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In a nutshell

  • 5-inch HD display
  • Striking build and design
  • 13MP camera
  • 5MP front-facing camera with flash

What Carphone Warehouse says

What Carphone Say

“The Shine lite is a very good-looking smartphone. The polished metal and curved glass gives it a really premium look and feel, and the 13MP camera is a bonus.”

What Users Say

3.8 based on

  • Operating System

    Android Marshmallow (6.0)

  • Camera

    13 Megapixels

  • Display

    5 inches

  • Storage

    Available in 16GB

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Design & display

Stunning design

The Alcatel Shine lite is an eye-catching device, with a polished glass and metal build. The glass curves right up to the border of the phone, and there’s a precision cut fingerprint sensor on the back. 

Powerful display

The 5-inch HD display provides high-quality visuals with brilliant colours, even in direct sunlight.  

Camera

Accurate snaps

The rear 13MP camera is capable of high quality, accurate photos, even in low-light thanks to the large aperture. With support from the dual tone LED flash too, you’re guaranteed bright and clear photos every time. 

Bright selfies

The front-facing lens puts you in the frame, and also has its own flash. So if the need calls for a selfie on a night out, which it often does, you can be sure it’ll be full of light. 

Under the hood

Rear fingerprint scanner

On the back of the smartphone is a perfectly circular fingerprint sensor, specifically positioned so you can naturally unlock the phone. 

Internal power

On the inside there’s a 1.3GHz quad-core processor keeping everything running smoothly, alongside 2GB RAM.  

SPECIFICATION SUMMARY

WHAT's IN THE BOX

The box contains

  • Device
  • User manual
  • USB cable
  • Quick Start Guide

FULL SPECIFICATIONS

  • Dimensions

    • 141.5 x 71.2 x 7.5 mm

    • 156 grams

  • Body

    • Nano

  • Calls & Messages

    • Quad band

  • Operating System

    • Android

    • Android Marshmallow (6.0)

  • Apps

    • Google Play

  • Battery

    • 2460 mAh

  • Connectivity

  • Camera

    • LED

    • 720p

    • 5 megapixels

    • 13 megapixels

  • Display

    • Full HD

    • 294 ppi

    • 720 x 1280p

    • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen 16M colors

    • 5 inches

  • Processor

    • 2 GB

    • Quad

    • Mediatek MT6737 Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53

    • 1.3 GHz

  • Storage

    • MicroSD

    • 256 GB

  • Music and entertainment

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Alcatel Shine Lite is rated 3.8 out of 5 by 18.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Worse phone i have EVER come across I bought this phone a couple of months ago and had nothing but trouble with it.. Keeps freezing and pop ups can stop you answering it, No decent phone covers for this phone ANYWHERE. they just don't make them so if your in construction or some other industry that would require a half decent phone case avoid this device as!! I did set out to buy a Samsung but was talked into buying this by a staff member in shop.. Hard to believe Nokia own Alcatel!!
Date published: 2017-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing mid range phone Currently Alcatel flagship phone is the Idol 5 which I would strongly recommend. However this midrange phone is something else, responsive, fast has many of the specs had the retired Idol 3 from around 2 years ago. I simply love this phone. You also seen it in the latest Transformers movie. Built wise the quality is incredible. I never had a phone with, a glass screen before. The only negative I have; I can't find an official case for it, not even online the Alcatel online web store, there are plenty of third party ones. You probably don't need a case because of the glass screen
Date published: 2017-08-16
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Bad Is a useless phone i have an asus with same specs and is working 10 times better, meanwhile alcatel shine lite just a good looking phone bad battery bad camera and is freezing all the time
Date published: 2017-06-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Waste of Money I bought this device online from Carphone Warehouse. Wasn't 6 months yet, already sent it for repair twice. First time it wasn't charging and speakers stopped working, second time the device was not charging at all. After coming back from first repair, the camera quality badly dropped.
Date published: 2017-06-21
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