The Alcatel 5V comes with Google Lens integration. With which users can search for what they see, find these products online, copy and paste text, learn more about landmarks, add events to their calendar, look up movie posters, identify popular plants and animals and more. It is also touted to come with Face Unlock, and the company claims that its 106 high-precision facial key points and 30 degree detection radius provides rapid access with a 0.5 second unlock time.
The Alcatel 5V is expected to launch soon in India. The smartphone sports a 6.2-inch (720x1500 pixels) display with 19:9 aspect ratio and 88 percent screen-to-body ratio. It is protected by 2.5D Asahi Dragontrail glass, and has a capacitive screen with five-point multitouch. Under the hood, it is powered by an octa core MediaTek Helio P22 processor, paired with PowerVR GE8320 GPU and 3GB RAM. It comes with default storage of 32GB, that can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.
In terms of optics, the unit includes a 12-megapixel main camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 2-megapixel additional camera with f/2.4 aperture. The lenses are accompanied by a dual-tone flash, and features include fixed focus, AI Scene detection, burst shot, EIS, real-time bokeh, HDR, light trace, night mode, panorama, PDAF, real-time filters, refocus, Selfie Album, slow motion, Social Mode (Instant Collage, Photo Booth, Easyshare), snapshot in video recording, time-lapse, and video story. At the front, there is an 8-megapixel lens with f/2.8 aperture and fixed focus. And features include EIS, burst shot, and face beautification.
Connectivity aspects on board the 5V include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, GPS, A-GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, NFC, FM radio, and more. The smartphone packs a non-removable Li-Ion 4000mAh battery, that claims to offer 18 hours of talktime (3G), and 620 hours of standby time (3G). The phone will apparently take 2 hours 48 minutes to fully charge. Sensors onboard include accelerometer, e-compass, fingerprint sensor, gyro sensor, light sensor, and proximity sensor. It runs on Android 8.1(Oreo), out of the box. The mobile will be available in Black and Blue colors in Indian market. The Alcatel 5V is expected to price at Rs. 13,990 for 3/32GB variant.