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Alcatel OneTouch Hero

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PA Rating - 8.7
Posted: 04 Sep 2013
Market Status: Announced

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSAndroid (4.2)  
Dimensions6.24 x 3.17 x 0.33 inches (158.5 x 80.6 x 8.5 mm)  
Weight6.26 oz (178 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (137 g)
  
Display
Physical size6.0 inches  
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

367 ppi  
Technology

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

IPS LCD  
Colors16 777 216  
TouchscreenMulti-touch  
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Oleophobic coating  
Camera
Camera13 megapixels  
FlashLED  
FeaturesAutofocus  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)  
Front-facing camera2 megapixels  
Hardware
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Quad core, 1500 MHz  
Graphics processorYes  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

2048 MB RAM  
Built-in storage8 GB  
Maximum User Storage5.6 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB  
Battery
Talk time20.00 hours
the average is 12 h (746 min)
  
Stand-by time25.0 days (600 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Talk time (3G)18.00 hours
the average is 13 h (769 min)
  
Stand-by time (3G)16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 21 days (502 h)
  
Capacity3400 mAh  
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback  
RadioFM, Stereo, RDS  
SpeakersEarpiece, Loudspeaker  
YouTube playerYes  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportYouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+  
Technology
GSM850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz  
UMTS900, 2100 MHz  
DataHSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 11 Mbit/s, EDGE, GPRS  
Micro SIMYes  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS  
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n  
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
OtherNFC, DLNA, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync  
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass  
ProjectorSeparate accessory  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording  
Shopping information
AccessoriesCharger, USB cable, Headset and Quick start guide  

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