Alcatel Unveils A5 LED, A7 Smartphone Variants in India

Alcatel has launched its new smartphone variants A5 LED and A7. With the launch of multiple functionalities, as well as immersive selfie features, the A5 and A7 bring a new level of performance and experience, opening up a new era of smartphone interface.

Praveen Valecha, Regional Director, TCL Communication Technology Holdings Ltd. Unveiling A5 LED – world’s first interactive LED smartphone along with Srishti Rana ( Miss Asia Pacific 2013), Naveli Deshmukh ( Miss India 2015) and Swati Nanda.

The new A5 LED, a modular phone, delivers fun features like light-up notifications and music light shows through the LIGHTUP+ MOD. The POWER+ MOD gives an additional 3100 mAh of battery boost effectively ensuring battery of 5,900 mAh. The new modular phone will provide the consumers an enhanced multimedia experience and more ways to take and share selfies.

A7 is an affordable premium smartphone with a high-resolution camera and great multimedia performance. The A7 is designed to help today’s tech-savvy consumer to power up their life by offering fast multitasking, a smooth gaming experience and long battery life.

The products were unveiled by Naveli Deshmukh, Miss India 2015 and will be available exclusively on Amazon.

Speaking at the launch, Christain Gatti, VP, TCL Communications Technology Holding Limited remarked, “Alcatel A series phones are meant for passionate, curious teens and young adults who always want to stand out from the crowd and love to explore new & unique experiences. Alcatel A5 LED perfectly embodies this philosophy. Whereas, A7 offers premium features and design of a flagship phone at a very attractive price point, in line with Alcatel’s mission to make technology available to everyone.”

Noor Patel, Director Category Management, Amazon India, commented “In line with our vision of constantly expanding selection and enhancing choices for customers, we are delighted to offer our customers exclusive access to ALCATEL A5 & A7 which are innovatively designed to provide great battery, camera and multimedia experience.”

Speaking at the launch, Praveen Valecha, Regional Director, TCL Communications Technology Holding Limited said, “A5 is world’s first Interactive Modular LED smartphone. This phone is designed to light up the experience of our consumers. Further, we are introducing a POWER+ MOD which effectively ensures 5,900 mAh battery – a landmark in itself. Our other offering A7 is the epitome of Alcatel’s brand philosophy in India – premium experience in an affordable price. With the most modern exquisite features, A7 has all the features a customer looks forward to for a premium experience however, at a price that is easy on the pocket.”

A7 will be available at INR 13, 999 and a TCL Moveband worth Rs. 2,499 For the launch A5 will be available at 12,999 with LIGHTUP+ MOD in the box, the POWER+ MOD worth Rs. 3,999 will be provided free as a special launch offer.

Both the phones will be on sale exclusively on Amazon on 10th November 2017 12:01 am.

A5 features:

Offering a unique and interactive experience found only in the A5 LED, Alcatel puts one in charge of how they want to show off their smartphone personality with a dazzling array of LED lightshows:

Notifications with a different lightshow for important incoming calls, messages, alarms, and social media alerts. Color Catcher 2.0 will help colour up the life of the user by creating unique LED cover patterns and themes for a different look every day.
The user can light up their music, with lightshows that move with their tunes, switching with a simple shake.

The POWER+ MOD is designed for those who are always on the move. With the MOD you have a staggering 5900 mAh battery at your disposal. The mod will retail separately at Rs.3,999 and will be provided for free along with A5 LED during the launch period.

Solid performance and fun selfie features

The A5 gives a great multimedia experience. It has fast 4G VoLTE connectivity and an octa-core processor that ensures photos, games, and movies load smoothly to the large 5.2-inch HD display.

A5 comes with a 3 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM

Alcatel A5 also has a 5 MP front camera with selfie flash for brighter selfies even in low light. It comes with Face Beauty software for flawless images and Face Show, that allows the user to turn their selfies into personalized video clips for extra fun. There is also an 13 MP rear camera with dual-tone flash. Plus, one can also enjoy Private Mode, with a different sign-in to protect their hidden photos and apps.

A7 features:

The A7’s refined design features a stunning spin-effect textured cover. Sporting a generous 5.5-inch super bright display and a premium range of finishes, the A7 is a stylish phone with a modern look.

Boost your Selfies

The A7 boasts an incredible 16MP rear camera with a wide f/2.0 aperture and ultrafast phase detection autofocus (PDAF) that ensures users capture super clear photos every single time. It also has a crisp 8MP front camera that is ideal for selfies and video calls.

The A7 enables users to access the fastest mobile broadband speeds, supporting up to 4G VoLTE connectivity. Users can also enjoy fast performance when multitasking or gaming with its octa-core processor, 4GB RAM and 32GB memory, delivering a truly zero-lag multimedia experience.

Powerful battery and fast charging

The A7 Series smartphones pack a huge 4000mAh battery with 9V1. 67A fast charging support. This lets users power up their A7 Series smartphone 2X times faster so they have more time to enjoy without worrying about battery.