Following the global buzz around selfies, Alcatel launched an octacore selfie smartphone – Flash – in partnership with e-commerce major Flipkart at a price of Rs 9999.
The Alcatel Onetouch Flash comes with a 5 MP autofocus front camera specifically, keeping in mind the selfie fans, and 13 MP rear camera. Other features of the camera include image stabilisation, 4 times digital zoom and panorama technology and a smart beauty function.
Flash also has Hotknot pre-installed, a technology that allows rapid transfer of all your multimedia information. The user can transfer his or her favorite photos or videos by just one touch.
The device has been completely designed in France.
In addition, to its selfie features, the Alcatel OneTouch Flash has a lightweight 150g body with 14cm (5.5”) HD display and featuring an 1.4 GHz Octacore processor and a 3200mAh battery. The device runs on the latest Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS and has dual frequency Wi-Fi that reduces interference and enhances transmission speed.
Speaking on the launch of Alcatel’s hit Flash model in India, Praveen Valecha, Regional Director, APAC, Alcatel One Touch, said, “Flash is our Latest innovative phone on ecommerce platform along with our strategic partner Flipkart. It is built truly for selfie fans with two key points – a good resolution front facing camera that also has the Beauty Selfie to enhance the user’s photo without the need of any extra application.”
“With its new age design and technology, we are positive that the Alcatel Onetouch Flash will be well received in the market,” Michael Adnani, VP, Retail & Head, Brand Alliances, Flipkart said.
The phones will be on sale beginning November 21, exclusively online at Flipkart.com.
Alcatel has also launches a selfie contest where top 20 daily contestants can win Rs 1000 off the purchase price. On top of that the grand prize winner will get the ultimate selfie prize – a full photo-shoot makeover to be appeared in one of the most recognized lifestyle magazine.
Alcatel Flash is available in two colors: Crystal White, Gun Grey
5.5” HD IPS display
Octa-core 1.4 GHz CPU
13 MP Full HD main camera
5 MP 1080p front camera
Smart Wake and other Gesture control features
8 GB ROM/ 1GB RAM, EXPANDABLE 32 GB