Alcatel launched a series of devices along with its Go edition smartphone called 1X Android Oreo. It comes in Single as well as Dual SIM variants, that takes its price approximately from $123 to $135. So, its a budget phone with entry level specs. However, this a Fingerprint sensor adding better security to the device and contents.
The new 1X (Go edition) carries a 5.3 inch FWVGA+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 480 x 960 pixels resolution. Alcatel has powered it up with 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT6580 processor accompanied by Mali 400 MP2 GPU and 1GB of RAM. You can expect much performance or multitasking at such processing speed. But don’t forget its Go Edition. As per storage, we get onboard 16GB storage memory with support of up to 128GB microSD card for expansion.
The phone comes out of the box running the latest Android 8.1 Oreo update. As per Camera, we get a 13 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash and an 8 Megapixel front facing camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture , 1/4″ sensor size and 1.12 µm pixel size using which you can capture pretty good Selfies. The phone supports 4G VoLTE connectivity along with WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB OTG and NFC. Alcatel is running the phone on 2460mAh battery.
Alcatel X Android Oreo (Go Edition) Specifications:
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS
- Single and Dual SIM variants
- Fingerprint sensor
- 5.3 inch FWVGA+ 18:9 aspect ratio display
- 480 x 960 pixels resolution
- 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT6580 processor with Mali 400 MP2 GPU
- 1GB of RAM
- 16GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 128GB using microSD card
- 13 Megapixel rear camera with LED flash
- 8 Megapixel front camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture , 1/4″ sensor size and 1.12 µm pixel size
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB OTG and NFC
- 2460mAh battery
To make the best out of such entry level smartphone, you must download the latest PC Suite for your Alcatel 1X along with its latest USB Drivers that not only help you to increase the productivity but also provides best security. Both these can be downloaded from this page in a single click, for free. Talking about PC Suite, it is a PC based free client that lets you synchronize your contacts, calendar, photos and video clips between your phone, PC and clouds. You can even sync all these data with MS Outlook as well in one click using PC Suite. It also keeps your Alcatel phone and all its installed apps updated to latest version for best performance.
Furthermore, with the help of this small tool you can even share mobile data from phone to PCs instantly, sync multimedia files between phone and computer, Backup and Restore the entire phone anytime without loosing even a single file. There’s lots more to do. USB Driver on other hand is must too because it is the first thing you will need to connect your phone with any Windows running computer. You will also require the same while rooting or installing any Custom ROM on your phone.