Alcatel launches new smartphones in the Philippines


Alcatel Philippines just recently held an event to launch their new affordable smartphones under its One Touch series, namely the Glory X 918N and the Sapphire HD 995.

The Glory X 918N is a dual-SIM smartphone that runs on Android Gingerbread with a 650MHz processor. It’s got a 3.2-inch capacitive touch screen, a 3-megapixel camera, 150MB of storage space, and a microSD slot. Its connectivity features include Wi-Fi, HSPA, Bluetooth 4.0, micro USB, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Also, its case is easily interchangeable and you get two different colors upon purchase.

On the other hand, the Sapphire HD 995 is Alcatel’s new flagship gadget and also runs on Android Gingerbread but it has a 1.4GHz single-core processor and also Alcatel’s 3D UI launcher. Its touch screen is wider at 4.3 inches, and it has a 5-megapixel autofocus camera with 720p@30fps video recording capability. It comes with 1GB of storage and a micro SD slot capable of up to 32GB, while its connectivity features are pretty much the same as what’s on the Glory X 918N.

The Glory X 918N sells for Php 6,199 and the Sapphire HD 995 sells for Php 13,999. You can visit for more information.