alcatel Idol 2

alcatel Idol 2
  • 5.0" 540x960 pixels
  • 8MP Video recorder
  • 1GB RAM
  • 2000mAh Li-Ion
Released 2014, Q2 128g, 7.3mm thickness Android 4.2, up to 4.4 8GB/16GB storage, microSDHC
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Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
Announced 2014, February. Released 2014, Q2
Status Discontinued
Dimensions 136 x 70 x 7.3 mm (5.35 x 2.76 x 0.29 in)
Weight 128 g (4.52 oz)
SIM Single SIM or Dual SIM (dual stand-by)
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~72.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 540 x 960 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~220 ppi density)
OS Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to 4.4 (KitKat)
CPU Quad-core 1.3 GHz
Card slot microSDHC (dedicated slot)
Internal 8GB 1GB RAM (SS), 16GB 1GB RAM (DS)
Main Camera
Single 8 MP, AF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video Yes
Selfie Camera
Single 2 MP
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
Radio No
USB microUSB 2.0
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass
  Non-removable Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery
Stand-by Up to 550 h (2G) / Up to 600 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 15 h (2G) / Up to 10 h (3G)
Colors Slate, Chocolate, White, Hot pink
Models 6037Y
Price About 200 EUR

User opinions and reviews

  • Nenad

One of the best 2014 phones in this class (6037Y, Idol 2), very stable. Unfortunately, broke my LCD+touch screen, looking for a new one, from Alcatel or Samsung.

  • AnonD-698866

Mine got a huge dead spot across the screen as soon as the 1 year warranty was up. I had to get an rotation app that allowed me to continue to use it. I'm now at the 24 month of ownership and I can barely hear whenever anyone calls me, and it's also ...

  • Frenk

Hi, it`s me again, comenting on my own coment :). I still got the phone, and it`s good. Sure it heats up sometimes but nothing special. Alcatel rules!

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