Alcatel, Midrange-Phone Maker, Has Cheap Tablet

Alcatel, known for making midrange phones, introduced the Alcatel One Touch T10 tablet. The slate has a 7-inch display, is powered by a Rockchip CPU, and runs with slightly customized Android 4.x Ice Cream Sandwich. The Alcatel One Touch T10 will be available in Europe at 119.90 euros (equivalent to $155). No pricing and availability outside Europe has been announced.


What Else You Need To Know

  • The Alcatel One Touch T10 features has low-end specs: a 7-inch display with a 800 x 480 pixel resolution, a Rockchip RK2918 1 GHz processor, 1 GB of RAM, a 0.3 megapixel webcam, 4GB of internal storage, a microSD card slot with support for up to 32 GB of extra storage, a microUSB 2.0 port, and WiFi 802.11n.
  • The battery is slated to offer only 4 hours of functioning and 120 hours of standby use.

Other sources

We’ve known about other Alcatel tablets like the T20, but this is certainly a newcomer, although its specs are similar to the predecessor’s, but the design is changed. - Radu Iorga, Tablet News  
Of course, low-priced devices don’t typically have the best specs, and the One Touch T10 is no different. - Eric Abent, Android Community  
Alcatel One Touch T10 is a 7 Inch Tablet With Android 4.0 on Board, Midrange Specs  

Alcatel is known for making midrange phones, so obviously when you hear their name related to a tablet, you think it’s a midrange device.

Alcatel intros OneTouch T10 tablet with 7-inch display and Ice Cream Sandwich  

Something also tells us the OneTouch T10 might just be one of those reincarneted slates, but that's not to say some won't appreciate the inclusion of Ice Cream Sandwich alongside a 1GHz, single-core Rockchip CPU, 1GB RAM and 4GB of internal storage (expandable up to 32GB via microSD).

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The folks at Liliputing are thinking that it will launch with an even lower price tag in the US, but that’s assuming it comes to the US in the first place.

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