June 20th, 2015

ALCATEL ONETOUCH ANNOUNCED AS THE OFFICIAL SMARTPHONE PARTNER OF TORONTO FC

As one of the fastest-growing smartphone brands in North America, ALCATEL ONETOUCH backs its commitment to growing its brand with a new MLS partnership

IRVINE, Calif. and TORONTO, Canada – June 20, 2015 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH – the fifth largest smartphone manufacturer in North America* – today announced that the brand will be the Official Smartphone Partner of Toronto FC. The multi-year partnership is the first of its kind for ALCATEL ONETOUCH and represents the company’s most significant brand investment to date in Canada, with an extended reach to a wider North American audience. (more…)

March 31st, 2015

WATCH OUT! AWARD-WINNING ALCATEL ONETOUCH WATCH AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER NOW FOR $149.99

IRVINE, Calif. – MARCH 31, 2015 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH today announced preorder availability of the award-winning ALCATEL ONETOUCH Watch. The Android and iOS compatible Watch will be available directly from ALCATEL ONETOUCH via www.alcatelonetouch.us – starting at $149.99 USD. At pre-order, the ALCATEL ONETOUCH Watch will be available with a sporty black band, with other Watch styles available later in 2015. (more…)

March 2nd, 2015

INTRODUCING THE HERO 2+. THE FIRST UNLOCKED PHABLET FOR NORTH AMERICA FROM ALCATEL ONETOUCH FEATURING CYANOGEN OS.

As part of a new partnership between ALCATEL ONETOUCH and Cyanogen, Inc., the HERO 2+ will be available unlocked in the U.S. and Canada with Cyanogen OS pre-loaded

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – BARCELONA, SPAIN – 2 MARCH, 2015 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH today announced an exciting new software partnership with Cyanogen, Inc., which includes an unlocked phablet for North America featuring Cyanogen OS – the HERO 2+. The HERO 2+ LTE phablet will be available unlocked via the ALCATEL ONETOUCH store powered by Amazon for $299 beginning in Q2 2015. (more…)

March 1st, 2015

IDOL 3 Rocks the Smartphone World With Top-Line Technology

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – BARCELONA, SPAIN – 1 MARCH, 2015 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH’s new IDOL 3 smartphone is packed with best-in-class components and software, designed with partners who are leaders in their fields. Award-winning JBL audio with two front-facing speakers and Clari-Fi technology. Technicolor Color Enhance technology. And a 13-Mpxl rear camera with a next-generation sensor. Plus, an IDOL 3 exclusive feature: it is 100 percent reversible, so users can grab their phone upside down and the IDOL 3 user interface automatically adjusts. (more…)

January 5th, 2015

WATCH: ALCATEL ONETOUCH Unveils a Full Line of Premium-Design Smartwatches — Affordable and for All Uses

Affordable and for All Uses

  • Slim, premium smartwatches that offer different styles to suit everyone
  • Packed with sensors and apps that allow users to monitor daily activity
  • Connect to Android and iOS smartphones to control music, receive notifications and more
  • Long battery life with built-in USB connector for easy charging

CES – Las Vegas, January 5th, 2015 – It looks like a watch and feels like a watch but it’s much smarter than that. ALCATEL ONETOUCH introduces the WATCH, a smartwatch that puts a premium on elegant design at a very accessible price. In launching the WATCH, ALCATEL ONETOUCH is not content just to make the latest connected technology available to the greatest number of consumers. Offering the WATCH at a fraction of the cost of competitors, the smartphone brand has implemented its design expertise to offer a series of fine finishes that meet the demands of those looking for the same look and feel as a traditional watch. (more…)

January 3rd, 2015

ALCATEL ONETOUCH JOINS FORCES WITH THE COLOR RUN™ IN 2015

POWERING RUNNERS TO SHINE DURING THE HAPPIEST 5K ON THE PLANET

As The Presenting Sponsor For The 2015 Shine Tour, ALCATEL ONETOUCH Is Bringing New Technology Integration To Events Throughout North America

CES – LAS VEGAS, JANUARY 3, 2015 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH today announced an exciting new partnership as the presenting sponsor of The Color Run in North America for 2015. The partnership will help bring “The Happiest 5K on the Planet” to more than 1 million participants in over 120 cities in the U.S. and Canada. As part of this exclusive partnership, ALCATEL ONETOUCH is powering a new layer of experience during The Color Run 2015 Shine Tour™ including the integration of ALCATEL ONETOUCH technology. In select markets, RFID connected bracelets enhance the runner’s experience by making it quick and easy for them to share their favorite event photos via social channels. (more…)

