Alcatel OneTouch Idol 2 Mini S – the mid-range mobile built to impress

If you don’t want to tie yourself down to a pricey monthly contract and still want a current generation smartphone, your best bet may be to look outside the big brands at some of the capable alternatives doing the rounds. One of these is Alcatel Onetouch, who has been slowly but surely increasing its range … Continue reading Alcatel OneTouch Idol 2 Mini S – the mid-range mobile built to impress

ALCATEL launch “super-colourful affordable LTE” POP S3 smartphone

In the words of Alcatel – “Make it faster keep it POP”. The POP S3 is the latest 4G phone from Alcatel trying to compete with the iPhone 5c and its colourful design. Weighing only 130g it is pretty light, users can also personalise their smartphone with the colourful battery covers. They are described as … Continue reading ALCATEL launch “super-colourful affordable LTE” POP S3 smartphone

Alcatel OT-810: A cute featurephone for the budget conscious

In case you were wondering I’m not a fashion-obsessed teenage girl – or any kind of teenage girl really. But I couldn’t help but emit a “kawaiii” (an adjective routinely emitted by Japanese girls when adorable or cute things swing into their line of sight) on seeing the Alcatel OT-810 (despite its distinctively un-kawaii name). … Continue reading Alcatel OT-810: A cute featurephone for the budget conscious

The Royal Wedding Phone: Grossly patriotic? Or fun and affordable?

For some, the only vague spark of interest caused by ‘Wills and Kate’s’ wedding this month, is the fact the date of the wedding has been made into a public holiday. Whilst for others the excitement over the ‘Royal Wedding’ is so intense, that joining in the Will and Kate Wedding Walk in London is … Continue reading The Royal Wedding Phone: Grossly patriotic? Or fun and affordable?