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Alcatel U5

Alcatel U5
Brand: Alcatel
Category: Mobile
  • CPU: Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53
  • RAM: 1GB RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB
  • Display: Multitouch up to 2 fingers, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Camera: 5 MP, LED flash
  • Battery: 2050 mAh, Non-removable Li-Ion battery

Alcatel U5 - Specs


  • Announced
    2017, February


  • OS
    Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Dimensions
    140.7 x 71.8 x 10 mm
  • Weight
  • SIM
    Dual-SIM, Dual Standby (micro-SIM)
  • Color
    Black, White


  • CPU
    Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53
  • Chipset
    Mediatek MT6737M
  • GPU


  • 2G Band
    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 (both sims)
  • 3G Band
    HSPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G Band
    LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)


  • Type
    Multitouch up to 2 fingers, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size
    5.0 inches
  • Resolution
    480 x 854 pixels
  • Multitouch
    Yes, up to 2 fingers


  • Capacity
    2050 mAh, Non-removable Li-Ion battery


  • Primary
    5 MP, LED flash
  • Features
    Geo-tagging, face detection, HDR, panorama, touch focus,
  • Video
  • Front
    2 MP


  • WLAN
    Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth
    4.2, with A2DP, LE
  • GPS
    Yes, with A-GPS
  • NFC
  • USB
    microUSB 2.0
  • Radio
    With RDS


  • Sensors
  • Messaging
    SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, Instant Message
  • Browser
  • Extra
    Photo/video editor, Document viewer, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, Document viewer, MP4 player, MP3 player, YouTube, Google Talk


  • Internal
    8 GB built-in 1 GB RAM
  • Card slot
    microSD with up to 32 GB


  • Alert types
    MP3, WAV ringtones, Vibration
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm jack

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

5.6 2.8 1
  • Design 6 / 10
  • Display 7 / 10
  • Battery 6 / 10
  • Camera 4 / 10
  • Connectivity 6 / 10
  • Features 6 / 10
  • Performance 5 / 10
  • Multimedia 5 / 10
  • Usability 5 / 10

The innovative selfie phone by Alcatel has been launched by the name Alcatel U5. It is an extremely low cost affordable smartphone for the people of Pakistan and it surely will have a major share in the Pakistani mobile market. Many people in Pakistan are unable to afford high end mobiles because of the huge cost but Alcatel has introduced many entry level smartphone with amazing features but at a reasonable cost.

Likewise, Alcatel U5 is another quality entry-level, low ranged smartphone that is built with some amazing selfie features to capture your moment to the fullest. The build, design and all Alcatel US specifications are just worth the money. Alcatel U5 has managed to receive some good reviews and nice, decent ratings from many well-known technology bloggers.

Alcatel U5 in Pakistan

A very popular and highly sought out device, Alcatel U5 price was $120 on release. The availability of Alcatel U5 in Pakistan is a bit difficult and only few stores have this stock. Alcatel U5 price in Pakistan, therefore, might vary.

Alcatel U5 can only be found in large mobile stores in the major mobile markets of the cities, not commonly in every store.

Alcatel U5 Features

Alcatel U5 specifications are no less than any other mid-ranged android smartphone. Alcatel U5 features have enough potential to stay in the Pakistani mobile market with a major share. It of course the so many high tech features present in high end mobile phones because it is simply just not made for it. The main target of the phone are those who just want to have a nice smartphone with simple features to operate.


Alcatel U5 features some nice curves at the edges with a micro textured back cover that is easy to grip on. The mobile although has no glass or metal finishes but is yet an elegant phone to look at. It feels just right in the hand. The weight to body ratio is also perfect without straining the hand or making single handed use difficult.

Processor and performance

Alcatel U5 is powered by a quad-core 1.1 GHz processor and has a MediaTek MT6737M chipset. The mobile’s operating system is Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). The mobile does not offer very speedy operations but provides a smooth experience. Some heavy apps might take a few seconds to open but he delay is not much noticeable.


The rear camera is 5 MP with a decent sized aperture to capture your moment while the front facing camera is of 2 MP and has some amazing features that will enable the users to produce good quality images and make some nice editing.


The mobile comes with a 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal memory. Although the memory does not seem too much but is enough for the mobile operations. Moreover, there is an option for expanding the memory as well.

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