January 3rd, 2015

EMBRACING OPEN INNOVATION, ALCATEL ONETOUCH ANNOUNCES THEIR INNOVATION ACCELERATOR FOR NORTH AMERICA

Expanding Their Innovation Program Launched In Europe in Early 2014, The Innovation Accelerator Comes To North America; Based In San Francisco

CES – LAS VEGAS, JANUARY 3, 2015 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH today announced the North American expansion of its accelerator program – originally launched in Europe in early 2014 – in partnership with PRIME to be located in San Francisco. This expansion is driven by the company’s entrepreneurial spirit and goal to embrace “Open Innovation” to help drive greater access of smart technology and innovation for a global mass market. (more…)

January 2nd, 2015

ALCATEL ONETOUCH at CES 2015: Opening Access to the Latest Technology to Everyone

  • 4G LTE connectivity is now within everyone’s reach
  • OS-agnostic smartphones available on Firefox, Windows, or Android
  • The ALCATEL ONETOUCH WATCH opens up a new smartwatch category
  • Color Run makes the ALCATEL ONETOUCH booth a blast

CES – LAS VEGAS, JANUARY 2, 2015 – With a series of announcements at the International CES, ALCATEL ONETOUCH, one of the world’s largest smartphone brands, makes good on its commitment to offer the latest technological innovations to all. (more…)

October 2nd, 2014

Meet the Latest Affordable C1 Smartphone from ALCATEL ONETOUCH

With ultra-affordable pricing packed into an easy-to-use pre-paid smartphone, the ALCATEL C1 from ALCATEL ONETOUCH arrives in the U.S.

IRVINE, Calif. – October 2, 2014 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH has announced the availability of the ALCATEL C1 for AT&T’s pre-paid GoPhone product portfolio. Available beginning this month in select national retailers at $59.99 (Suggest Retail Price), the C1 complements AT&T’s device portfolio and offers you ultra-affordable pricing with a stylish design. With an efficient 1.0GHz dual-core processor and crisp, responsive 3.5” HVGA screen, the C1 lets you do more with multi-tasking support for simultaneously running apps, games and browsing the internet. (more…)

October 2nd, 2014

ALCATEL ONETOUCH unveils the HERO 2

Featuring LTE octa core CPU, 6-inch Full HD edge to edge display, HERO 2 is designed for an unprecedented user experience for speed, graphics and data processing

IRVINE, Calif. – October 2, 2014 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH has announced the availability of the ALCATEL C1 for AT&T’s pre-paid GoPhone product portfolio. Available beginning this month in select national retailers at $59.99 (Suggest Retail Price), the C1 complements AT&T’s device portfolio and offers you ultra-affordable pricing with a stylish design. With an efficient 1.0GHz dual-core processor and crisp, responsive 3.5” HVGA screen, the C1 lets you do more with multi-tasking support for simultaneously running apps, games and browsing the internet. (more…)

September 4th, 2014

ALCATEL ONETOUCH HERO 8: 8-inch tablet offers octa-core performance and multi-pole connectivity

Bring your living room with you: the HERO 8 tablet is perfect for gaming, downloading and watching movies, browsing the Web and more — at superfast speeds. And its compatibility with accepted industry standards ensures limitless connectivity.

IFA, Berlin, SEPTEMBER 4 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH introduces the HERO 8 tablet, the newest tablet to join the HERO family. (more…)

September 4th, 2014

ALCATEL ONETOUCH introduces the POP 2 family

The POP 2 family comes in five panel sizes, with five colourful covers in the box, offering quality and variety for entry-level LTE smartphones

IFA, Berlin, SEPTEMBER 4 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH today introduced the POP 2 family, which comes in a variety of sizes, colours and with rich multimedia functions, demonstrating its commitment to democratising the LTE market by introducing the richest product portfolio in entry-level smartphones. (more…)

August 27th, 2014

ALCATEL ONETOUCH LAUNCHES TWO NEW AFFORDABLE SMARTPHONES WITH T-MOBILE

Further expanding its North American smartphone portfolio, ALCATEL ONETOUCH launches two new wallet-friendly smartphones, the Fierce 2 and Evolve 2, with America’s Un-carrier™

IRVINE, Calif. – August 27, 2014 – ALCATEL ONETOUCH today announced the availability of their newest smartphones being added to the T-Mobile product lineup, the Fierce 2 and the Evolve 2. Both feature-rich, value-focused smartphones will be available nationwide beginning in September. (more…)