i bought this phone a month ago..its great and no problem..i dun know why so many bad comment about it...btw looking forward for an update..
Omer, 17 Jan 2014You mean Skype? Yes, no problem.Thanks a lot, one more question, what about the flash problem, how did u deal with it?
is this Smart Phone(Alcatel One Touch Idol X) is better than the Lenovo S820 and Galaxy Grand/Mega?
mazmaz, 16 Jan 2014it seems that someone updated your phone .......maybe you didn't notice ......... the new upda... moreHehheh :-) No, it's still on 01001 (And I'm glad about that, when I read about the problems with 01003. I will definitely not update! :-)). Ps: how did you guys receive the update? OTA? Mine says "up to date" when i check for updates. (I believe you can also get updates through pc with Alcatel software? But haven't tried the software yet, not interested :-)).
Sam, 16 Jan 2014Did any one try any video calls using the front camera ??You mean Skype? Yes, no problem.
AnonD-221274, 05 Jan 2014I'm from Egypt and i have the same problem , did you find any solution for it ? do u found a solution for this yet ?
chedsabahmalaysia, 16 Jan 2014Hi. When did you get your 01003 update.? Here in Malaysia, my self and few of my web pals stil... moreabout a month ago ........ and that update turned the camera to a piece of shit ......the photos at night with the flash ON are completely dark .......... I began to hate the name ALCATEL or TCL because of that update .....really I don't recommend this phone to any one because of the very bad company ALCATEL even if the hardware are good but still very stupid company and engineers ......
mazmaz, 15 Jan 2014you are mistaken it was 4.2.1 0100 and thare was 3 updates first 4.2.1 1001 and 4.2.2 1002 the... moreHi. When did you get your 01003 update.? Here in Malaysia, my self and few of my web pals still with the 01001 firmware..
AnonD-224691, 16 Jan 2014hi guys, my alcatel one touch idol x freeze, how to solve this problem, i don know how to open... morekeep pushing the power button for 10 seconds and it will automatically restart
hi guys, my alcatel one touch idol x freeze, how to solve this problem, i don know how to open the case and pull out the battery
Omer, 15 Jan 2014I'm still on 4.2.2-01001, but yesterday and today I also had flash problems a coupe of times: ... moreit seems that someone updated your phone .......maybe you didn't notice ......... the new update looks like a virus spreading all over Egypt hahahaha
I'm still on 4.2.2-01001, but yesterday and today I also had flash problems a coupe of times: first the flash, then the picture is taken. So picture becomes too dark. Weird, never had this before.
All was good and awesome..fast processing..camera.sound also working as usual..but im having a bit problem..the 'back' button...sometimes no respond..whos facing like this problem?...and how to fix that without send it to warranty?..
AnonD-224162, 15 Jan 2014@OMG , why not ? what u mean bu ruined ? is there is any other issues ? plz explain more Camera doesnt work properly... Flash is ruined. Phone lost its smoothness totaly... Its much slower now. Im so pissed u have no idea
Anonymous, 15 Jan 2014Idol x has never been updated so far. It is 4.2.2 out of the box, and it doesn't have problem ... moreyou are mistaken it was 4.2.1 0100 and thare was 3 updates first 4.2.1 1001 and 4.2.2 1002 then the last 4.2.2 01003 and that last one made the camera very bad because it takes the photos without light even if the flash is on so the photos are completely dark and i know this is software issue but it means that the engineers in that company are very stupid
Omg, 14 Jan 2014Maaannn dont buy it! Trust meee! 4.2.2 ruined it totalyy@OMG , why not ? what u mean bu ruined ? is there is any other issues ? plz explain more
AnonD-224162, 14 Jan 2014did anyone amended the issue with the camera flash light sync , please advise cuz im on my way... moreIdol x has never been updated so far. It is 4.2.2 out of the box, and it doesn't have problem you described. Update to kitkat is expected in 2014.