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Alcatel A3 XL

Specifications

Alcatel A3 XL
Alcatel A3 XL (A Series)
Processor
unknown, Mediatek MT8735B Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics adapter
Memory
1024 MB 
Display
6 inch 16:9, 1280 x 720 pixel 245 PPI, IPS, glossy: yes
Storage
,  GB 
, 8 GB internal
Connections
Card Reader: microSD, up to 32 GB
Networking
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 4.2, Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 8 x 165 x 82 ( = 0.31 x 6.5 x 3.23 in)
Battery
3000 mAh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Android 7.0 Nougat
Camera
Primary Camera: 8 MPix
Secondary Camera: 5 MPix
Weight
159 g ( = 5.61 oz / 0.35 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 85% - good
Average of 1 scores (from 7 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 70%, features: - %, display: 70% mobility: 70%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Alcatel A3 XL

85% Alcatel A3 XL phone: Full, in-depth review
Source: Good Gear Guide English
At $179 we’re inclined to be very forgiving for an Android smartphone, but there's not much to forgive here. This is a fully-functional phone and while it's not suited to elaborate VR apps, everything else is very usable (once loaded). The front camera is average but that's really the only downside. We actually really like the screen with its bright colours and large text/icons - it's comfortable to use and one of the best on the market for those with poor eyesight.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/23/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%
Alcatel A3 XL – Australian Review
Source: Ausdroid English
When considering the price point we give a thumbs up to Alcatel for beating similarly priced phones in the Australian market like the LG K4 that offer lower end specs than the Alcatel A3 XL.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/19/2017

Foreign Reviews

Características del Alcatel A3 XL
Source: Sin Celular Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Good price; nice performance.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/30/2018
Alcatel A3 XL, lo hemos probado
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Large screen; good price; decent cameras. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 12/18/2017
Smartphone Alcatel A3 Xl - Recensione Caratteristiche Prezzo
Source: Smartphone e tablet android Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 02/22/2017
Rating: performance: 70% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70%
Test de l’Alcatel A3 XL (9008D) : TCL voit grand
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Nice design; large screen; good speakers. Negative: Low performance.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/09/2017
Alcatel A3 XL incelemesi
Source: Teknokulis TR→EN
Positive: Good price; decent performance; long battery life. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/12/2017

Comment

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. These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
unknown: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
6":

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.159 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


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).


85%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2017-03-14)