Earlier this year, in January, TCL-owned Alcatel restructured its smartphone lineup and announced a new series — Alcatel 1, Alcatel 3 and Alcatel 5 at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018. Now the company is expected to launch Alcatel 3V at the upcoming MWC 2018.
After launching the Alcatel 3C phone in Italy a few weeks ago, the company is now gearing up to launch another device in the Alcatel 3 series — Alcatel 3V. Ahead of the official launch, the phone’s promotional video has been leaked online through Roland Quandt.
The leaked video shows the phone’s big 6-inch full-screen display having 18:9 aspect ratio. The video also reveals that the device will come with a curved back, standard dual-camera capabilities, face unlock, and the rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Alcatel 3V: Seen at CES, launching at MWC. Here’s a promo vid. pic.twitter.com/hHTczPsdLK
— Roland Quandt (@rquandt) February 1, 2018
Roland Quandt has also posted the full specifications of the device. As per the latest leak, the device will be powered by MediaTek MT8735A processor along with Mali T720 MP2 GPU, 2GB RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. The phone is said to be running on Android Oreo operating system out-of-the-box.
As for the dual camera setup, one is a 12MP sensor and the other is a 2MP sensor most likely for capturing the depth of field details. The front camera is an 8MP sensor. The device is powered by a 3000mAh battery. The phone has a micro USB port, Bluetooth 4.2, and Cat. 4 LTE. It is said to be 8.05mm thick and weighs 169g.
According to the promotional video, the phone will be offered in three color options — blue, black, and gold. The phone was recently spotted on the Amazon France, which also revealed the phone’s pricing of 190 Euros. Aside from the 3V, Alcatel is also expected to announce the Alcatel 5.