Alcatel began accepting pre-orders in the US for budget-friendly one of its latest smartphones – the OneTouch Idol 3 that was announced earlier this year at Mobile World Congress. The unlocked phone is on sale bundled with a special $50 discount that cuts its price to $199.99, but you must hurry. The special deal is a limited-time offer up for your grabs only throughout this weekend, which means that it ends up on Monday, April 20th. If you feel interested in the promo, stay with us because we’re going to take a close-up at Alcatel’s new deal.
Deal on Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3
Pre-orders of the Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 kicked off today directly through Alcatel’s official website in the US and Amazon online store. However, no matter where you buy the phone from, all shoppers won’t be able to put their hands on the ordered handset sooner than in mid-May. This is when the smartphone is scheduled to be shipped.
Within the special promo the unlocked OneTouch Idol 3 may be yours for just $199.99, including the mentioned $50 discount. However, after 11.59 PDT on Monday, when the special deal is no longer valid, the phone’s price will jump to $249.99. So, if you want to benefit from the deal and save few bucks, you’d better make a quick purchase decision.
What is all that fuss about? Well, the OneTouch Idol 3 is a smartphone that combines all the features of a high-end phone packed in a good looking body and labelled with a low price. Created to meet the needs of everyday smartphone users, the handset houses a package full of great specs that brings great value for the dollar you spent.
Sporting a large 5.5-inch 1920x1080p display with Technicolor technology, the Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 gives its future users a clear and really sharp viewing experience, additionally enhanced by a premium quality audio delivered by JBL speakers. Running Android 5.0.2 Lollipop the phablet comes powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor paired with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which all together provide the phone’s users with advanced multi-tasking capabilities.
On the optics side, the Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 offers a powerful 13-megapixel main camera with a Sony sensor for better low-light photo capture and quality accompanied by an 8-megapixel selfie-friendly front-facing shooter.
The phone is sold SIM-lock free which means that does not require signing up a long-term contract and can be used with any GSM carrier of your choice, such as AT&T or T-Mobile.
more info: Alcatel