Alcatel Launches A3 XL 6-Inch Phablet Offering Speed, Security and Style

  • First of a new premium range of affordable mobile devices
  • Fingerprint recognition gives exceptional functionality and security
  • 6-inch IPS HD display for a rich entertainment experience
  • Super-fast LTE Cat 4 connectivity offers a smooth experience at speed

LAS VEGAS – January 5, 2017 – Alcatel today announced at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) the launch of the Alcatel A3 XL phablet, a cross between phone and tablet, which comes with a stylish 6-inch screen for a better viewing experience, fingerprint recognition feature and super-fast LTE Category 4 connectivity. Continue reading “Alcatel Launches A3 XL 6-Inch Phablet Offering Speed, Security and Style”

Alcatel and CBS Interactive to Launch Star Trek VR Experience at CES

IRVINE, Calif. – January 4, 2017 – Alcatel, the fourth-largest mobile phone manufacturer in North America and a brand under TCL Communication (TCT), in partnership with CBS Interactive, is debuting a VR experience during CES 2017 that will give fans a look back at major ships from the Star Trek franchise. This VR content will be available at CES and as a 360 video on CBS’ YouTube channel. The immersive VR experience is part of Alcatel’s partnership with CBS All Access as an official digital presenting sponsor for its upcoming original series, Star Trek: Discovery. The CBS All Access subscription service also offers every episode of all previous Star Trek television series on demand. Continue reading “Alcatel and CBS Interactive to Launch Star Trek VR Experience at CES”

FEATURE-RICH AND VALUE-PACKED, THE POP™ 7 LTE BRINGS AWESOME CONNECTED TABLET VALUE TO TELUS CUSTOMERS ACROSS CANADA

Available at TELUS stores and online beginning today, the POP 7 LTE tablet is affordably priced without skimping on experience driven value

IRVINE, Calif. – November 18, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today announced the availability of the POP 7 LTE connected tablet at TELUS stores across Canada starting today at $0 on a two year contract. With its slim form factor, all-day battery and 7-inch display, the POP 7 LTE is the perfect amount of connected, on-the-go entertainment.

“Alcatel continues to focus on bringing great performing mobile technology experiences to our customers across Canada, and with the POP 7 LTE, we’re delivering more of the connected value and quality consumers are looking for,” said Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for TCT, North America. Continue reading “FEATURE-RICH AND VALUE-PACKED, THE POP™ 7 LTE BRINGS AWESOME CONNECTED TABLET VALUE TO TELUS CUSTOMERS ACROSS CANADA”

ALCATEL APPOINTS WAYNE WHITE AS VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES FOR NORTH AMERICA

A mobile technology executive, with over 25 years of experience, White joins Alcatel to drive growth and expand marketshare for North America’s fourth largest handset OEM

IRVINE, Calif. – November 17, 2016 – Alcatel – the fourth largest mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today announced that it has appointed Wayne White as Vice President of Sales for North America. White assumes responsibility for growing the Alcatel product family among carriers and expanding the company’s presence in the enterprise segment. Continue reading “ALCATEL APPOINTS WAYNE WHITE AS VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES FOR NORTH AMERICA”

ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE PIXI™ 4 SMARTPHONE AVAILABLE THIS MONTH AT CARRIERS ACROSS CANADA

PIXI 4 will be available from Bell, TELUS, Videotron, WIND Mobile, Virgin Mobile Canada and Koodo

IRVINE, Calif. – October 13, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today announced its affordable and reliable PIXI 4 smartphone, which will be available this month to customers across Canada from Bell, TELUS, Videotron, WIND Mobile, Virgin Mobile Canada and Koodo. Featuring all the smartphone necessities for a price that won’t break the bank, the PIXI 4 is a perfectly simple and easy to use smartphone able to handle any everyday task.

“Owning a smartphone should be something every consumer has access to, and by bringing PIXI 4 to carriers across Canada, we’re continuing our mission to democratize this kind of technology and make it affordable to any customer, ” said Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for Alcatel, North America. Continue reading “ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE PIXI™ 4 SMARTPHONE AVAILABLE THIS MONTH AT CARRIERS ACROSS CANADA”

OFFERING THE PERFECT AMOUNT OF CONNECTIVITY, ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE LINKZONE™ NOW AVAILABLE AT T-MOBILE

With LINKZONE, turn any area into a Wi-Fi zone powered by 4G LTE

IRVINE, Calif. – October 12, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today announced the availability of LINKZONE at T-Mobile. With a lightweight and portable design, the LINKZONE can connect up to 15 devices simultaneously offering on the go connectivity powered by 4G LTE. LINKZONE is available beginning today at participating T-Mobile stores nationwide for $79.99 (SRP). Continue reading “OFFERING THE PERFECT AMOUNT OF CONNECTIVITY, ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE LINKZONE™ NOW AVAILABLE AT T-MOBILE”

OFFERING THE PERFECT AMOUNT OF SIMPLICITY AND CONNECTIVITY, ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE LUME™ AND GO FI™ AT TELUS

Both LUME AND GO FI are available this month at TELUS stores across Canada, with LUME also available from Koodo at select retailers

IRVINE, Calif. – October 6, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today announced the availability this month of its latest smartphone and mobile broadband device for customers across Canada with the launch of LUME and GO FI exclusively at TELUS. Offering the perfect amount of simplicity for smartphone users, LUME covers all the basics at a very wallet-friendly price. And with GO FI, customers get the perfect amount of connectivity in a compact and lightweight Wi-Fi hotspot, so staying connected wherever they go is a breeze. Both LUME and GO FI will be available at TELUS, with LUME also available at Koodo Shops. GO FI will be available beginning October 7, with LUME available beginning October 12.

“Staying connected should be simple and affordable to all consumers, and with the introduction of LUME and GO FI to Canada with TELUS and Koodo, we’re continuing our mission of making great technology accessible to all,” said Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for Alcatel, North America. Continue reading “OFFERING THE PERFECT AMOUNT OF SIMPLICITY AND CONNECTIVITY, ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE LUME™ AND GO FI™ AT TELUS”

ALCATEL BRINGS THE PERFECT BALANCE OF VALUE AND FEATURES WITH THE IDOL™ 4 AND POP™ 7 LTE AT BELL AND VIRGIN MOBILE CANADA

Perfectly priced and beautifully designed, the IDOL 4 and POP 7 LTE offer customers throughout Canada the perfect balance of smartphone and tablet value

IRVINE, Calif. – September 28, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today announced the upcoming availability of the perfectly enticing IDOL 4 smartphone and the on-the-go entertainment ready POP 7 LTE tablet for customers across Canada at Bell and Virgin Mobile. Continuing the Alcatel IDOL smartphone family legacy for Bell customers and Virgin members, the IDOL 4 brings new meaning to what a feature rich and value packed smartphone can be. And with the addition of the POP 7 LTE, Bell and Virgin customers now have the perfect smartphone and tablet combination for work and play. The IDOL 4 and POP 7 LTE will be available beginning September 30.

“The IDOL 4 and POP 7 LTE are built to both look great and provide great value with the perfect balance of affordability and features,” said Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for Alcatel, North America. “Bringing these devices to customers across Canada with Bell and Virgin Mobile continues the Alcatel tradition of offering experience driven value to the marketplace.” Continue reading “ALCATEL BRINGS THE PERFECT BALANCE OF VALUE AND FEATURES WITH THE IDOL™ 4 AND POP™ 7 LTE AT BELL AND VIRGIN MOBILE CANADA”