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Alcatel 3 Series

Alcatel 3 2019Processor: unknown, Mediatek MT6739, Mediatek MT8735
Graphics Adapter: unknown, ARM Mali-400 MP, ARM Mali-T720 MP2, Imagination PowerVR GE8100, Qualcomm Adreno 505
Display: 5.5 inch, 5.7 inch, 5.94 inch, 6 inch
Weight: 0.144kg, 0.145kg, 0.155kg, 0.169kg
Price: 190, 200 euro
Average Score: 63.55% - average
Average of 18 scores (from 38 reviews)
price: 76%, performance: 37%, features: 60%, display: 80%
mobility: 70%, workmanship: 75%, ergonomy: 75%, emissions: 94%

 

Alcatel 3C

Specifications

Alcatel 3CNotebook: Alcatel 3C
Processor: unknown
Graphics Adapter: ARM Mali-400 MP
Display: 6 inch, 18:9, 1440 x 720 pixels
Weight: 0.169kg
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Características Del Móvil Alcatel 3C
Source: Movil Zona Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Decent display; good hardware; nice cameras; long battery life; good price.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/18/2018
RECENSIONE Alcatel 3C: 18:9 economico ma senza stupire
Source: HDblog.it Italian IT→EN
Positive: Nice display; good connectivity; fast fingerprint sensor; high autonomy. Negative: Average performance; no 4G; slow system.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 01/22/2018
Test de l’Alcatel 3C : téléphonez sur grand écran
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Excellent display; nice design. Negative: No 4G.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/09/2018
Смартфон Alcatel 3C: Обзор
Source: Product Test RU→EN
Positive: Nice display; fast fingerprint sensor; decent battery life. Negative: Weak hardware; poor cameras.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 01/25/2018

 

Alcatel 3V

Specifications

Alcatel 3VNotebook: Alcatel 3V
Processor: Mediatek MT8735
Graphics Adapter: ARM Mali-T720 MP2
Display: 6 inch, 18:9, 2160 x 1080 pixels
Weight: 0.155kg
Price: 190 euro
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Average Score: 61.3% - poor
Average of 10 scores (from 15 reviews)

 

78.1% Alcatel 3V Smartphone Review | Notebookcheck
Plastic with style. The Alcatel 3V is priced well and should be powerful enough for casual users. Alcatel has managed to make the device look stylish despite using a plastic case. Find out in this review whether the Alcatel 3V’s internal hardware is as good as it looks.
70% Alcatel 3V smartphone
Source: Gadgetspeak English
The Alcatel 3V 5099D is a 4G LTE smartphone with a 6 inch screen which is competitively priced and offers a range of features comparable to those of the premium brands.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 08/26/2018
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 80% performance: 60% workmanship: 80%
40% Alcatel 3V Review: Paying Less for Less
Source: Tom's Guide English
Don't buy this phone. Alcatel's 3V has a solid, bright, 18:9 display, but the device's awful performance, terrible battery life and uneven cameras make this handset more trouble than it's worth, especially when compared to more-capable inexpensive handsets like the Honor 7X and Moto G6.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/19/2018
Rating: Total score: 40%
50% Alcatel 3V review: A budget phone that tries to punch above its weight
Source: Neowin English
While the external cosmetics of the phone are quite nice, the Alcatel 3V could have been a contender in this segment of the market had it not skimped on processing power, storage, and RAM but the corners cut in these areas ultimately let it down.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/23/2018
Rating: Total score: 50%
60% Alcatel 3V
Source: Trusted Reviews English
The Alcatel 3V lays on a big, bold display, and it’s possible to pick one up for significantly less than the RRP. But its cheap design, inconsistent performance and mediocre custom UI leave it trailing behind the very best of the sub-£200 pack.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/19/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%
80% Alcatel 3V review
Source: Techradar English
The Alcatel 3V doesn't have the best hardware and it's not very pretty, but considering the impressively low price, this budget offering packs a lot in.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/07/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
76% Alcatel 3V review: Modern design with some tradeoffs for $150
Source: Zdnet.com English
The Alcatel 3V is not going to challenge the $500+ mid-range or flagship market, but Alcatel did a good job in providing a low-cost alternative that looks like a phone much more expensive when laid side-by-side. It is a solid spare phone or a first phone for your children.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/06/2018
Rating: Total score: 76%
50% Alcatel 3V review
Source: PC Advisor English
On the surface, the Alcatel 3V is a lot of phone for not much money. However, as is so often the case, it's a little too good to be true.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 50%
Hands on: Alcatel 3V review
Source: Techradar English
The Alcatel 3V packs a surprising number of features you'd expect from a phone at least twice its price, making it an attractive big-screen, low cost smartphone.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/27/2018
Alcatel 3v initial review: Big, sharp and shiny budget phone
Source: Pocket Lint English
At this price, and with its feature set, the 3V is a very compelling device and one that has potential to shake things up a little in the bottom end of the market. There are some compromises, like the lack of fast-charging, and very minimal amounts of memory. But in this market, compromises are needed to make phones affordable. Whether they're the right compromises or not is yet to be seen.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/24/2018
Einsteiger-Handys sind ihr Geld nicht wert
Source: Futurezone.at German DE→EN
Comparison, online available, Medium, Date: 08/13/2018
54% Dreifacher Angriff
Source: Android Mag German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/02/2018
Rating: Total score: 54% performance: 24% features: 100% display: 80% mobility: 24%
73% Recensione Alcatel 3V: qualità/prezzo ok, scelta infelice la CPU
Source: Tutto Android Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 73% price: 77% features: 60% display: 80% mobility: 73% ergonomy: 74%
Test de l’Alcatel 3V : un grand écran bien sympathique, et un prix bas
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Good price; nice display; beautiful design. Negative: High SAR; easy getting fingerprints.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/08/2018
Тест-обзор бюджетного смартфона Alcatel 3V
Source: Yamobi RU→EN
Positive: Stylish design; nice display; fast fingerprint sensor; face ID; decent cameras. Negative: Weak hardware; short battery life.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/15/2018
60% Alcatel 3V review
Source: Svet Androida CZ→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/28/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%

