ALCATEL ONETOUCH Launches Two New Affordable Smartphones With T-Mobile

    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™

PR Newswire

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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.


"Introducing these two new smartphones to the U.S. through our partnership
with T-Mobile is a win-win for consumers who are looking to get a
value-focused smartphone with America's Un-carrier," said Steve Cistulli,
Senior Vice President of North America for ALCATEL ONETOUCH. "The release of
these two devices also represents our continued commitment and growth in North
America, and why we are now one of the fastest-growing smartphone
manufacturers in the U.S.^1"

The Fierce 2 offers the perfect balance of premium features and easy-to-use
design for users looking to purchase an affordable smartphone without
compromising on what they need most to stay connected. As the follow-up to the
popular Fierce launched with T-Mobile last year, the Fierce 2 comes with a
large 5-inch qHD display giving consumers more screen for their money, making
multi-tasking easier and playing media more enjoyable. The phone also runs
Android KitKat 4.4 for a simple smartphone experience, allowing users to do
more including voice commands through Google Now. The Fierce 2 also has a Full
HD 5MP main camera with popular creative features like HDR (High Dynamic
Range), Panorama and Burst Shot; with an added effects suite so users can
edit, crop and enhance their photos in just a few easy steps.

Key features of the Fierce 2 include:

  oSpacious 5"qHD display
  o1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm^® Snapdragon™ processor
  oAndroid KitKat 4.4
  o5MP Full HD auto-focus main camera + VGA front camera
  oSlim form factor at just 9.9mm thick
  o1GB of RAM + 4GB of storage (expandable up to 32GB with MicroSD)
  o2000mAH battery for up to 6 hours of talk time and 350 hours of standby

Featuring a compact, comfortable design, the Evolve 2 gives users a simple
entry-level smartphone experience at an extremely wallet-friendly price.
Upgrading both the processor and Android operating system from the Evolve
launched last year with T-Mobile, the all-new Evolve 2 is made for users
looking to upgrade to a smartphone that will seamlessly run all their favorite
apps while staying connected on-the-go. This intuitive smartphone comes with a
4-inch display, and is ready to go out of the box, with easy-to-use voice
commands and pre-configured home screens that feature essential apps and
widgets loaded directly onto them for ease of use.

Key features of the Evolve 2 include:

  o4" WVGA display
  o1.3GHz dual-core processor
  oAndroid KitKat 4.4
  o5MP main camera + VGA front camera
  o512MB of RAM + 4GB of storage (expandable up to 32GB with MicroSD)
  o1400mAH battery for up to 6 hours of talk time and 350 hours of standby

"At T-Mobile, we're industry leaders when it comes to blazing new trails that
provide more bang for your buck. Whether it's our industry firsts like Music
Freedom or Simple Global, the Un-carrier is providing value for consumers on
all fronts, including device selection," said Jason Young, Senior Vice
President of Marketing at T-Mobile. "We love breaking new ground, and that's
why we're excited to be the first to launch the ALCATEL ONETOUCH Fierce 2 and
Evolve 2 in the U.S."

For more information on the ALCATEL ONETOUCH Fierce 2 and Evolve 2, please
visit: or 

ALCATEL ONETOUCH is a brand within 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.

For 20 years now, the ALCATEL brand has brought consistent innovation and
quality in mobile telephony to the widest audience. The ONETOUCH smartphone
product line is leveraging on that expertise bringing unique products, priced
to be accessible to all. For more information, please visit

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Limited. ONETOUCH, Idol™, POP™ and POP Icon™ are trademarks of TCT Mobile
Limited. Copyright ©2014 TCT Mobile Limited. All rights reserved.

^1 Strategy Analytics, Global Smartphone Vendor Market Share by Region: Q2
2014 (August 2014)

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Contact: Jason Gerdon, ALCATEL ONETOUCH, Phone: 949.245.9913, Email:; Martin McBride, T-Mobile, Phone:
253.508.2685, Email:
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