Alcatel 3: Features | Pricing | Specs

Alcatel 3

Alcatel 3
  • Display

    5.94 inches

    720 x 1560

  • Storage


  • Battery size

    3,500 mAh

The Alcatel 3 has a lot to offer the budget-conscious smartphone buyer.

For folks who want a decent yet affordable smartphone that doesn't look like it came out of a Happy Meal box, Alcatel is always a solid choice. Its phones strike a smart balance between form, function and affordability, an approach epitomised in one of the company's latest handsets, the Alcatel 3.

Revealed at MWC 2019, the Alcatel 3 sits at the higher end of Alcatel's budget offerings. With a large 5.9-inch screen, a capable Snapdragon processor and a dual-lens camera, it delivers on all the key features of a modern smartphone while leaving out the luxuries the average person rarely uses.


  • 5.9-inch screen
  • Extra-wide 19.5:9 aspect ratio
  • Sleek metallic frame


  • Dual-lens 13MP/5MP rear-facing camera
  • AI scene detection promises to enhance your photos automatically


  • Snapdragon 439 promises solid entry-level performance
  • 3GB of RAM is sufficient, though a little low


  • 3,500mAh battery is above-average for a budget handset
  • No fast-charging means a lot of time spent chained to a power outlet

Pricing and availability

  • Alcatel has yet to reveal pricing or availability for the Alcatel 3.

Alcatel 3 specs



Physical dimensions


Power, storage and battery

Device features

Display size 5.94 inches
Resolution 720 x 1560
Pixels per inch (PPI) 289
Rear camera megapixels 13MP + 5MP
Rear camera aperture size f/2.0 + f/2.4
Video recording 1080p
Front camera megapixels 8MP
Front camera aperture size f/2.0
Dimensions 151.1mm x 69.7mm x 7.99mm
Weight 145g
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed Category 4
Processor Snapdragon 439
Operating system Android 9
Internal storage


External storage support Up to 128GB
Battery capacity 3,500mAh
Headphone jack Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Water resistance N/A
Wireless charging No

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