Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines Price is Php 6,190 via Lazada PH Flash Sale : Unboxing, Antutu Benchmark Score, Complete Specs

Today - October 8, 2015, at exactly 12 o'clock in the afternoon, Lazada Philippines will launch the much-awaited 2nd wave of its Alcatel Flash 2 sale!

So if you weren't able to catch this handset during the initial run or if you took time trying to decide if it's the right smartphone for you, now is your time to grab it via the TechPinas Recommended Alcatel Flash 2 Lazada Offer!

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines

On the outside, Flash2 sports a 5-inch HD IPS panel with Miravision Display Technology that automatically enhances picture display quality by giving you freedom to select the desired viewing options. This brilliant screen serves as a face for the phone's rather attractive body, which is - frankly - reminiscent of Sony Ericsson Xperia handsets of old.

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines

At its heart, Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2 runs its near-vanilla Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with a 64-Bit Octa Core 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex A53 and Mali-T720 GPU based MediaTek MT6753 chipset that's complemented by 2GB of RAM and 16GB of ROM that you can beef up using the microSD card expansion slot. This combo is already good for a handset donning such SRP.

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines

But if there's anything about this phone that Alcatel is particularly proud of, it would definitely be its imaging capabilities. Heck, Flash 2 even has a dedicated camera hardware button on the side that immediately tells the user that it's made to snap shots.

At the back, the handset's 13 MegaPixel gSight camera module features an ISOCELL sensor by Samsung, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), f/2.0 aperture for enhanced low-light performance, Dual RealTone LED flash, and an 80° Wide angle 5P Lens with blue glass optical filter. It also supports 4x Digital zoom and only takes 0.3 seconds to focus on a subject. According to Alcatel, the combination of these specs represents leading edge camera technology that can be used to capture the user's view of the world in crisp and brilliant images.

Crafted for users who love to take selfies, Flash2 is equipped with a 5 MegaPixel autofocus front-facing Profile Cam with Soft LED flash allowing the user to take self-portraits even in low to zero lighting conditions. Furthermore, the shooter has a larger ¼” OV5648 Sensor, 1.4μ㎡ pixel size, f/2.2 aperture, 84° wide angle, and Beauty Mode which all work together to give you attractive selfies that are instantly ready for sharing on Facebook or Instagram.

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines
Here's the complete retail package that you'll get for Php 6,190. Joining the unit in the box are the travel charger, standard earphones, microUSB to USB cable, Quick Start Guide, free faux leather window case, and free screen protector.

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines
This is the Volcanic Grey version. I'm not sure if you can see it in the photo but the back cover has a 'sandstone' finish, which doesn't only feel great to the touch but also adds friction when you hold the phone so it won't easily slip your grasp.

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines
The back plate is removable, giving you access to the dual microSIM slots and the microSD card memory expansion slot. The 3,000 mAh battery is non-removable, though.

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines
The combination of Alcatel Flash 2's internal specifications as well as software optimizations give the phone an Antutu Benchmark Score in the range of 35,000 to 37,000, reflecting the fact that it can 3D games smoothly and deliver a stutter-free overall mobile experience. I got 36,452 when I ran the test on the phone this morning.

Alcatel Flash 2 Philippines

At Php 6,190, I think Alcatel Flash 2 is already a steal. I find its design quite elegant -- and it's actually a capable cameraphone. Lovin' the dedicated button for snapping shots. I would advise you, however, to download YouCamPerfect to capture even better looking selfies. Off hand, I recommend this smartphone. Just go ahead and get it!

TechPinas Smartphone Technical Specs Table (TSTST)
Name Alcatel OneTouch Flash 2
Type Slate Form Factor (Full Touchscreen)
Price Category Midrange
Weight TBD
Available Colors Volcanic Grey, Mica White
Operating System Android 5.1 Lollipop
Display 5-inch 1280 x 720 HD Display
5 Point Multi-touch Capacitive Touchscreen
IPS LCD Technology
178° Viewing angle
MiraVision Image Technology
294 Pixels Per Inch
Processor 64-Bit Octa Core 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex A53 CPU, Mali-T720 GPU, MediaTek MT6753 chipset
Internal Storage 16 GB ROM, expandable via microSD card slot supporting up to 128GB
Camera gSight Rear Camera:
13 Megapixels
Samsung S5K3M2 ISOCELL Sensor
Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF)
f/2.0 aperture
4x Digital zoom
0.3 seconds to focus
80° Wide angle
5P Lens with blue glass optical filter
Manual settings
Dual RealTone LED Flash
Edit features
Panaroma Mode
Multi Angle Mode
Smile detection
Time-lapse Mode
Super fine pixel Mode
Track Mode
Live Photo Mode
PIP Mode

Profile Cam Front Camera:
5 Megapixels
Larger ¼” OV5648 Sensor
1.4μ㎡ pixel size
f/2.2 Aperture
V Gesture recognition
Beauty Mode
84° Wide Angle
Soft Light Front LED flash
Multi Angle Mode
Front panaroma Mode
Time-lapse Mode
PIP Mode
Live Photo Mode
Smile detection
Video Capture Main: FHD 1080P video recording @30fps
Time-lapse interval
Noise Reducation

HD for front camera (TBC)
Audio and Video Playback Video: MPEG-4, H.264, H.263, VP8, RV7-10, Xvid, WMV9
Video File Format: *.3gp, *.mp4, *.m4a, *.rm, *.rmvb, *.wmv
Image Codec: PNG, GIF (Static only), JPEG, BMP
Image File Format: *.png, *.gif (Static only), *.jpeg, *.bmp

Audio Codec: MP3, MIDI, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, AAC-LC, FLAC, WMA2-9, RA
Audio File Format: *.mp3, *.mid, *.amr, *.3gp, *.mp4, *.m4a, *.wav,*.ogg, *.ra
Ports microUSB v2.0, 3.5 mm audio jack
Connectivity 150Mbps Maximum Download, 50Mbps Upload Speed via LTE (Base on actual network status)
42Mbps Maximum Download, 11Mbps Upload Speed via HSPA+(Base on actual network status)
WiFi 802.11b/g/n, Maximum 150mbps
Bluetooth 4.0
GPS Yes, with GLONASS and A-GPS
FM Radio Yes
Sensors G-sensor
Proximity and Light sensor
Network FDD LTE: B1/B3/B7 TDD LTE: B40
UMTS/HSPA+: 850/900/2100MHz
GSM: 850/900/1800/1900MHz
SIM Card Type Dual microSIM
Battery Non-removable 3,000 mAh battery
Uptime Talk time: Up to 25 hours on 2G
FHD Video playback: Up to 5 hours
Music playing: Up to 30 hours
Standby time: Up to 25 days (600 hours)
Value-Added Features Good imaging capabilities
Dedicated camera button
Smart wake
Alphabet Recognition
Click Clear
Face detection camera feature
Gesture capture selfie Feature
Quick shot
Burst shot up to 99 picutres
Announcement Philippines: September 22, 2015
Availability September 2015
October 8, 2015 ~ Lazada PH Flash Sale, 2nd Wave
Price Official: Php 6,190 via Lazada PH