 

Alcatel 3

Specifications

Alcatel 3Notebook: Alcatel 3
Processor: Mediatek MT6739
Graphics Adapter: Imagination PowerVR GE8100
Display: 5.5 inch, 18:9, 1440 x 720 pixels
Weight: 0.145kg
Price: 200 euro
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Average Score: 77.5% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 7 reviews)

 

Hands on: Alcatel 3 review
Source: Techradar English
The Alcatel 3 offers a lot of features considering it's an affordable handset, but it doesn't impress us as much as the Alcatel 3V or 3X, so it's a tough one to recommend right now.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/26/2018
Alcatel 3 Das günstige und auffällige Smartphone
Source: Curved German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/24/2019
Alcatel 3, primeras impresiones: compacto, con pantalla de casi seis pulgadas y por menos de 200 euros
Source: Xataka Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Low price; big screen. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/24/2019
Alcatel 3, Lo Hemos Probado
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Nice display; elegant design; solid workmanship. Negative: Low performance; poor cameras.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/19/2018
Najładniejszy smartfon do 500 złotych? Recenzja Alcatel 3
Source: Antyweb Turkish PL→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; nice screen; fast fingerprint sensor; decent speakers; long battery life. Negative: Slow system; weak connectivity; poor cameras.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/20/2018
78% Uygun fiyatı ve tasarımıyla göze çarpıyor: Alcatel 3 incelemesi
Source: Log TR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/29/2018
Rating: Total score: 78%
77% Alcatel 3 incelemesi
Source: Chip Online TR TR→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/20/2018
Rating: Total score: 77%

 

Alcatel 3X

Specifications

Alcatel 3XNotebook: Alcatel 3X
Processor: Mediatek MT6739
Graphics Adapter: Imagination PowerVR GE8100
Display: 5.7 inch, 18:9, 1440 x 720 pixels
Weight: 0.144kg
Price: 190 euro
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Average Score: 54.5% - poor
Average of 4 scores (from 9 reviews)

 

79.8% Alcatel 3X Smartphone Review | Notebookcheck
The umpteenth attempt. The Alcatel 3X is supposed to be a further step in reviving the formerly very popular brand name. The strong points of TCL’s latest mid-range smartphone are Face Key, wide-angle camera and App-Launch via the fingerprint sensor. Read our review to learn what you can expect from the Chinese device.
60% Alcatel 3X review
Source: Techradar English
A strange, uncomfortable design and badly-written interface make the Alcatel 3X less than enjoyable to use day-to-day. However, it does have some good points – just not good enough to recommend it over others in the same price bracket.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/03/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%
Hands on: Alcatel 3X review
Source: Techradar English
The Alcatel 3X doesn't feel very comfortable in the hand, but it has some great features like the rest of the Alcatel 3 range that we've never before seen on affordable phones.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/27/2018
60% Análisis del Alcatel 3X
Source: Movil Zona Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/08/2018
Rating: Total score: 60% price: 70% performance: 60% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70%
Mi Experiencia Con El Alcatel 3X Tras Diez Días De Uso
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Good price; compact size; nice display; decent cameras; elegant design. Negative: Low performance; plastic case.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/13/2018
Alcatel 3X, Lo Hemos Probado
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Good price; nice design; decent dual cameras; powerful processor. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/03/2018
Análise Alcatel 3X
Source: Android Geek Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Good price; decent cameras. Negative: Average performance.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/13/2018
Alcatel 3X As Primeiras Impressões
Source: Android Geek Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Impressive design; large screen; good price; decent cameras.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/08/2018
40% Alcatel 3X review: valt niet op tussen de concurrenten
Source: AndroidWorld.nl Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/19/2018
Rating: Total score: 40%
58% Test: Alcatel 3x – smartphone med stor skärm för under 2000 kronor
Source: Mobil.se SV→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/13/2018
Rating: Total score: 58%

