Discover More of The Entertainment You Love With the Alcatel A30™ Tablet 8”; Available Beginning May 12 At T-Mobile

IRVINE, Calif.
– May 11, 2017 – Making the entertainment and content you love accessible, whether you’re at home or on-the-go, just got easier with the all-new Alcatel A30 TABLET 8”. Available online and at participating T-Mobile stores nationwide starting tomorrow, May 12, for $125 (SRP), the A30 TABLET features 4G LTE connectivity and a vibrant 8-inch display, perfect for surfing the web, gaming and so much more. To top it off, this new tablet from Alcatel comes loaded with the exclusive CloserTV™ app that turns your A30 TABLET into a personal remote, thanks to a built-in infrared blaster.

“Being connected and enjoying your favorite entertainment on the go is now a critical part of how we use our mobile devices,” said Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for TCL Communication, North America. “With the A30 TABLET, T-Mobile customers have a fantastic portable tablet that’s designed to give them more access and control over the content they love.”


With CloserTV, users have simple access to their cable, satellite and streaming content all in one centralized hub and with a built-in infrared blaster that works with most major cable or set-top boxes, the A30 TABLET can be transformed into an interactive remote with the CloserTV application. Pre-loaded on this latest Alcatel tablet, CloserTV offers instant access to your favorite shows anytime, anywhere by streaming straight from Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, Google Video and more right from the A30 TABLET. This Alcatel exclusive app offers a commercial skipping feature that lets you switch programs during commercials for uninterrupted entertainment, giving you even more control over how you enjoy your favorite shows.


The Alcatel A30 TABLET features a sleek, easily portable design with a vibrant 8-inch display, and thanks to its large 4000mAh battery, the ability to stream hours of your favorite shows and movies – all on T-Mobile’s nationwide 4G LTE network. Multitasking is also made easier with the dependable Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Quad-Core processor that makes switching between apps, downloading files and surfing the web smooth and seamless. The fixed focus 5MP front and back cameras are ideal for taking photos or making video calls with friends. Powered by Android 7.1 Nougat, the A30 TABLET is easy to use and gives access to Google’s best apps like Play Movies, Google Photos, Gmail, Android Auto and more. No need to pause your show or game with the split screen functionality that lets you view two apps at the same time, and even copy and paste from one window to another.

For more information and full product specification on the Alcatel A30 TABLET, please visit Alcatel’s website.

About Alcatel Mobile Devices

TCL Communication designs, develops and markets a diversified range of mobile devices in more than 160 countries under the Alcatel brand. Currently a top-five smartphone manufacturer in North America, Alcatel branded devices from TCL Communication deliver innovative, feature-rich experiences that make access to today’s mobile technology simple; offering a diverse portfolio of value-packed products equipped with the technology people want most.

TCL Communication is a wholly owned company of TCL Corporation, one of the largest consumer electronics companies in the world. Alcatel is a trademark of Alcatel-Lucent used under license by TCL Communication. For more information on Alcatel mobile devices, please visit Alcatel’s website.

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