core Snapdragon powers a 5-inch screen with a 1280×720-resolution display, with an 8-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel front camera. 16GB of storage is expandable through a microSD slot, expandable up to 32GB, and Microsoft Edge is the browser.
The user will get full 2500mAh battery inside which offers 14 hours of talk time and 820 hours of standby time. By comparison, the Lumia 950 has a 3000 mAh battery and offers 18 hours talk time and 275 hours standby time. Actually, TCL is stressing the phone’s seamless Microsoft Office and Cortana integration. It means, Cortana will be pre-installed on the device along with office apps. These extra ordinary features are not available on the Lumia series, Microsoft has recently introduced them to Android and iOS devices.
This superphone sounds a bit underwhelming, but overall it is more impressive-specced phones. Fierce XL has the aims for what it’s passing to as a Windows10 “superphone” planned to take on the major high –end flagships on the marketplace.
The company also confirmed to the presses that, they do not consider any of their current phones to qualify this phone, suggesting upcoming devices will blow the Alcatel OneTouch out of the water. “We’re going to have a heading specs to take on a best smartphones,” Cistulli has declared.