Nearly Weightless Smartphone, ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Idol, to be featured in upcoming Marvel Iron Man 3 (In theaters May 3rd)

   Nearly Weightless Smartphone, ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Idol, to be featured in
               upcoming Marvel Iron Man 3 (In theaters May 3rd)

Facebook fans can enter for a chance to win an all-expense paid trip to attend
the movie's red carpet premier in Hollywood, Calif. on April 24, 2013.

PR Newswire

IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2013

IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --TCL Communication, the leading
global designer and manufacturer of ALCATEL ONE TOUCH branded mobile devices,
today announced the ONE TOUCH Idol, currently the world's lightest smartphone
in its category, will be featured in the upcoming Marvel Studios film, "Iron
Man 3." Fans can enter for a chance to win an all-expense paid trip to attend
the movie's red carpet premier in Hollywood on April 24, 2013, by visiting the
company's Facebook page at

"Since entering the U.S. market three years ago, the ALCATEL ONE TOUCH brand
has quickly grown its presence in the U.S. through partnerships with major
U.S. wireless carriers and retailers," said Nicolas Zibell, President,
Americas & Pacific for ALCATEL ONE TOUCH. "Being the exclusive mobile phone
partner for Marvel's Iron Man 3 is a good example of the increased popularity
of the brand's premier Android devices, including the ONE TOUCH Idol and Idol

As part of the ALCATEL ONE TOUCH USA promotional plans, the company is not
only offering the red carpet opportunity on their Facebook site, but will also
have an exclusive retail promotion with RadioShack featuring the existing
ALCATEL Authority smartphone from April 14 – May 11. The offer will include a
pair of movie tickets, with qualifying device purchase, to watch Marvel's Iron
Man 3 after it hits theaters on May 3.

The ONE TOUCH Idol, weighing in at 110 grams, makes it the lightest smartphone
in its category. The device's ultra-slim form factor has a large and bright
4.7" qHD IPS display, outstanding performance, and rich user experience.

Key Specs for ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Idol:
Lightest smartphone in its category at 110g (3.88oz)
Ultra-slim form factor, measuring 7.9mm thin
Captures high-quality images and HD Video with its 8MP main + 2MP front camera
Includes: Dual Core, 1GHz processor, 4.7" qHD IPS display with Anti-Finger
print coating and 1800mAh battery
Features Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Available in a variety of colors with brushed aluminum finish: Silver, Slate,
Cranberry Pink, Red, Magic Blue, and Mint Green

The ALCATEL ONE TOUCH brand is owned by TCL Communication, an international
multicultural company which designs, develops, and markets globally a growing
range of mobile and Internet devices. One of the fastest growing of the
world's top ten mobile phone manufacturers, TCL Communication makes access to
mobile technology simple, designing their products around individual's
lifestyles, enabling the end users to do more. TCL Communication is a public
company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (2618.HK) and part of TCL
Corporation one of the largest consumer electronics companies in the world.
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About Marvel Entertainment
Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney
Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment
companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a
variety of media over seventy years.Marvel utilizes its character franchises
in entertainment, licensing and publishing. For more information visit

About Marvel's "Iron Man 3"
Marvel's "Iron Man 3" pits brash-but-brilliant industrialist Tony Stark /Iron
Man against an enemy whose reach knows no bounds. When Stark finds his
personal world destroyed at his enemy's hands, he embarks on a harrowing quest
to find those responsible. This journey, at every turn, will test his mettle.
With his back against the wall, Stark is left to survive by his own devices,
relying on his ingenuity and instincts to protect those closest to him. As he
fights his way back, Stark discovers the answer to the question that has
secretly haunted him: does the man make the suit or does the suit make the

Starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Guy Pearce, Rebecca
Hall, Stephanie Szostak, James Badge Dale with Jon Favreauand Ben Kingsley,
Marvel's "Iron Man 3" is directed by Shane Blackfrom a screenplay by Drew
Pearce& Shane Blackand is based on Marvel's iconic Super Hero Iron Man, who
first appeared on the pages of "Tales of Suspense" (#39) in 1963 and had his
solo comic book debut with "The Invincible Iron Man" (#1) in May of 1968.

Marvel's "Iron Man 3" is presented by Marvel Studios in association with
Paramount Pictures and DMG Entertainment. Marvel Studios' President Kevin
Feige is producing and Jon Favreau, Louis D'Esposito, Charles Newirth,
Victoria Alonso, Stephen Broussard, Alan Fine, Stan Lee and Dan Mintz are
executive producers. The film releases May 3, 2013, and is distributed by Walt
Disney Studios Motion Pictures.

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