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Alcatel Pop C1

alaTest has collected and analyzed 526 reviews of Alcatel Pop C1. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and portability. The performance and usability also get good feedback. The durability and camera get negative reviews. Opinions are divided on the reliability.

price, usability, performance, portability, size

camera, durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Alcatel Pop C1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Alcatel Pop C1

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 user reviews of Alcatel Pop C1 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the battery. The design is also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the size and screen. There are some mixed opinions about the usability.

price, design, battery

performance, screen, size

74% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Alcatel One Touch Pop C1 Mobile Phone Sim Free - Black **Exclusively on Sunday Electronics**Alcatel One Touch Pop C1 Mobile Phone Sim Free - Black **Exclusively on Sunday Electronics**

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Alcatel Pop C1

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 user reviews of Alcatel Pop C1 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. People really like the portability and price. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the durability.

performance, usability, size, price, portability

durability

65% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: At&T GoPhone - Alcatel C1 4G No-Contract Cell PhoneAt&T GoPhone - Alcatel C1 4G No-Contract Cell Phone

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

Alcatel OneTouch Pop C1

 

Having recently looked at the Alcatel PopS3 this even smaller offering came onto my desk. Surprisingly my bigger fear was not realised. So what has this 3.5inch screen unit have to offer in the hugely over crowded SmartPhone market.

The PopS3 was a 4G unit while the C1 uses 3G. However the biggest fear was smaller phone equals even smaller keyboard, certainly my stubby fingers seemed to cope with this better than they did with the keyboard of the S3. The dimensions are 11x6x1cm...

Sep, 2014

Expert review by: (channel5.com)

Alcatel OneTouch Pop C1

 

Meet the Alcatel OneTouch Pop C1, the smaller sibling to the One Touch Pop S3. Once again, there's a bright and colourful design, but this time the C1 comes in a tiny 3.5-inch shell. Is it worth the bargain-basement £50 (and lower) price tag though, or...

We're hard pressed to recommend the Alcatel One Touch Pop C1, even with its bargain-basement price. You can get so much more bang for your buck for just a little more cash with Motorola's Moto E. Motorola's offering gives you better hardware, the...

Aug, 2014

Expert review by: Digit Mobile Phones (digit.in)

Alcatel Pop C1

 

The Alcatel Pop C1 smartphone has a 3.5 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen, with 256K colors and 320 x 480 pixels display resolution. It has 4 GB internal memory expandable up to 32 GB via MicroSD card slot and 512 MB RAM. The Alcatel Pop C1 smartphone...

Sep, 2013

Consumer review by: Gabby (argos.co.uk)

Great phone for the price

 

Bought this as a budget phone option for my 12 year old daughter and couldn't be more satisfied. Has all the features you want from a smartphone at a very sensible price.

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Gabby (argos.co.uk)

Great phone for the price

 

" Bought this as a budget phone option for my 12 year old daughter and couldn't be more satisfied. Has all the features you want from a smartphone at a very sensible price. "

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: Lakesman (argos.co.uk)

First Smartphone for a wrinkly!

 

" Having to upgrade and bring my communications into the 21st century, this phone has most things I require. It has been easy to negotiate the menus and Apps and is proving to be useful for everyday use. I believe, for the features and price, it is...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Lakesman (argos.co.uk)

First Smartphone for a wrinkly!

 

Having to upgrade and bring my communications into the 21st century, this phone has most things I require. It has been easy to negotiate the menus and Apps and is proving to be useful for everyday use. I believe, for the features and price, it is great...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: shrek (argos.co.uk)

my Argos phone .

 

This Alcatel pop phone is amazing for a beginner like myself to the more decerning customer like my children .easy to follow set up easy access to apps a novice like myself can do it and the price so very affordable I'd recommend this phone to friends...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: shrek (argos.co.uk)

my Argos phone .

 

" This Alcatel pop phone is amazing for a beginner like myself to the more decerning customer like my children .easy to follow set up easy access to apps a novice like myself can do it and the price so very affordable I'd recommend this phone to...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Julie (argos.co.uk)

Good basic phone

 

I bought this for my daughter to use to keep in touch when she went away with her dad, it does everything she needs, battery life is good and its easy to use.

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:1300
Battery recharge time:3.5
Battery technology:Lithium
Continuous audio playback time:48
Standby time (2G):433
Standby time (3G):325
Talk time (2G):6.8
Talk time (3G):2.8

Call management

Call divert: Yes
Call hold: Yes
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus: No
Built-in Flash: No
Front Camera:No / Yes
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3
Main camera resolution (numeric):2
Maximum frame rate:20 / 30
Rear camera resolution (numeric):2
Second Camera:No / Yes
Second camera resolution:0.3
Video capture resolution (max):720 x 480
Video recording: Yes
Video recording modes:480p
Zoom capability: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, grey
Curved Design: No
Form factor:Bar

Display

Aspect Ratio:3:2
Display diagonal:8.89
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:320 x 480
Display Type:TFT
Orientation sensor: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen: Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor:No / Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Proximity sensor:No / Yes

Memory

Internal RAM:0.5

Messaging

Chat: Yes
E-mail: Yes
Instant messaging (IM): Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes
Short Message Service (SMS): Yes

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, APE, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, WMA / AAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, Vorbis, WMA / AAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MIDI, MP3, Vorbis, WMA / AAC, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, WMA
FM radio: Yes
Image formats supported:JPG
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
Speakers:Mono
Video compression formats:DivX, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, VP8 / H.262, H.263, MPEG4
Video formats supported:AVC, DIVX, H.263, H.264, M-JPEG, MPEG4, VP8 / AVC, DIVX, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, VP8 / AVC, H.263, H.264, MPEG, MPEG4 / DIVX, M-JPEG, MPEG4
Voice codecs:AMR, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, EFR, FR, G.711, HR / AMR-NB, AMR-WB, EFR, FR, HR / AMR-NB, AMR-WB, EFR, HR / AMR-NB, AMR-WB, G.711

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi positioning: Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):800,850,900,1800,1900 / 850,900,1800,1900
2G bands (secondary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:850,2100 / 900,2100
3G standards:HSPA+, UMTS / HSPA, HSPA+, UMTS
4G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth profiles:A2DP
Bluetooth version:4.0
SIM card capability:Dual SIM / Single SIM
SIM card type:MiniSIM
Tethering (modem-mode): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Battery charger included: Yes
Cables included:MICRO-USB / USB
Headset included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor:No / Yes
Flight mode: Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.2 / 4.2 Jelly Bean
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Games / Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, To-do list
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts / Icons, Menu, Themes, Widgets
Proximity sensor:No / Yes
Subscription type:No subscription
Support for contact groups: Yes
Themes:Wallpapers
Video call: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:MICRO-USB / Micro-USB B
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor Cores:2
Processor frequency:1
Processor Model:MT6572M

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.2 / 4.2 Jelly Bean

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal RAM:512
Internal storage capacity:4
Maximum memory card size:32
USB mass storage: Yes

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Google Maps, Google Play, Google Voice Search
User memory:2

Video

Video call: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.19 / 1.2
Height :11.2
Weight:100
Width:6.2