Alcatel might not be making a piping sale in India; however it's not stopping the tech brand to launch more and more devices in the market. After a slew of smartphone launches, now the company has entered the tablet segment in the market with the launch of its very first flagship tablet in the country.
Just recently, Alcatel announced a strategic exclusive partnership with India's largest e-commerce marketplace Flipkart and launched its new tablet Alcatel Onetouch Pop 8S.
As per the company press release, the tablet will be available in full black finish, priced at Rs. 10,499 exclusively on Flipkart.
Alcatel Onetouch Pop 8S - Key Specifications
The newly launched Pop 8S is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor, encased in a slim 7.9mm design featuring an 8-inch screen with 1280 X 800 WXGA, IPS display. Weighing at 327 grams, the POP 8S runs Android 4.4 Kitkat on a 1GB RAM with 8GB storage, which is expandable up to 64GB.
Further the tablet also sports a 5MP Auto Focus rear camera along with 3MP front-facing camera. Connectivity options include 4G (with voice calling via hands-free) / 3G HSPA+,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0, GPS.
The Alcatel Onetouch Pop 8S also comes loaded with 4,060mAh battery which the company claim will offer eight hours of browsing time.
Other features include IR Blaster technology to control TV directly from the tablet, Wireless Screencast and more.
As a part of marketing strategy, Alcatel and Flipkart have also announced introductory offers on the purchase of Pop 8S. Where, Flipkart will be giving voucher worth Rs.500 with this tablet, also a free earphone in the box will be added to this device along with a free Color Back skin.
Let us know if you're planning to buy this new tablet by Alcatel.