I'm kinda impressed with Alcatel Idol 3 because of it's cheap price and it's features. Which I don't like is the battery easily drain even if you don't use it and it's very laggy. It becomes too hot often.
Excellent Excellent Excellent idol 3 5.5 32gb for this price 560sr (KSA) I bought 1 week back all function excellent I am calling daily video call 1 HRS no heating problem, youtube watching 1 HRS tested no heating, sound quality tested with Samsung s7 & iphone 6 idol 3 excellent overall fine.
Ivan, 07 Jun 2016Guys I have a problem my phone suddenly shut down while it was in my pocket.When I tried to st... moreMy phone did the exact same thing and I have only had it for 6 months. Luckily, it is still under warranty. And the company Alcatel is sending me another one but they assume it is because of a virus and the other thing is it also damged my sim card and sd card as well. :(
To change from WiFi to LTE anda LTE to wifi, the phone do KOT response, i have to show off, very slowly, very bad celphone.
Has anyone received Marshmallow update on their phone yet? (5.5) If yes what's good and bad about it so far? I'm also concerned about battery life.
I got the idol 3 5.5 32gb just a few weeks backs...though it has more than 10 gb of internal storage free...the phone is awe fully slow, doesn't responds at times & stutters a lot...Anyone knows how to fix this
Anonymous, 28 May 2016You clearly grabbed one of the few, rare factory defective phones of this model. Instead of... moreBad phone, first one I got was broken right outta the store, second one, the screen cracked on the bottom in my pocket and I had to flip if everytime I needed to touch that part.
had this phone for over 8 months screen got cracked down the middle does not respond is it easily repaired?
AnonD-543181, 30 May 2016so when do you think marshmallow update will be released? someone here says (at the end of may... moreAsking support, I received the following answer: "we inform you that our development department has not announced a release date of an update to a superior version of Android for your Alcatel IDOL 3." I wouldn't hold my breath.
Anyway, nice device overall.
Guys I have a problem my phone suddenly shut down while it was in my pocket.When I tried to start it the phone just blocked but the funny thing is that it's not blocked I mean you know when you turn it on it writes "Alcatel Onetouch" and then the title changes to "Smart move" and usually after that there is android logo and the phone starts but my phone just repeat "Alcatel Onetouch" and "Smart move" any suggestionst.