Android fans as well as smartphone admirers in China can soon get a hand to Alcatel OT986. Though Alcatel is relatively a new comer in the handset market, it was able to launch some good models last year. Many of the features of this new smartphone remind us of the popular Samsung Galaxy Nexus handset. The new Alcatel OT series phone has some interesting specifications like virtual controls.
A HD display is going to be one of its talking points. Alcatel OT986 features a 4.5-inch IPS display screen with 1280 x 720 HD resolutions. The mobile is driven by TI OMAP 4460 processor with 1.5GHz clock speed. 4GB of internal storage memory along with one gig of RAM enhances the processing efficiency of this new Alcatel smartphone. You can have another processor option with 1.2GHz processor along with 4GB of built-in storage. External storage details of this phone are not disclosed by the firm as of now.
One of the other notable feature of this Alcatel mobile phone is the use of virtual controls aside hardware ones. The inclusion of Android Ice Cream Sandwich OS will definitely enhance the performance and user experience of the phone. It also supports various other options including improved web performance with faster browsing. The handset has physical navigation buttons which adds to the overall user convenience.
The multimedia features with this Alcatel handset include a 5MP rear end camera. It is out with LED flash options as well. Another notable spec with the entertainment section is the inclusion of 2MP front snapper that can enable video calling and chatting. The web browsing facility is enhanced with HSPA+ support. Apart from standard multimedia features; this handset offers decent graphics performance with the inclusion of PowerVR SGX540 GPU.
Alcatel OT986 can be purchased by spending a decent amount of around Rs. 16,000/-. As of now, this new Alcatel handset has been announced for Chinese market. Android fans all over the world can expect to taste yet another ICS handset like Alcatel OT986 soon too. This mobile phone from Alcatel is expected to be out in black outfit as the initial pictures suggest.
The new Alcatel phone from its spec list looks quite impressive on display, memory, OS, processor and also virtual controls. Price quoted for this handset also seems reasonable for a phone with such a rich spec list. We can hope that we will get this model soon in the Indian market too.