Alcatel Idol 2 Mini Specifications and Review

Android v4.3 Jelly Bean, upgradable to v4.4 KitKat
2014, February
2014, Q2

Alcatel Idol 2 Mini Specifications

Alcatel brings another Idol 2 smartphone, the Idol 2 Mini which is made more stylish and colorful than its rivals. It has got many similarities to its LTE enabled faster Idol 2 Mini S sibling. You can enjoy the features of Alcatel devices along with Android Jelly Beans on this stylish and colorful variant of the Idol 2.

It features a common design concept of the Alcatel Idol 2 which is also there in its contrasting models. With the dimensions measuring 129×63.5×7.9mm, the Idol 2 Mini is a small and stylish device. Its colorful outlook makes it attractive and different from its siblings.

With a nice design concept the display it features is 4.5-inch large IPS LCD. The display size is quite big which give you a maxim experience of its features. The 540x960pixels resolution and ~245 ppi pixel density also makes its display clear and impressive. It is also equipped with some nice features. It display 16m colors, supports maltitouch up to five figures and offers Dragon Trail Glass protection with oleophobic coating.

The operating system it runs is Android 4.3 Jelly Bean which can be upgrade to 4.4 KitKat. The internal specs are also satisfactory where you get a Quad-core 1.2 GHz processor with 1GB RAM and internal storage of 4GB and 8GB options.

Its camera is good with 8megapixels autofocuse and LED flash. It capture nice snaps and clear videos. Also there is a VGA front facing camera for selfies and video calls. Its Li-Ion 1700 mAh battery is less in power but can hold its features running.

General Features of Alcatel Idol 2 Mini
Networks Supported 2G Enabled, 3G Enabled
Technology 2G Network :: GSM 850 – 900 – 1800 – 1900
3G Network :: HSDPA 900 – 2100
Operating System Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.4 (KitKat)
SIM Optional Dual SIM
Processing Quad-core 1.2 GHz
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
Announced 2014, February
Status Available. Released 2014, Q2
Manufacturer Alcatel
Dimensions (WxDxH) 129 x 63.5 x 7.9 mm (5.08 x 2.5 x 0.31 in)
Weight 110 g (3.88 oz)
Colors Available Various
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 540 x 960 pixels, 4.5 inches (~245 ppi pixel density)
Touch Screen Yes
Alert Types Vibration; MP3 ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Card Slots microSD, up to 32 GB (Single SIM)
Internal 4 GB, 1 GB RAM (Single SIM)/ 8 GB, 1 GB RAM (Dual SIM)
Data & Communications
Speed HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browsers HTML
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS
GPS & Navigation Yes, with A-GPS support
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP
USB microUSB v2.0
Resolution 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, panorama, HDR
Video 720p
Type Li-Ion 1700 mAh battery
Stand By Up to 540 h (2G) / Up to 450 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 540 h (2G) / Up to 450 h (3G)
Music Play

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