After announcing a number of handsets at Mobile World Congress 2012, Alcatel is ready to go with an Android tablet in the market too. The low priced Google Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire sales growth and sales report have inspired Alcatel to enter into the tablet manufacturing unit. Alcatel is best known brand in United States for budget friendly smart phones. By announcing One Touch T10, Alcatel has entered as another tablet PC player in the market.
Alcatel One Touch T10
Alcatel One Touch T10 is inspired by Google Nexus 7 tablet and spots similar specifications as it’s with 7 inches form factor. It includes the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system as the Google’s latest OS on the device and you will be happy to enjoy the stock Android ICS OS on the device as there is no customization done by Alcatel. The screen provides a maximum resolution of 480 x 800 pixels and includes the front facing VGA camera which can be used for face to face video chat and hangouts at Google +.
One Touch T10 is powered with 1 Ghz single core processor and it includes 1 Gb RAM to provide better performance speed and response. The tablet includes the 4 GB of internal memory support and also has a micro SD card slot providing an expandable storage support of 32 GB micro SD card. The tablet weighs 12 ounces and it has Wi Fi internet connectivity with micro USB port, mini HDMI port, headphone jack connectivity options.
One of the better advantage that it has when compared with the low priced tablet is that its ability to have the Google Play Store access allowing users to install, download and run thousands of Android applications for free and paid download as well which consists of widgets, tools, games and software’s.
Alcatel One Touch T10 has the following specifications and features included –
- 7 inches capacitive touchscreen display
- 1 Ghz single core processor
- 1 GB of RAM
- 4 GB of internal memory
- 32 GB of micro SD card support
- VGA front facing camera
- 800 x 480 pixels resolution
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS
- Google Play Store
Alcatel One Touch T10 Price & Availability
Going through the specifications One Touch T10, you can find a tablet possessing the same specifications at less than $ 100 as well. We know that Alcatel will price the tablet accordingly understanding the market. If they are priced in the range of affordability, then they are sure to find a niche but it would be hard for them to continue with the same pricing as popular brands like Google, Amazon, HTC, Samsung all have their own tablet with good reputation in the market.
As of now we have learnt that it will be sold for 120 Euros in United Kingdom and when it arrives in United States, it will be under $ 150 or less. One question we would like to ask the buyers, would you consider buying Alcatel One Touch T10 over Google Nexus 7 or Kindle Fire just for the sake of saving $ 50? Do reply with the comment section included below.