Has the thought of owning a flip phone ever flash into your mind? It’s obvious everyone would like to owe something special just to looks different and to flaunt it around.
Flip phones seem to be making waves these days but no one is noticing them or checking some of their brand phones out like the way they do on Android phones and other latest smartphones.
Good thing about this flip phones is that it’s budget friendly and it mostly pack those features you’d likely find on any Android. Take for example Alcatel GO FLIP. The Alcatel GO FLIP comes with 4G network featuring 2 .8 – inch display screen size.
Let’s take a good look at the design and some features.
Key features and specs of Alcatel Go Flip
- Display: 2.8″ HD 320 X 240 pixels
- Processor: 1.1 GHz Dual-Core, 512MB RAM.
- Camera: 2MP rear.
- Memory: 4GB internal storage, with support for micro SDcard up to 32GB.
- Battery: 1350 mAh
Design and camera
The Alcatel Go Flip phone has a screen display of 2.8 inches with a well and simple design interface with the keypad well arrange for quick dialing and navigation.
The phone has Weight of 120g with 8.7mm in thickness.
The Camera is not something to boost around and you shouldn’t put much emphasis on photo taking with this kind of phones but rather enjoy the battery longevity and the high browsing speed. The phone spot only back camera that snaps with 2 MP with autofocus recording videos quality of 720 P at 30 seconds per frame.
On the side of the phone is a dedicated key that you can easily use to snap photos and to also record videos.
The Alcatel Go Flip has a secondary preview display that lets you see calls, message and time without having to open the phone.
Hardware and Storage.
The Alcatel Go Flip has Qualcomm MSM8909 processor alone with Dual – Core CPU that runs at a speed of 1 . 1 GHz with 512MB RAM. In addition to that, you get enough memory of 4GB to take care of your music, videos, apps and other files.
The battery capacity is 1350 mAh and according to the manufacturer, this juicer will keep the phone running for 280 hours of Standby Time and 8 hours of talk time. This is just impressive.
For connectivities, the Alcatel Go Flip phone support both 3G and 4G LTE network for browsing. You also get a micro USB, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0 and it also has 3.5mm audio Jack that you can use to enjoy your FM radio.
Price of Alcatel Go Flip.
The Alcatel Go Flip will sell in the United States at a price of $95. In Nigeria, the Alcatel Go Flip will sell at a price starting from 20,000 Naira to 30,000 Naira depending on your location in Nigeria.
General features of Alcatel Go Flip
|Here are the few Features and specs of Alcatel Go Flip|
|Operating System: Flip phone|
|Internal memory: 8GB|
|External memory: Yes up to 32GB.|
|BUILD and DESIGN|
|Processor: MSM8909 Dual-Core CPU 1.1GHz|
|Dimension: 105 x 52.8 x 18.7 mm|
|GPU: Adreno 304.|
|SIM Type: Nano SIM|
|Screen size: 2.8 inches.|
|Screen Resolution: 320 X 240 Pixels.|
|Screen protection: –|
|Screen Resolution Density: 143 ppi.|
|Display Type: IPS.|
|LED flash: Yes.|
|Main camera features: Autofocus, HDR,|
|2G GSM: Yes|
|3G WCDMA: Yes.|
|3G WCDMA EVDO: No.|
|4G LTE: 4G: LTE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600.|
|wi-fi hotspot: Yes.|
|Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 3.0.|
|Infrared Blaster: No.|
|Bluetooth tethering: Yes.|
|USB Tethering: Yes.|
|USB port: Yes.Micro USB.|
|4G LTE: Yes.|
|Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac.|
|Video player: FLAC,APE,AC,MKA,OGG,MIDI,M4A,AMR.|
|FM Radio: Yes.|
|Ear Phone jack: Yes.|
|Instant Messaging: Yes.|
|SMS, MMS: Yes.|
|Push Email: Yes.|
|Digital Compass: No|
|Proximity Sensor: Yes.|
|Light Sensor: Yes.|
|Heart Rate Monitor: No.|
|Iris Scanner: No.|
|Face Unlock: No|
|Intelligent Digital Assistant: -.|
|Voice Control: No.|
|Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS.|
|Water Resistant: No.|
|Dust Resistant: No|
|Wireless Charging: No.|
|Video Streaming: Yes.|
|Active Noise Cancellation: -.|
|Capacity: 1350 mAh.|
|Talk Time: Up to 8 hours|
|Standby Time: Up to 280 hours|
|Browsing Time: -.|
|Music play Time: –|
|Charging Time: –|
|fast charging: Yes|