Alcatel on Friday announced its latest smartphone, the 3V, is on
its way to Metro in the coming weeks. The Alcatel 3V features
entry-level performance paired with a massive display and generous
Alcatel is the fourth-largest phone maker in North America and
often makes low-cost alternatives to Samsung, LG, and others. Its
phones are typically paired with prepaid and MVNO carriers.
The Alcatel 3V runs Android 9 Pie with Google Assistant baked
into the experience. In terms of power, there’s a 2.0GHz
octa-core processor with 3GB RAM with 32GB of storage. Users who
need more room can add a microSD card with up to 32GB extra
The 4,000mAh battery is no slouch, either. It’s big enough to
last most users around two days and charges via USB Type-C.
As for cameras, you’ll find a 16-megapixel main rear shooter
with a 5-megapixel sensor for depth. Around front is an 8-megapixel
camera and the experience is complimented with AI scene detection
tech and Google Lens.
The Alcatel 3V is coming soon to T-Mobile’s prepaid brand,
Metro. Pricing and exact availability is not yet known. Canadian
customers will also see the phone at Freedom Mobile.
Source: FS – Android
New Alcatel 3V offers up gigantic screen and battery