 

Alcatel 3L

Specifications

Alcatel 3LNotebook: Alcatel 3L
Processor: unknown
Graphics Adapter: unknown
Display: 5.94 inch, 19.5:9, 1560 x 720 pixels
Weight: 0.145kg
Price: 200 euro
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Hands on: Alcatel 3L (2019) review
Source: Techradar English
The Alcatel 3 (2019) could be one of the budget hits of 2019 with what appears to be a great balance of features, power and style for a price that is hugely attractive.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/25/2019
Alcatel 3L 2019 Einsteigerhandy unter der Lupe
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/17/2019

 

Alcatel 3 2019

Specifications

Alcatel 3 2019Notebook: Alcatel 3 2019
Processor: unknown
Graphics Adapter: Qualcomm Adreno 505
Display: 5.94 inch, 19:9, 1560 x 720 pixels
Weight: 0.145kg
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Hands on: Alcatel 3 (2019) review
Source: Techradar English
The Alcatel 3 (2019) could be one of the budget hits of 2019 with what appears to be a great balance of features, power and style for a price that is hugely attractive.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/24/2019

 

Comment

Alcatel:

The former French manufacturer of telecommunication equipment merged to Alcatel-Lucent in 2006. Several business segments were sold to other companies, so the Alcatel brand is now used by various companies. The Chinese company TCL uses the brand names "Alcatel One Touch" and "Alcatel Idol" for smartphones and tablets.

The market share in the smartphone + tablet segment is very small, but there are quite some recent reviews in different languages. The ratings are average (as of 2016).


These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

ARM Mali-400 MP: OpenGL ES 2.0 graphics card for ARM SoCs that is scaleable from one to four fragment processors and has got one vertex processor. Mainly used in conjunction with ARM A9 cores in tablets and smartphones.ARM Mali-T720 MP2: Integrated graphics card in ARM based SoCs. Can be configured with up to 8 cores (T720 MP8) and 650 MHz core clock (at 28nm). Supports OpenGL ES 3.1, OpenCL 1.1, DirectX 11 FL9_3, and Renderscript. unknown: Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

Imagination PowerVR GE8100: Integrated graphics card for entry level ARM SoCs. Smallest variant of the Series8XE series of GPUs (GE8xx0) with a peak fillrate of only one pixel/clock.Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

Qualcomm Adreno 505: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
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Mediatek:

MT8735: ARM based quad-core SoC (4x Cortex-A53 at up to 1.3 GHz) with 64-Bit support and an integrated LTE radio.MT6739: Entry level quad core soc (4x Cortex-A53 at up to 1.5 GHz) with an integrated LTE modem (Cat. 4 DL / Cat 5 UL), Wifi and PowerVR GE8100 GPU.
» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.144 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

0.169 kg:


63.55%: Such a bad rating is rare. There exist hardly any notebooks, which are rated worse.» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices from a different Manufacturer and/or with a different CPU

Vivo U1
Adreno 505, unknown
Nokia 4.2
Adreno 505, unknown
HTC Desire 12s
Adreno 505, Snapdragon 435
ZTE Blade Max 2s
Adreno 505, Snapdragon 435
Vivo Y95
Adreno 505, unknown

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Alcatel 3L
unknown, unknown, 5.94", 0.145 kg
Alcatel 1S
unknown, unknown, 5.5", 0.146 kg
Alcatel 1 5033D
PowerVR GE8100, Mediatek MT6739, 5", 0.134 kg
Alcatel 1C 2019
Mali-400 MP2, Spreadtrum SC7731, 5", 0.148 kg
Alcatel 1X 2019
PowerVR GE8100, Mediatek MT6739, 5.5", 0.13 kg

Devices from the same Manufacturer

Alcatel Essential 8
PowerVR GE8100, unknown, 8", 0.279 kg
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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2018-03-29)