Smartphone maker Alcatel has launched three new smartphones (and a tablet) at MWC 2019, as it looks to bring high-end features right down to the budget end of the market.
is the Alcatel 3 (2019), which features a tall 19.5: 9, 5.94-inch HD + display complete with teardrop notch, octa-core Snapdragon 439 chipset, either 3GB or 4GB of RAM, the choice of 32GB or 64GB of storage, dual rear cameras, 8MP front camera, fingerprint scanner, and face unlock.
The 13MP and 5MP rear cameras come with the ability to recognize each other.
That's an extremely strong spec sheet for a phone which will just set you back € 1
The Alcatel 3L is quite similar, with the only differences between it and its more expensive sibling being its quad-core Snapdragon 429 chipset It will cost $ 139 (around $ 160, £ 120, $ 220) when it goes on sale later this year.
Both handsets offer AR emoji, allowing you to become one of three animals on-screen, or a simple man or woman.
The Alcatel 1S is an entry-level offering, with a 5.5-inch HD + display, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, fingerprint scanner, face unlock, dual rear cameras and a 5MP selfie snapper for just € 109 (around $ 120, £ 95, AU $ 170).
Finally, there's an Android tablet on show in the form of the Alcatel 3T 10, at a great price. around $ 200, £ 155, AU $ 280).
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