ALCATEL ONE TOUCH, a brand of TCL Communication has release their latest Android smartphone with features dual sim card capability, called Blaze Duo OT-918. Alcatel Blaze Duo OT-918 is release in two version, Blaze Duo OT-918N is ready for purchase now in Philippines for cost at 6000 Philippine pesos or about about $140 and Blaze Duo OT-918D is available now in Australia market with starting price at $179.
Basically, both of them is similar. Main difference are in 3G frequencies. Alcatel Blaze Duo OT-918N works in GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz plus 3G 850/2100 MHz while Alcatel Blaze Duo OT-918D smartphone works in GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz plus 3G 900/2100 MHz networks. Under the hood, this smartphone has low configuration. You will find a 650MHz processor paired with 256MB RAM and running on Android 2.3 Gingerbread as the operating system.
Designed for social network activities and browsing internet, new Alcatel Blaze Duo OT 918 Android smartphone is sporting 3.2-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen display which offer 262k colour display and resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n for wireless connection to the Internet and integrated with Facebook for Android, Twitter for Android, RSS Feeds and Instant Messaging with support Palringo. There is Micro SD Card slot for expand storage capacity up to 32GB and 3 Mega Pixel rear facing camera for capture video and photos. Unfortunatelly, the latest Alcatel dual sim card smartphone lack front facing cameras for video calling purposes.
In term of size, the handset measures in 58.6 mm x 112 mm with weight at 123 gram, so you can easily put it into your pocket or jacket. Other features on Alcatel Blaze Duo OT-918N and Alcatel Blaze Duo OT-918D Android Smartphone are A-GPS, bluetooth 3.0 with A2DP support, G-Sensor for automatically change vertically or horizontally in display and support music and video player. For enhanced Android experience, both of them also support Alcatel Android Manager to manage your phonebook, SMSs, theme, ringtones, from your PC or laptop.