Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2


Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2
Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2 (OneTouch Series)
Graphics adapter
6 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel, glossy: yes
175 g ( = 6.17 oz / 0.39 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
400 Euro



Average Score: 73.67% - average
Average of 3 scores (from 4 reviews)
price: 80%, performance: - %, features: - %, display: - % mobility: - %, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2

65% Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2 Review
Source: Phone Arena English
The Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2 sounds like a powerful phone and a great budget-friendly, stylus-equipped phablet, which should appeal to those who are in the market for such a device. It costs around ~$430 (€350), and for this sort of money, one would expect mostly smooth operation. Unfortunately, choppy performance and a next-to-unusable stylus detracts from the experience to the point where one may wish to look for other options.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 11/20/2014
Rating: Total score: 65%

Foreign Reviews

Alcatel One Touch Hero 2
Source: Pocket Navigation German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/17/2015
76% Alcatel One Touch Hero 2
Source: Com! - Heft 4/2015 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 03/01/2015
Rating: Total score: 76%
80% Alcatel One Touch Hero 2
Source: Telecom Handel - Heft 1/2015 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 12/01/2014
Rating: Total score: 80% price: 80%


Model: The Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2 is branded as a fun device aimed at creative users. Not to say that this smartphone can't be used for serious work, on the contrary, it excels in that department. The Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2 is well designed with curved edges for good in-hand comfort. Display on the smartphone is a 6 inch IPS LCD with Dragontrail glass. Users can expect good clarity and colors with an excellent screen real estate. Around this gorgeous screen is a dark grey bezel that holds in the integrated capacitive stylus. The rear panel is kept simple with the Alcatel OneTouch branding contrasting the dark grey.

The Android 4.4.2 KitKat device comes with a Cortex-A7 octa-core processor clocked at 2.0 GHz, 2 GB RAM, Mali-450MP4 GPU and an internal storage of 16 GB. As users can see these specifications are an indicator for performance and the Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2 can deliver. There is a 13.1 MP primary camera with optical image stabilization and a secondary 5 MP front facing shooter. Other features include microSD support, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, stereo FM radio with RDS and A-GPS. The Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2 comes with Sidekick 2 support, a handset. So, users can put aside the larger smartphone. Battery life is good with a non-removable Li-Ion 3100 mAh cell powering the device.

ARM Mali-450 MP4: OpenGL ES 2.0 GPU for ARM based SoCs with 4 fragment processors and 1 vertex processor. 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.

ARM Cortex-A7 Octa-Core Soc for smartphones and tablets.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

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.
0.175 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


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).

73.67%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices with the same GPU

Honor Holly 3
Mali-450 MP4, Kirin 620, 5.5", 0.168 kg
Huawei Huawei P8 Lite
Mali-450 MP4, Kirin 620, 5", 0.131 kg
Prestigio Muze A7
Mali-450 MP4, Mediatek MT6592, 5.3", 0.165 kg
Huawei Y6 II
Mali-450 MP4, Kirin 620, 5.5", 0.168 kg
Wiko Pulp
Mali-450 MP4, Mediatek MT6592, 5", 0.149 kg
HTC Desire 626G dual sim
Mali-450 MP4, Mediatek MT6592, 5", 0.137 kg
Huawei P8 Lite
Mali-450 MP4, Kirin 620, 5", 0.133 kg
Prestigio Grace X5
Mali-450 MP4, Mediatek MT6592, 5", 0.133 kg
Honor 4X
Mali-450 MP4, Kirin 620, 5.5", 0.173 kg
Kazam Tornado 348
Mali-450 MP4, Mediatek MT6592, 4.8", 0.0955 kg
Kazam Tornado 2 5.0
Mali-450 MP4, Mediatek MT6592, 5", 0.12 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

Alcatel 5V
unknown, Mediatek Helio P22 MT6762, 6.2", 0.158 kg
Alcatel 7
Mali-G71 MP2, Mediatek Helio P23 MT6763T, 6", 0.175 kg
Alcatel 1C
Mali-400 MP2, Mediatek MT6580M, 5.3", 0.15 kg
Alcatel 1
PowerVR GE8100, Mediatek MT6739, 5", 0.134 kg
Alcatel One Touch Pixi First
Mali-400 MP2, Spreadtrum SC7731, 4", 0.146 kg
Alcatel 3X
PowerVR GE8100, Mediatek MT6739, 5.7", 0.144 kg
Alcatel 3
PowerVR GE8100, Mediatek MT6739, 5.5", 0.145 kg
Alcatel 1X
PowerVR GE8100, Mediatek MT6739, 5.3", 0.151 kg
Alcatel 3V
Mali-T720 MP2, Mediatek MT8735, 6", 0.155 kg
Alcatel A7 XL
Mali-T860 MP2, Mediatek MT6750, 6", 0.175 kg
Alcatel 5
Mali-T860 MP2, Mediatek MT6750, 5.7", 0.144 kg
Alcatel 3C
Mali-400 MP, unknown, 6", 0.169 kg
Alcatel U5 HD
Mali-T720 MP2, Mediatek MT6737, 5", 0.135 kg
Alcatel A30 Plus
Adreno 308, Snapdragon 425, 5.5", 0.158 kg
Alcatel A50
Mali-T860 MP2, unknown, 5.2", 0.1457 kg
Alcatel A7
Mali-T860 MP2, Mediatek MT6750, 5.5", 0.164 kg
Alcatel Pixi 4 (5)
Mali-T720, Mediatek MT6735M, 5", 0.148 kg
Alcatel Idol 5
Mali-T720 MP4, Mediatek MT6753, 5.2", 0.155 kg
Current Prices
Please share our article, every link counts!
> Notebook / Laptop Reviews and News > Library > Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2
Stefan Hinum (Update: 2014-11-30)