The Alcatel OneTouch GO PLAY is an Android smartphone that features: a 5-inch 720p display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable storage. The OneTouch GO Play has an 8 megapixel auto-focus camera on the back, as well as a 5 megapixel front camera. And a 2500mAh battery powers the device. It is in style to the Alcatel OneTouch Pop Star with its colorful design and many different configurations of said colors (up to eight colors). Of course, this smartphone is designed for toughness/resistance. The Go Play is able to withstand drops from up to 1.5 meters and it is resistant to both dust and water (IP67).
There is no doubt that the main attraction of the Alcatel OneTouch Go Play lies in its design. Alcatel uses rounded shape and a casual touch that appeal to a young audience, especially with the OneTouch Go Play’s raw color. Users can choose from eight different color configurations, with the housing in orange, dark green, lime green, red, dark gray, blue/orange, pink and azure blue. A nice selection to choose from. Making it one of the most varied smartphones. But above all, the strength of this model is its robust construction. The OneTouch Go Play should be able to withstand falls of up to 1.5 meters high and has been prepared to be resistant to both dust and water. Specifically, it has IP67 certification with which the Go Play Smartphone should be able survive in up to a meter of water for up to thirty minutes without any damage. The connection ports are protected with a flange to avoid water leaks. The full dimensions of the Go Play are 143.3 x 73.3 x 9.2 mm.
With regard to the Alcatel OneTouch Go Play’s screen, Alcatel uses a TFT panel with a size of 5 inches. This format has almost become a standard in many mid-range (and even entry level smartphones) market releases. The OneTouch Go supports HD resolution of 1,280 x 720 pixels, with a pixel density of 293 dots per inch. The Alcatel smartphone offers medium level details that will seamlessly work well for normal usage of apps, games and simple navigation.Alcatel OneTouch Go Play
With regard to photography, the OneTouch Go Play uses an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and auto-focus. In addition, this lens supports optical image stabilization for both video and photos, which makes for a very interesting feature, especially for those of us with shaky hands.. As expected, you will be able to record video in 1080p high resolution. In the front, there is 5 megapixel camera for both selfies and videoconferencing. But above all, one of the most interesting features of these cameras is the ability to take photos and videos underwater by using a physical button.
Power, Storage, Memory
To operate, the Alcatel OneTouch Go Play uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor with a power of 1.2 GHz per core, along with a RAM of 1 GB. This is a fairly simple set, that can fall short if you’re used to using numerous open processes simultaneously. As to the internal memory, it has 8 GB. Once we account for the space dedicated to the operating system itself and preinstalled applications, that leaves 4 GB of space to store our files. If you need more capacity, you can use MicroSD memory card up to 32 GB.
Operating System and Applications
The operating system chosen for the Alcatel OneTouch Go Play is Android 5.0 Lollipop. This version of the Google OS has received a major face-lift with a strong commitment to a more intuitive user interface for easier handling. There are also some improvements in areas such as the notification system, switching between open apps & battery management. Alcatel also wanted to put on a few of their own software and various third-party applications such as Vine or Periscope, Android apps that are oriented toward young audiences.
The Alcatel OneTouch Go Play is compatible with 4G networks with high-speed transfer rates up to 150 Mbps. As usual, you can also connect to the Internet via WiFi to save mobile data. Other connections include Bluetooth & GPS. Physical connections include a microUSB port to charge and transfer files and a mini-jack port for headphones and speakers. The smartphone works hand in hand with the Alcatel OneTouch Go Watch. Offering extra features and functionality.Alcatel OneTouch Go Play Rear Camera
This Alcatel OneTouch Go Play uses a battery of 2,500 milliamps. According to official data from Alcatel, this should give us capacity for a talk time of 8.3 hours and up to 55 hours of music playback.
The official Alcatel OneTouch Go Play price is not yet known.
In short, the Alcatel OneTouch Go Play is a smartphone that bases much of its appeal on its design, with a robust format that resists falls up to 1.5 meters high, as well as dust and water. The OneTouch Go Play also has a variety of colors to suit the tastes of each user. A flashy smartphone with minimal performance with regard to processor and RAM. Check out our other Alcatel Smartphones.
- Big display (5.0 inches)
- High-resolution display (720 x 1280 pixels)
- Fast mobile data support (4G)
- Water-resistant phone
- Too little RAM memory (1024 MB RAM)
Alcatel OneTouch Go Play full specifications review
|Model||Alcatel OneTouch Go Play|
|Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
5 point pressure
|Dimensions||143.3 x 73.3 x 9.2 mm|
|Materials||Interchangeable polycarbonate housing|
|Colors||dark, red, dark green, orange, blue, blue, lime green, orange and pink gray|
|Water resistance||Yes. IP67 dust and water. Also shockproof to falls of up to 1.5 meters|
|Flash||Yes, LED flash|
|Video||Full HD recording|
|Features||EIS picture and video
Recording and capture underwater
|Formats||MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple Lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI, MPEG4, H.263, H.264|
|OS||Android 5.0 Lollipop|
|Extra applications||Google applications (Gmail, Hangouts, Chrome, etc.)
|CPU Processor||410 Snapdragon processor quad-core 1.2 Ghz|
|Graphics processor (GPU)||Adreno 306|
|Internal memory||8 GB (4 GB available)|
|Extension||Yes, MicroSD card up to 32 GB|
|Mobile network||3G / 4G
LTE B1 / 3/7/8/20
|Wifi||WiFi 802.11 b / g / n|
|Audio||3.5 mm minijack|
|Others||Lets you create WiFi, WiFi Direct hotspots,|
Charge in four hours
|In standby||500 hours|
|Duration in use||8.3 hours of conversation
55 hours of music