The Alcatel 1SE 2020 is the evolution of the 1S of last year that brings improvements at the level of software, camera and screen. It is a smartphone that not too long ago would be included within the current mid-range but thanks to its spectacular price it can be considered one of the best cheap mobile phones from the manufacturer.
This device stands out for its 13 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP triple sensor rear camera with AI functions, a full screen and a high-capacity battery that offers above-average performance. All this for a price of less than 110 euros.
Display – Processor – Memory – Camera – Battery – Price – Photos – Video
This year’s Alcatel 1SE features a large 6.22-inch 19: 9 HD + screen It offers more vibrant colors and different display modes that can be configured by the user. They can enjoy an immersive visual experience thanks to its 87% screen-to-body ratio and a density of 271 dpi as well as 16 million colors across a screen crowned by a drop-shaped notch of Water.
The processor of the Alcatel 1SE is from the manufacturer Unisoc specifically the SC9863A model. This CPU has 8 cores, 4 x Cortex A55 at 1.6 GHz and 4 x Cortex A55 at 1.2 GHz. As for the GPU, it mounts an IMG8322 at 550 MHz.
Obviously, it is the weakest point of the phone because although it does not offer problems for most circumstances, it is not really the indicated CPU to play the Android games that require more requirements.
The technology brand mobile has an internal memory of 32 or 64 GB and comes equipped with 3 or 4 GB of RAM. It also allows memory expansion by using microSD cards to fill the phone with games, photos, movies and music.
The cheap smartphone is equipped with three cameras on the back: a 13-megapixel main camera equipped with Artificial Intelligence (AI), with f / 2.2 aperture; a 5-megapixel super wide-angle lens with the same aperture and a 2-megapixel depth lens with an f / 2.4 aperture. Thanks to these lenses we can win video clips at 1080p and 30 fps.
The intelligent scene detection by AI in the main camera allows automatic detection of 12 different scenarios, effortlessly improving image detail and lighting. In addition, the camera app has portrait mode, professional mode, panoramic and beautification for the front camera.
And speaking of this front camera, it is housed in the notch of the screen and has a resolution of 5 MP that interpolated reaches 8 MP and with an aperture: f / 2.2. Among its supported features we have: Bokeh, facial beautification, filters, HDR and night photography.
The battery of the 2020 Alcatel 1SE is once again one of the strengths of the set. Is about a powerful 4000 mAh cell, which translates to up to 33 hours of non-stop music playback or 8 hours of video streaming.
Regarding the Wi-Fi connection, the Alcatel 1SE supports the standards 802.11a (5GHz), 802.11b (2.4GHz), 802.11g (2.4GHz), 802.11n (2.4GHz) and is also compatible with Wi-Fi direct and Wi-Fi hotspot. It is a 4G device that is capable of working at a speed of 150 Mbps downstream and 50 Mbps upstream. It has GPS, FM Radio and Bluetooh 4.2.
It has a MicroUSB station, a rear fingerprint reader and a headphone port housed in the lower profile.
The 2020 Alcatel 1SE with 32 GB of ROM and 3 GB of RAM goes on sale for 109.9 euros while the model with 64 GB of ROM and 4 GB of RAM costs 129.99 euros. Both can be purchased in Power Gray and Agate Green from July 2020.