Alcatel Introduces the World’s Thinnest Smartphone at CES 2013
Alcatel is a seemingly unknown brand in the U.S. market, but the company is looking to make a name for itself in the 2013 CES being held in Las Vegas, featuring among its new range of products, the thinnest smartphone world, the Alcatel One Touch Ultra Idol.
Although the real show does not start until Tuesday, the China-based company early this morning, a number of mobile devices with Android, to ensure to claim to have the world’s thinnest smartphone, at least for a few hours.
The first of the three smartphones of the company that have debuted at CES 2013, is the Alcatel One Touch Ultra Idol , an Android device that has only 6.45 millimeters thick , to give you a better idea, the new Alcatel One Touch device is 15% thinner than the iPhone 5 from Apple.
This device includes among its outstanding specifications, with:
- 4.7 inch screen AMOLED HD
- Dual core processor 1.2 GHz
- Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
- 8-megapixel rear camera
- 1GB of RAM
Another device that the company introduced this morning is the Alcatel One Touch Idol , a basic version described above. This smartphone, which is about 8.15 millimeters thick differs from his older brother in the quality of your screen, that this technology has IPS HD and RAM is only 512 MB.
Finally, Alcatel has wanted to enter the market of phablets with One Touch HD Scribe . This device also comes in a wide range of colors including black, white, red and yellow, has the same characteristics as the Alcatel One Touch Ultra Idol, except it has a 5-inch screen with HD IPS technology.
Each of the three has presented Alcatel smarthphones launch in China later this month. The Scribe One Touch HD will be released in the United States during the second quarter with a price to be around $ 399. Both the One Touch Ultra Idol as his younger brother that will be priced at U.S. $ 444 will go on sale later.