Alcatel One Touch Idol

  • Alcatel One Touch Idol
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  • Large display.
  • Slim profile.
  • 8-megapixel camera with HD video capture.


  • Won't deliver faster than 3G service.
  • The entry-level device lacks NFC and has little internal storage.

Expert reviews and ratings

By VR-Zone on -

TCL not only pushes UHD TVs and names the Hollywood Oscar's venue, but also offers a line of smartphones under Alcatel branding. Here's one new powerful yet budget model.Besides the globally known Lenovo, Huawei and ZTE, there are other large – and many...

By TrustedReviews on 90

Alcatel’s One Touch Idol is an impressive phone, even more so when you consider its low price. If you can live with the lack of 4G and NFC then we can’t think of many, if any, better phones for the money.

By Phone Arena on -

Even though the Alcatel One Touch Idol made a cameo in the Iron Man 3 movie, it isn't really a smartphone fit for a superhero. Rather, it is a mid-range phone suitable for those who need a reasonably-priced dual-SIM handset. The Idol stands out with...

By cnet on 60

With low-end specs and no 4G speeds, Alcatel's One Touch Idol can't compete with the LG Nexus...

By PC Mag on 50

The unlocked Alcatel One Touch Idol smartphone is light and attractive, but that's not enough to make up for dated hardware and lackluster...

By LaptopMag on 60

The One Touch Idol from Alcatel is a lightweight and capable contract-free Android phone, but its short battery life and lack of LTE...

By TechRadar on -

The Alcatel One Touch Idol is one of a trio of new smartphones from the once-French firm which are pushing towards the top end of the mobile market. A less powerful understudy to the One Touch Idol Ultra, the Idol slides in with a 4.7-inch IPS LCD...

International Review By Computer Bild on -

COMPUTER BILD hat Handys ermittelt, die in den vergangenen Monaten stark im Preis gefallen sind und den Labortest mit einer guten Note bestanden...

International Review By Focus on 64

Mit dem One Touch Idol hat Alcatel endlich mal wieder ein außergewöhnliches Smartphone am Start: schlank, acht Millimeter dünn, edel, mit 4,7 Zoll großem IPS-Touchscreen sowie 8-Megapixel-Kamera und das Ganze dann auch noch zu Straßenpreisen ab...

International Review By on -

Ни для кого не секрет, что однотипных смартфонов на рынке очень много. Начинка схожая, цена тоже часто совпадает и разница между близкими по характеристикам моделями получается не особо существенной. За свои деньги Alcatel One Touch Idol интересен...

International Review By on -

Suite à son annonce lors CES 2013, Alcatel vient de confirmer de nouveau le lancement de l'Alcatel One Touch Idol à l'occasion du MWC 2013…Un mobile dont voici les spécifications : - écran 4.7 pouces - dalle tactile capacitive - processeur double coeur...

International Review By Mobile-Review on -

Смартфоны Alcatel One Touch Idol и Idol Ultra мне понравились: тонкие корпуса, хорошие экраны, отличное качество сборки и небольшой вес. Но у них есть один существенный минус – это чипсет. Как мне кажется, к концу первого квартала 2013 года выпускать...

International Review By on -

El Alcatel One Touch Idol no nos dejará impresionados pero tampoco nos decepcionará, pues encontramos un dispositivo equilibrado que se encuentra en la gama media de Android, que tendrá que luchar por destacar en una gama que está llena de numerosos y...

International Review By Computer Bild on -

Moderne Smartphones sind echte Multitalente: Sie surfen damit im Internet, machen Fotos und Videos, schreiben E-Mails und navigieren zum nächsten Termin – dann kommt ein wichtiger Anruf und der Akku macht schlapp....