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In a nutshell

  • 4-inch display
  • 2MP camera
  • 4GB internal storage
  • Available in black

What Carphone Warehouse says

What Carphone Say

“Get creative with the Alcatel U3’s camera. You can take time-lapse shots, design your own collages, add filters and lots more - the choice is yours.”

What Users Say

1.0 based on

  • Operating System

    Android Marshmallow (6.0)

  • Camera

    2.0 Megapixels

  • Battery

    Up to 12 hours talktime

  • Storage

    Available in 4GB

  • Display

    4.0 inches

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DESIGN AND DISPLAY

Compact and easy to use

The Alcatel U3 is easy to use, and small enough to fit in one hand. The bright and clear 4-inch display lets you do all your favourite smartphone things like playing games, browsing the web and watching videos.

 

CAMERA

Creative photos made easy

The Alcatel U3’s 2MP camera gives you lots of advanced shooting options to play with, including time-lapse and panoramic modes. You can also give your snapshots a personal touch by adding frames and filters.

 

UNDER THE HOOD

Reliable all-day power

The Alcatel U3 has a 1.3GHz quad-core processor to give you smooth web browsing and uninterrupted gaming when you’re on the go. And with the reliable 1,500mAh battery, you’ll stay powered up all day.

 

SPECIFICATION SUMMARY

WHAT's IN THE BOX

The box contains

  • Device
  • Charger
  • USB cable
  • Headphones
  • Quick Start Guide

FULL SPECIFICATIONS

  • Dimensions

    • 121.3 x 64.4 x 9.7 mm

    • 110 grams

  • Calls & Messages

    • Quad band

  • Operating System

    • Android

    • Android Marshmallow (6.0)

  • Camera

    • VGA

    • LED

    • FHD

    • 0.3 megapixels

    • 2 megapixels

  • Apps

    • Play store

  • Battery

    • 1500 mAh

    • 450 hours

    • 12 hours

  • Music and entertainment

    • Mediatek

  • Connectivity

  • Storage

    • MicroSD

    • 32 GB

  • Processor

    • Quad

    • 1.3 GHz

    • 512 MB

    • Mediatek MT6580 1.3Gz Quadcore

    • 1.3 GHz

  • Display

    • 233 ppi

    • IPS LCD

    • 800 x 480p

    • 4 inches

  • Body

    • Nano

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Alcatel U3 3G is rated 1.6 out of 5 by 20.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from terrible this phone is a total waste of money. I only bought it because my other phone died a death and I need something quick. Trying to download an app ie facebook waste of time because the memory is all read filled up with their whatever going out and findind a good relacement
Date published: 2019-11-30
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Don't bother. This is worth nothing Slow phone. Limited memory even if you put in expandable storage. The phone lags and you'll pull your hair using one. I'd rather use a dumb phone than this. Expensive paperweight.
Date published: 2019-11-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Worst thing I ever bought I bought this a few wekks ago when I went sim free. Itterlyndisappointed at the limited scope of the phone. By the time that it was set up with all the apps that are part of the phone, there was no room leftmfor any other apps. I have a large capacity SD and we have tried to get it to work alongside the built in stuff, but it just will not work. I have 265kb of space, and constant warnings about shortage of storage.
Date published: 2019-11-12
Rated 3 out of 5 by from What can I say, it was free Bought this phone when there was a rare promotion of free phone coming with top up. Works fine as a spare phone for GPS or not for heavy usage. You get around 1gb on internal free memory right off the box so you can only install a few apps. However, if you install a SD memory card and combine that with the phone's memory you can install a few more apps. Cost saving is apparent when they integrate the earpiece with the loudspeaker, which means loudspeaker volume is lower than other handsets with a separate speaker. Since the phone's hardware is so low-spec, you get "lite" versions of google apps, like maps. It has cameras front and back, takes pictures and don't ask for anything else. Grooved surface on back cover is a nice touch, meaning the phone does not slip off your hand easily. Overall, good for second/spare phone or for navigation while driving. Don't bother if it's for one and only.
Date published: 2019-10-16
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