Alcatel has announced that it will be partnering with Consumer electronics firm Salora International for selling smartphones. The tie up will mean that Salora will have distribution and sales rights for Alcatel's lineup of smartphones, in India.
Alcatel has currently launched 4 smartphones, One Touch Idol, One Touch Idol Ultra, One Touch Glory, and One Touch Scribe Easy in India. According to the agreement Salora will be distributing the smartphones via traditional trade in North and East India and the entire country via modern and online trade.
"Salora International has always allied with brands and companies who have firmly established leadership status in the world for its quality and technology, and today with this tie-up with Alcatel, the company has further strengthened its core competency in distribution. With our strong network of branches, distribution channels and extensive product knowledge we are confident of contributing Alcatel establish a strong presence in the country and carve a significant share in the smartphone sector" said Gopal Jiwarajka, Chairman & Managing Director, Salora International Limited
Currently, Alcatel is doing a fair sales on its latest range of smartphones, these include:
One Touch Idol
The smartphone which runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean comes with a 4.5-inch (540 x 960 Pixels) qHD IPS display, 1 GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6577 processor, 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, 512MB RAM, 4 GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32 GB via micro-SD, connectivity features including 3G HSDPA 7.2 Mbps,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0,GPS and 1800 mAh battery. One Touch Idol has been priced at Rs. 15,800.
One Touch Idol Ultra
The smartphone which runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean comes with a 4.7-inch (720 x 1280 pixels) HD AMOLED display, 1.2 GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6577 processor, 8 MP rear camera, 1.3 MP front camera, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32 GB via micro-SD, connectivity features including 3G HSDPA 7.2 Mbps, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0,GPS and 1800 mAh battery. One Touch Idol Ultra has been priced at Rs. 21,000.
One Touch Scribe Easy
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and comes with 5-inch 480 x 800 p TFT capacitive touch screen display, 2 GHz dual-core Snapdragon MSM8225 processor, 5MP auto focus camera with LED flash, 0.3 MP front facing camera, 512MB RAM, 2.4 GB of internal memory, 32GB expandable memory up to 32GB with MicroSD, connectivity features including 3G (HSDPA 7.2 Mbps), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2Dp and GPS and 2500 mAh battery.
One Touch Glory 2T
One Touch Glory 2T features a 3.5 inch HVGA capacitive touchscreen display with 320 x 480 pixel resolution,1GHz processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS, 3.2MP camera rear camera, VGA front camera, 4GB internal storage, 512MB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS with A-GPS, micro USB 2.0 and a 1,400 mAh battery. Further, the Alcatel One Touch Glory 2T is priced at Rs 4,199.