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”

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”

ENJOY MORE FROM YOUR SMARTPHONE WITH THE ALL-NEW BEAUTIFULLY DESIGNED AND BEAUTIFULLY PRICED FIERCE™ 4 FROM ALCATEL

FIERCE 4 will be available to MetroPCS customers beginning today; coming to T-Mobile later this year

IRVINE, Calif. – August 29, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four handset manufacturer in North America – today unveiled FIERCE 4 with its sleek design and wallet-friendly price for MetroPCS customers. Building upon the FIERCE product family legacy of great quality and value, FIERCE 4 brings the perfect amount of expression with on-the-go entertainment and connectivity. FIERCE 4 will be available nationwide at participating MetroPCS stores beginning today for $69 with eligible phone activation or upgrade. FIERCE 4 will also be available at T-Mobile starting this fall. Continue reading “ENJOY MORE FROM YOUR SMARTPHONE WITH THE ALL-NEW BEAUTIFULLY DESIGNED AND BEAUTIFULLY PRICED FIERCE™ 4 FROM ALCATEL”

ALCATEL TRU™ BRINGS RELIABLE SMARTPHONE PERFORMANCE TO METROPCS FOR LESS THAN A DATE NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

Delivering The Perfect Amount of Smart Value, the Alcatel TRU Offers Budget Conscious Users a Pocket-Friendly Balance of Features and Performance

IRVINE, Calif. – August 15, 2016 – Alcatel – a top five smartphone manufacturer in North America – today unveiled TRU, its latest value-packed smartphone for MetroPCS customers. Continuing Alcatel’s partnership with MetroPCS, the TRU combines all-around reliability with a pocket-friendly design. Offering the perfect amount of smartphone for less than the average date night at the movies, TRU will be available at participating MetroPCS stores nationwide beginning today for $29.00 with eligible phone activation or upgrade. Continue reading “ALCATEL TRU™ BRINGS RELIABLE SMARTPHONE PERFORMANCE TO METROPCS FOR LESS THAN A DATE NIGHT AT THE MOVIES”

READY 4 MORE? ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE AWARD-WINNING IDOL 4S WITH VR GOGGLE PACKAGING BUNDLE

DELIVERING UNREAL VALUE AND USER EXPERIENCES, ALCATEL’S FLAGSHIP SMARTPHONE COMBINES THE PERFECT AMOUNT OF DESIGN AND FEATURES WITH AN INDUSTRY FIRST VR GOGGLE PACKAGING

IRVINE, Calif. – July 13, 2016 – ALCATEL – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today unveiled its unlocked Android flagship with the award-winning IDOL 4S. A follow–up to the award–winning IDOL 3 – widely regarded as one of the best smartphone values of 2015 – the IDOL 4S brings a new level of design and features that has made Alcatel’s IDOL flagship line one of the most prized in the industry. Unveiled globally earlier this year at Mobile World Congress, the value–packed IDOL 4S is loaded with all the features customers need in an affordably priced unlocked smartphone, including a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 652 processor, 3.6–watt JBL certified speakers with Waves Audio and Synaptics’ fingerprint sensor technology. IDOL 4S also comes packaged with an industry first with the world’s first VR goggle packaging bundle, as well as Alcatel’s exclusive Boom Key which brings a variety of experience enhancements with just one push of the Boom Key button. Continue reading “READY 4 MORE? ALCATEL ANNOUNCES THE AWARD-WINNING IDOL 4S WITH VR GOGGLE PACKAGING BUNDLE”

STAY CONNECTED ON THE GO WITH YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA AND CONTENT WITH THE POP 7 LTE TABLET FROM ALCATEL

Coming to T-Mobile, the affordable and portable POP 7 LTE brings the perfect amount of entertainment to the palm of your hand

IRVINE, Calif. – April 20, 2016 – ALCATEL – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America[i] – today announced availability of their newest portable LTE connected tablet with the POP 7 LTE for T-Mobile. Continuing Alcatel’s tradition of bringing high-quality and affordable mobile technology to the masses, the POP 7 LTE will be available online and at participating T-Mobile stores nationwide beginning on April 20 for $129.99 (SRP). Continue reading “STAY CONNECTED ON THE GO WITH YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA AND CONTENT WITH THE POP 7 LTE TABLET FROM ALCATEL”

MEET THE PERFECT AMOUNT OF HOME SIMPLICITY: XESS

Designed to bring more engaging experiences to the home, the 17-inch Xess is the perfect kitchen accessory with pre-loaded recipe applications and other partner content

IRVINE, Calif. – April 7, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America* – today announced a new device category in partnership with the TCL brand, with the North American launch of Xess. Initially unveiled at CES in January, Xess is purpose built to be the perfect 17-inch accessory for the kitchen, whether it’s for discovering and creating new meals via the pre-loaded recipe applications, accessing Nickelodeon content, such as PAW Patrol for kids, or catching up on the latest news and entertainment. Xess will be available for early-access purchase beginning on April 22 for the online exclusive price of $499 USD. Continue reading “MEET THE PERFECT AMOUNT OF HOME SIMPLICITY: XESS”

OUT WITH THE OLD, IN WITH THE NEW: ALCATEL UNVEILS THE COMPANY’S NEW GLOBAL BRANDING IN NORTH AMERICA

With the recent unveiling of the brand’s new look and feel at Mobile World Congress, Alcatel eyes further North American business and brand expansion; with a focus on the Gen-X and Millennial consumer segments

IRVINE, Calif. – March 29, 2016 – Alcatel – the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North America – today announced the rollout of its new branding for the North American market. Unveiled globally during last month’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, this new branding simplifies the company’s image from ALCATEL ONETOUCH, and now aligns the leading global mobile technology brand under the Alcatel name with a new logo and renewed market focus. Continue reading “OUT WITH THE OLD, IN WITH THE NEW: ALCATEL UNVEILS THE COMPANY’S NEW GLOBAL BRANDING IN NORTH AMERICA”