Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL Review

Score: 6.72/10
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Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL is a good phone released back in the year 2015, packed with a good 1100 megahertz processor, a large 5.5-inches touch-screen, and two cameras, an 8 MP back-facing camera and a 2 megapixels front-facing camera. Great! That's it? Not at all, it's only the shortest summary.

Alcatel decided to equip this cellphone using a powerful 1.1 gigahertz processing unit, bundled in a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8909 210 chip with a huge 2 GB RAM memory. This device has an interesting 16 GB internal memory and a slot for SD memory cards, enough to store hundreds of apps without worrying about space.

Alcatel made a really good design job making this cellphone weight just 6.1 ounces. Alcatel just offers this cellphone in color gray. The Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL is thin, with a thickness of just 0.37 inches. Although this phone is only 5.98" long, it's still able to fit a a 5.5" display.

Alcatel packed the Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL with a nice 5.5 inches display, and a resolution of 1280 x 720 (HD), giving this device a detailed graphical experience. This display uses IPS LCD capacitive technology, and has multi-touch detection.

This phone features two cameras, an 8 megapixels back side camera and a 2 MP front facing camera. It is also able to film videos up to 1280x720 (HD) at 30 fps. Additionally, the camera has a couple of interesting characteristics: flash, digital image stabilization, auto-focus, face detection shooting and geo tagging.

The Alcatel OneTouch Fierce XL has an incredible 2500 mAh removable battery, enough to provide this cellphone with an impressive battery life. Alcatel afirms this device has a talk time of 12 hs and a stand by time of 360 hs.

This phone provides Wi-Fi connectivity (and it can provide it to other devices acting as a router), LTE (4G) high performance internet connection or the fastest 3G connection type, over HSPA, HSUPA and EDGE technologies. This device works with a SIM card for GSM connection.

This phone also comes with some interesting features like Bluetooth (4.1), GPS Navigation and NFC (Near Field Communication), and multiple sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer and Compass.

This phone is being sold for only $ 95, which is incredibly low for comparing with similar devices. No matter if you want a phone mainly for internet broswing and social networks, want this phone for work or want this cellphone for playing games, you will definitely love this cellphone.

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Device Type:Phone
Operating System (OS):Android 5.1
Dimensions:5.98 x 3.06 x 0.37 inchesMetric15.19 x 7.77 x 0.94 cmImperial
Weight:6.10 ouncesMetric172.93 gImperial
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Release date:2015-10-29
Price:$ 95.00


Screen Type:IPS LCD (16M colors)
Size:5.5 inchesMetric14 cmImperial
Resolution:720 x 1280 pixels (HD)
Pixel density:267 pixels per inchMetric105.12 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 8909 210
Processor:ARM Cortex-A7 (Single-Core 1100 MHz)
RAM Memory:2 GB (533 MHz)
Graphics Processor:Adreno 304
Internal Memory:16 GB
SD Card Slot:microSD, microSDHC (up to 32 GB)


Capacity:2500 mAh
Stand-by Time:360 hours
Talk Time:12 hours


Back camera:8 megapixels
Front camera:2 megapixels
Max video resolution:1280 x 720 (30 fps) (HD)
Camera features:Auto-Focus, Digital Image Stabilization, Face Detection Shooting and Geo Tagging


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:SIM
GSM Bands:850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS Bands:850, 1700/2100, 1900
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 12), 700 (band 17), 850 (band 5), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1900 (band 2), 2600 (band 7)
Technologies:LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS and GSM

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.1
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor