After the launch of the One Touch Hero, Alcatel has unveiled its successor – the One Touch Hero 2 – in the event of IFA 2014. The handset is priced at €350 and is available to buy in Europe.
The Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 is running on the latest Android 4.4 KitKat OS, inside the 6-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) IPS touchscreen display. The screen comes with One Glass Solution (OGS) and Dragontrail Glass technology.
The phablet is powered by a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM. One Touch Hero 2 houses a 13.1-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, and also houses a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The camera features optical image and video stabilisation, and such software features as extended panorama; touch focus; HDR, and burst mode.
The Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 has 16GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). In terms of connectivity options, the smartphone includes 3G, 4G, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB 2.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and WiFi Direct. The handset is currently available only in Dark Gray colour variant.
OneTouch Hero 2 measures 160.5×81.6×7.9mm, and packs a powerful battery of 3100mAh capacity, that is rated to deliver up to 10 hours of talk time and up to 380 hours of standby time on 3G network.
The Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 comes with a beautiful stylus and supports the MagicFlip LED case. The case also acts as a virtual DJ mixing deck, as per the company.
Key specifications of Alcatel One Touch Hero 2 :
- Android 4.4 KitKat OS
- 6-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) IPS touchscreen display
- One Glass Solution (OGS) and Dragontrail Glass technology
- 2GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor
- 2GB RAM
- 13.1-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash
- 5-megapixel front-facing camera
- 16GB ROM
- 3G, 4G, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB 2.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and WiFi Direct
- Dimensions 160.5×81.6×7.9mm
- 3100mAh battery
- stylus and MagicFlip LED case