Alcatel Idol 4, manufactured by TCL Corporation and marketed by Alcatel Mobile Phones is an affordable smartphone packed with eye-catching features including a metal-and-glass design, VR headset, and stereo speakers.
Design and display
The Alcatel Idol 4 features a metal frame and glass body having a 5.2-inch display with 1080 x 1920-pixel resolution. It weighs 135grams and has a dimension of 5.79 x 2.85 x 0.28 in.
Processor, Storage, and Features
The device is powered by the Snapdragon 617 chip paired with 3GB RAM, 16GB of internal memory, Up to 512GB of expandable memory. The smartphone plus VR goggles package offers Virtual Reality. The Alcatel Idol 4 features an additional button called BOOM KEY – to launch applications and actions with one press. Ti capture burst shot long press the key thus capturing multiple shots of any moment. Other uses of this key are-optimize Onetouch Music by pressing Boom Key for increased loudness and enhanced bass, create unique gallery collage with one press of the Boom Key, add effects during video playback, or assign any app to the Boom Key for easier and quicker accessibility.
Camera, Battery, and Connectivity
The IDOL 4 features a 13MP main camera including features like manual settings, Panorama mode, and High Dynamic Range (HDR) for sharp photos even in low light. The 8MP, wide-angle front camera with flash helps to take excellent selfies. Fast-face focus feature allows you to quickly capture the perfect shot. It is also equipped with an average 2610 mAh battery to keep it running through long hours. The device 4G LTE compatible. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n 2.4 GHz, Wi-Fi hotspot, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, and Micro-USB 2.0
Alcatel partnered with audio giants Waves and Deezer to bring superior audio experiences to users through the IDOL 4. Its Dual 3.6-watt front-facing speakers with Hi-Fi support enhanced by Waves Audio Technology guarantees powerhouse sound from any direction.