Alcatel IDOL 5 vs Alcatel ONYX

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Display

Display size

5.2 inches
5.5 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
720 x 1440 pixels

Pixel density

424 ppi
293 ppi

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

69.05 %
77.80 %

Features

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Dragontrail), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
2 megapixels

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.65 μm

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

Autofocus, Flash
 

Design

Dimensions

5.83 x 2.83 x 0.30 inches (148.1 x 71.9 x 7.6 mm)
5.76 x 2.7 x 0.32 inches (146.3 x 68.6 x 8.1 mm)

Weight

5.19 oz (147 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Plastic

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Gray
Black

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Hardware & Performance

System chip

MediaTek Helio P20 MT6757
MediaTek MT6739

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 16 nm
Quad-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

Mali-T880 MP2
PowerVR GE8100

RAM

2 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

32 GB
32 GB

Maximum User Storage

23 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat)
Android (8.1 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

Yes
USB 2.0

Connector

USB Type-C (reversible)
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging
Mass storage device

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer

Other

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 12, 30
Bands 2, 4, 5, 12, 14

UMTS

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Battery

Capacity

2850 mAh
3000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
 

Charging

Yes
 

Talk time

23.80 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
25.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

 
16.4 days (394 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Talk time (3G)

18.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)
15.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

21.0 days (504 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)
15.6 days (375 hours)
the average is 25 days (611 h)

Talk time (4G)

 
8 hours

Stand-by time (4G)

 
11.7 days (281 hours)
the average is 24 days (575 h)

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

May 18, 2017
 

FCC ID value: 2ACCJA021 link
 

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.43 W/kg
 

Body

1.05 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.52 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.05 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

Headset, Charger, SIM tool, quick guide, leaflet
 

MSRP price

$ 199
$ 120
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