Alcatel 5 Review

Alcatel launched a slew of new phones at MWC this year, all in the affordable price bracket, and I have been slowly reviewing the range since. The top model for this year’s models is the Alcatel 5 which is priced at £179.99 on Amazon, though now technically the top model is the Alcatel 5v. Specification … Read more

Alcatel 5V announced with 6.2-inch notched screen, dual rear cameras, 4,000 mAh battery

I have only just started reviewing the Alcatel 5 which is a good looking budget phone, now TCL-owned Alcatel has announced an upgrade for it, named the 5V. While it retains the 5 moniker the 5V is significantly different, and I would have said it should be the Alcatel 6 to differentiate it properly. The new … Read more

Alcatel 3V Review – A £95 6-inch budget phone with premium looks.

Having been previously impressed with the Alcatel A7 which retails for £189 I have now been sent the new Alcatel 3V to try out. This phone is well into the budget territory and costs just £95 on Tesco Mobile, which is only a small amount more than the Umidigi A1 Pro, but you will get … Read more

Alcatel A7 Review – £200 Budget Android Phone

Recently I have covered a lot of cheap Chinese brands that are churning out Android phones. These often require buying them from grey import sites such as Gearbest, and even if you get them from Amazon, the warranty and product support are always in question. If you are looking for a more reliable brand, then … Read more

Asus ZenFone 5 Lite Leaked before MWC has 4 Cameras.

The new Asus Zenfone 5 series of phones is expected to be released at MWC in just a few days. Asus has already released invitations for its official event. There have already been some leaks regarding the main  ZenFone 5 handset showing it with a 5 .7-inch bezel-less display with 18:9 aspect ratio and dual … Read more

10 Best Budget Chinese Android Phones on Amazon

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.95″ background_layout=”light”] Cheap Chinese phones have offered an amazing way to get a powerful Android phone for bargain basement prices. Companies like Gearbest offer hundreds of phones from wacky named brands like Bluboo, UMIDIGI and Doogee, then there is the $100 billion super brand Xiaomi that no one can pronounce (SHOW-mee). The … Read more

Alcatel POP 4 6-inch Review. Alcatel 7070X Android Phone

Alcatel has been producing budget phones for several years now, but they have remained largely off my radar. However, recently they were kind enough to send me a sample of the new Alcatel POP 4 6-inch which has a device specific name of 7070X. Alcatel appears to produce a huge number of phones catering for … Read more