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Alcatel OT-808

alaTest has collected and analyzed 141 reviews of Alcatel OT-808. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People are impressed by the screen and usability. The portability and social networking functionality are also appreciated. Many are negative about the performance and camera.

design, social network, portability, usability, screen

camera, performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Alcatel OT-808 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Alcatel OT-808 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Opinions about the usability and design are overall positive, but some have doubts about the performance.

design, usability


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

This summary is based on the products: Alcatel OT-808 Pink on Talkmobile Pay As You Go with £10 airtime creditAlcatel OT-808 Pink on Talkmobile Pay As You Go with £10 airtime credit

Oct, 2016

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Alcatel OT-808 review


Alcatel's latest clamshell effort wants to be the best in its budget class. But do you really want a square phone?

An average phone aside from the unique looks, but more than capable as a texting workhorse

Jul, 2010

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Stuff magazine


Alcatel's latest clamshell effort wants to be the best in its budget class. But do you really want a square phone?

An average phone aside from the unique looks, but more than capable as a texting workhorse

Jul, 2010

Expert review by: Mobile Choice UK (

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The QWERTY keyboard will appeal to heavy texters and the social networking crowd

The two-megapixel camera is poor while the music player doesn?t fare much better

Dec, 2011

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Alcatel OT-808 review


We've said it before, and no doubt we'll say it again. Pink stinks. Surely even the average 12 year old girl, at whom the Alcatel OT-808 is, we suspect, aimed, would be inclined to agree.

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: Miles J Thomas (

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This stylish little handset has enough advantages to outweigh its

The QWERTY keyboard is a bonus for social networkers, as is the vibrant display

Neither the music player nor the two-megapixel camera are up to much

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: Eileen (

Alcatel OT 808


The Alcatel OT-808 is a very small phone that fits easily into small handbags and pockets. The phone is easy to use and the menu system is straightforward. The querty keyboard makes texting easy and quick making texting easy, also adding to the...

It is not possible to hide the clock or logo on the main screen and the calender alarm tone cannot be changed. These are minor points but may be a factor to consider. The instruction manual is very basic and does not give much information on how to...

Jan, 2011

Product Specifications


Audio formats supported:MP3
FM radio: Yes
Microphone included: Yes
Music player: Yes
Polyphonic rings quantity:64
Ringer type:MP3 / Polyphonic
Voice Recording: Yes

Call management

Auto-redialing: Yes
Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes


Built-in Camera: Yes
Main camera resolution:1600 x 1200
Main camera resolution (numeric):2


Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.8

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR
Infrared data port: No


Display diagonal:6.1
Display number of colours:65536 colours
Display Resolution:320 x 240
External display:No / OLED
External display diagonal:2.79
External display resolution:128 x 36
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No


Keyboard layout:QWERTY
Navigation key: Yes

Management features

Microphone mute: Yes


Flash card support: Yes
Internal Memory:80
Maximum memory card size:8


Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):No / Yes


Data network:EDGE, GPRS / EDGE, GPRS, GSM
EDGE multislot class:12
GPRS multislot class:12
GSM bands supported:850,900,1800 / 900,1800
SIM card capability:Single SIM
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Headphone outputs:1
Networking type:GSM
Operating Frequency:850, 900, 1800, 1900
Playable formats:MP3, WMA
Smartphone: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Phone features

Conference call: Yes
Embedded games:1
Flight mode: Yes
Form factor:Clamshell / Flip
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Converter, Games, Notes / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Notes, To-do list
Phonebook capacity:1000 / 800
Push-to-Talk (PTT): Yes
Slide show: Yes
Text prediction system:T9
vCard: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB version:2.0


Battery Capacity:850
Battery technology:Lithium / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Continuous audio playback time:35
Standby time (2G):45 / 450
Talk time (2G):9

Technical Details

Colour of product:White
Image formats supported:JPG
Subscription type:No subscription
Volume Control:Digital


Video call: No
Video compression formats:MP4
Video Playback: Yes
Video recording: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.06 / 2.07 / 7.06
Height :2.07 / 7.06