Leaving apart the One Touch Idol 2 and the Pop Fit, Alcatel Onetouch also officially unveiled the POP S3, POP S7 and POP S9 to offer super-colorful LTE smartphones at a smart price at Mobile World Congress 2014. Now, also add a tablet called the POP 7S in the same league.
The latest POP S offers the best first LTE smartphone powered by Android (Jelly Bean 4.2) for the mass market in colorful variants. With screen sizes ranging from 4-inch to 6-inch, users simply need to pick their size and personalize with colorful battery covers and accessories. The range packs user-focused features that are ideal for streaming over LTE, One Finger Zoom and Miracast Wi-Fi Display. Lets take a look at the specs and features of these three devices individually.
The smartphone comes with a 4 inch WVGA display and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor. The 5MP rear camera camera with video stabilization allows you to record outstanding Full HD videos with unparalleled sharpness. The device comes with a 4G LTE Cat.4 connectivity and is powered by a 2000mAh battery. The 9.8mm thick smartphone also comes with five interchangeable colorful battery covers in the box. Color choices include Flash Yellow, Fresh Turquoise, Hot Pink, Red and Slate, making it easy to match the POP S3 to your mood or style in seconds.
Alcatel OneTouch POP S7 is a 5 inch qHD IPS display, which makes the POP S7 ideal for a big screen LTE browsing experience and offers a 170 degree viewing angle with bright and vivid images. Its huge 3000mAh battery supports long browsing time and LTE streaming. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor and comes with a 5MP rear camera with flash along and a VGA unit at the front. It comes with a 4G LTE Cat.4 connectivity option. The 9.4mm thick device is powered by a quite efficient 3000mAh battery.
The POP S9 is a smartphone with a 6-inch IPS display with HD resolution. The LTE and Quad Core 1.2 processor ensure ultra fast connection for music, HD videos and games. The narrow boarder with full lamination is designed to create a compact and responsive device. IT features a better camera with 8MP at the rear and 2MP at the front. It is a 8.5mm thin phones with a battery capacity of 3400mAh.
Both the POP S7 and the POP S9 are available in five vibrant colors which include: Mellow Yellow, Soft Blue, Urban Haze, Cream Tangerine and Cream Pink. Moreover, accessories for these devices are also available in a wide range of colors to add another dimension to personalization. Each member of the POP S range offers optional accessories, Sight Flip Case with integrated LED matrix for alerts; BoomBand for vibration and LED alerts; and AeroFlip cover with integrated transparent panel for access to key features. The POP S9 also offers an optional Stand Flip case for hands-free viewing.
The POP 7S tablet is the one with an LTE connectivity but can be bought at a smart price. Featuring Android KitKat 4.4, the POP 7S is a fun and feature-packed POP series tablet that is easy-to-use and easy-to-choose. As with its 3G counterpart, announced at CES 2014, it offers a customized user interface and wide range of dedicated colorful accessories. The tablet comes with a 7-inch IPS Display offering a WSVGA resolution of 1024 x 600 pixlels. At 8.9mm thin and weighing only 285 grams the POP 7S is the most competitive LTE 7-inch entry-level tablet available to the mass market. It is powered by a 1.2GHz Quad Core processor and also sports a 3 MP rear camera, VGA front camera, Miracast, IR blaster, mirror screens. Also Smart Flip Cases and colorful back covers, exclusively designed for the POP 7S, are available.
So far, the company has not revealed the price and the specs of the devices, alongside the market availability of the device also not confirmed. But, after going through the partial specs of all the devices in the series including the tablet, the devices would bring a massive difference in the mid-range LTE friendly smartphone market this year.