The Alcatel 1S 2020 is the 2020 edition of the 1S that was announced last year. This affordable android phone features impressive specs. Alcatel 1S 2020 features a decent display and good battery life.
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It’s now has a waterdrop notch with an S-curved design and an impressive triple rear camera as well.
Alcatel 1S 2020 Key Specs & Features
- 6.22-inch IPS Display, 720 x 1520 pixels (270 ppi)
- Android 10
- Octa-core Mediatek MT6762D Helio P22
- 3GB RAMM
- 32GB inbuilt storage expandable via SDcard
- 13 MP + 2 MP + 5 MP Rear Camera
- 5 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Scanner (Rear)
- Dedicated Google Assistant Button
- 4G LTE Network
- 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The Alcatel 1S 2020 is looking adorable and attractive. The smartphone sport a beautiful body that is sleek to the eye and comfortable in the hand with front 2.5D glass.
The phone measures 158.7 x 74.6 x 8.5 mm in dimensions and it weighs 165 grams. The entire body is built with a combination of plastic and glass.
On the front, the Alcatel 1S (2020) offers an expensive 6.22-inch HD+ Vast Display. The screen on the inside has a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels and 270 PPI density.
It makes use of IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and it reaches 81.6% screen-to-body ratio. Users will be able to enjoy larger-than-life media and they can hold it comfortably in the hand with a 19:9 aspect ratio that provides an immersive visual experience.
On the camera department, the Alcatel 1S 2020 has a 13MP f/1.8 camera and it is paired with a 2MP f/2.2 macro camera and a 5MP f/2.4 depth sensor on the back.
The camera features AI scene detection, Face Beautification, HDR, and Night Mode. For selfies, it has a front camera of 5MP f/2.2 sensor with its own Night Mode.
The AI scene detection will ensure your pictures are excellent every time in 22 different shooting scenarios, while the 2MP macro lens helps you get detailed.
Hardware and Software
On the inside, the Alcatel 1S (2020) has a Mediatek MT6762D Helio P22 chipset based on 12nm process technology. It also comes with an octa-core processor clocking at a speed of 1.8 GHz and it has PowerVR GE8320 for graphics.
The handset is powered by the Android 10.0 operating system out of the box. On the memory, it has a 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage that is still expandable via micro SD.
Battery and Network
There is a non-removable battery capacity of 4000 mAh under the hood that provides you with hours of enjoyment. The Alcatel 1S (2020) has a dual SIM that carries support for 4G LTE Network.
Other connectivity options on the smartphone are Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, a hotspot for a wireless connection, Bluetooth, FM radio for entertainment, A-GPS for navigation and micro USB 2.0 for file transfer and charging.
You will also get a dedicated Google Assistant Button for effortless accessibility. This feature will help you get things done without having to touch the screen. To use it just say “Hey Google” or press the Google Assistant Button.
Alcatel 1S 2020 Price and Availability
The Alcatel 1S 2020 price tag is $110 and it will go on sale this quarter in Europe, LATAM, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa.
The smartphone will be shipped in Agate Green and Power Gray. In Nigeria, the Alcatel 1S 2020 is expected to sell at a price of 40,000 Naira depending on your location in the country.
Alcatel 1S 2020 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Alcatel 1S 2020:
- Platform: Android 10.0
- Processor: 1.8GHz Octa-core Mediatek MT6762D Helio P22
- GPU: PowerVR GE8320
- Memory: 3GB RAM
- Colours: Agate Green, Power Grey
- Dimension: 1158.7 x 74.6 x 8.5 mm
- Weight: 165g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.22-inch HD+ IPS Display, 720 x 1520 pixels (270 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 13 MP (wide) + 5 MP (ultrawide / depth) + 2 MP (macro) Triple Camera, 1080p@30fps
- Rear Camera Features: LED Flash, Autofocus, HDR
- Front Camera: 5 MP wide-angle Camera, 1080p@30fps Video
- Built-in Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: microUSB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, A-GPS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: No