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Alcatel One Touch Idol 6030D

alaTest has collected and analyzed 432 reviews of Alcatel One Touch Idol 6030D. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Views about the portability and price are generally positive. The design and performance also get good reviews, but some have doubts about the durability.

size, performance, design, price, portability

durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Alcatel One Touch Idol 6030D is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Alcatel One Touch Idol 6030D

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Alcatel One Touch Idol 6030D from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.7/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. People really like the performance.

performance

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: CNET (cnet.com)

Alcatel One Touch Idol review: Unlocked Android tanked by absent 4G

 

With low-end specs and no 4G speeds, Alcatel's One Touch Idol can't compete with the LG Nexus 4.

Alcatel's unlocked One Touch Idol has a large display, a slim profile, an 8-megapixel camera with HD video capture, and strong call quality

The Idol won't deliver faster than 3G service. The entry-level device lacks NFC and has little internal storage

Jun, 2013

Expert review by: Jessica Dolcourt (cnet.com)

Alcatel One Touch Idol review: Low-cost unlocked Android 4.1 phone, but no 4G

 

Alcatel's unlocked One Touch Idol has a large display, a slim profile, an 8-megapixel camera with HD video capture, and strong call quality.

The Idol won't deliver faster than 3G service. The entry-level device lacks NFC and has little internal storage.

With low-end specs and no 4G speeds, Alcatel's One Touch Idol can't compete with the LG Nexus 4.

Jun, 2013
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Expert review by: Alex Colon (pcmag.com)

Alcatel One Touch Idol (Unlocked)

 

The unlocked Alcatel One Touch Idol smartphone is light and attractive, but that's not enough to make up for dated hardware and lackluster performance.

Light and thin. Attractive design. Good price

Slow network speeds. Poor camera. Middling performance. Short battery life. Voice dialing doesn't work

You might have seen the Alcatel One Touch Idol in Iron Man 3. I haven't seen it yet, but with its sleek, thin design, I can see how the Idol looks like a natural pairing for Tony Stark's rich-boy bravado. But I can't imagine that Iron Man himself would...

May, 2013

Expert review by: Daniel Berg (laptopmag.com)

Alcatel One Touch Idol 6030A Review

 

The One Touch Idol from Alcatel is a lightweight and capable contract-free Android phone, but its short battery life and lack of LTE disappoint.

Lightweight design and available in multiple colors; IPS display offers wide viewing angles; Relatively clean version of Android; Excellent audio quality

Lacks 4G LTE support; Short battery life; Display not HD

The One Touch Idol from Alcatel is a lightweight and capable contract-free Android phone, but its short battery life and lack of LTE disappoint.

May, 2013

Expert review by: Nick T. (phonearena.com)

Alcatel One Touch Idol Review

 

Annouced in early 2013, the Alcatel One Touch Idol is a mid-range Android smartphone aiming to meet the demand for affordable, large-screened smartphones. It stands out with its 4.7-inch IPS LCD panel, but that isn't all that potential buyers may be...

Dual SIM smartphone ; Thin and lightweight ; Good call quality ; Multiple color variants, including pink

Mediocre camera ; Weak processor ; No microSD card slot for the dual-SIM model

Even though the Alcatel One Touch Idol made a cameo in the Iron Man 3 movie, it isn't really a smartphone fit for a superhero. Rather, it is a mid-range phone suitable for those who need a reasonably-priced dual-SIM handset. The Idol stands out with...

Jul, 2013

Expert review by: YugaTech (yugatech.com)

Alcatel One Touch Idol Review

 

We really liked the package of the One Touch Idol. This time, Alcatel surpassed our impressions especially in the display and design department. Though performance-wise it's not really going to wow anyone, it's enough for an average smartphone junkie....

May, 2013

Expert review by: John McCann (techradar.com)

Hands on: Alcatel One Touch Idol review

 

The world's lightest smartphone… apparently

Decent screen ; Jelly Bean ; Lightweight

Feels cheap ; Slow at times ; Little storage

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Chris Martin (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 hands-on review

 

You may have never heard of Alcatel but the company, which is a joint venture between Alcatel Lucent of France and TCL Communication of China, is making increasingly attractive devices including smartphones, tablets and wearables.

Alcatel OneTouch is definitely one to look out for this year. The Idol 3 comes in two different sizes with an attractive and reversible design. Specs look great for the price with a lot more on offer at 5.5in if that's not too big compared to 4.7in....

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Katharine Byrne (expertreviews.co.uk)

Alcatel One Touch Idol 3 review - hands on

 

Alcatel's latest One Touch Idol 3 has dual microphones and dual speakers so you can use it upside down

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: expertreviews.co.uk (expertreviews.co.uk)

Alcatel One Touch Idol S

 

A great-value 4G smartphone with fantastic battery life

Apr, 2014
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Product Specifications

Processor Brand:MEDIATEK
Processor Number:MT6577

Camera

Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Camera:Double Camera
Built-in Flash: Yes
Video Resolution in Pixel:HD1080p

Configuration

GPS Receiver:Built-in
Integrated Radio:FM Radio
Integrated TV Tuner: No
User Interface for Text:Touchscreen
Video Client: Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth: Yes
Memory Card Slot: Yes
Multi SIM Card:No / Yes
Near Field Communication:No / Yes
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

Data Transfer

EDGE: Yes
GPRS: Yes
HSDPA: Yes
Technology:WCDMA (UMTS)

Display

Display Technology:IPS
Number of Display Colours:16 Millions
Number of Displays:1

General Features

Design:Bar
Operating System:Android
Operating System Version:Android 4.1 Jellybean / Android 4.2 JellyBean
Operator:Sim Free / Tesco MB
Product Type:Smartphone
Way of Buying:Prepay Pack / Sim Free

Messaging

E-Mail Functionality: Yes
Instant Messaging: No

Processor

Processor Brand:MEDIATEK
Processor Number:MT6577 / MT6582M
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