Alcatel U5: Plans | Pricing | Specs

Alcatel U5

Alcatel U5
  • Display

    5 inches

    854 x 480


  • Storage

    8GB

  • Battery size

    2,050 mAh

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With its 5-inch screen, front and rear cameras and Android 6.0 operating system, the Alcatel U5 provides basic smartphone features at an eminently affordable price.


The Alcatel U5 smartphone checks all the boxes of a modern smartphone without weighing itself down with dozens of flashy features or a wince-worthy price tag. If all you need is a device capable of handling calls and texts, checking your emails, browsing the Internet and other straightforward tasks, the Alcatel U5 warrants your consideration.

Design

  • An unassuming design built for functionality rather than fashion.
  • 480p resolution is a little on the low side for a 5-inch screen.

Camera

  • Perfectly functional, albeit entirely humdrum.

Performance

  • Primarily suited for basic tasks and not much else.
  • 1GB of RAM limits multi-tasking capabilities.

Battery

  • Up to 11 hours of talk time and 441 hours on standby, according to Telstra.
  • Should easily make it through a full day on a single charge.

Pricing and availability

Alcatel U5

A smartphone without all the complications

The Alcatel U5 offers a simple, streamlined smartphone experience with a very attractive price tag.

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  • You can purchase the Alcatel U5 for $99 through Telstra or from retailers like Big W and Woolworths.

Alcatel U5 specs

OS Android 6
Display size (inches) 5
Display resolution (pixels) 854 x 480
Pixels per inch (PPI) 196
Processor MT6737M
Height (mm) 140.7
Width (mm) 71.8
Depth (mm) 10
Weight (g) 148
Battery size (mAh) 2,050
Wireless charging No
Internal storage 8GB
MicroSD expansion 32GB
Fingerprint scanner No
RAM 1
Water resistance N/A
Rear camera (1) resolution 5
Rear camera (1) aperture N/A
Rear camera (2) resolution
Rear camera (2) aperture
Rear camera (3) resolution
Rear camera (3) aperture
Front camera (1) resolution 2
Front camera (1) aperture N/A
Front camera (2) resolution
Front camera (2) aperture
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed Category 4
NFC support No

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