Alcatel has announced three new Feature phones, dubbed Alcatel 3026, Alcatel 3025 and Alcatel 2003 in Italy. Alcatel 3026 is specially designed for senior citizens, looking for security and ease of use; Alcatel 3025 is the basic version of 3026 for those who already know how to use the technology well enough, and the Alcatel 2003 is a simple feature phone for users who approach technology for the first time.
Alcatel 3026 is a Flip phone designed to be easy and intuitive to use, especially by senior citizens. The phone is equipped with a large 2.8-inch screen and an ergonomic keyboard with large buttons, compatibility with hearing aids and integrates the SOS button useful in emergencies.
It can be stored up to 10 contacts in SOS emergency, makes an automatic call to the first contact on the list informing you that the user needs help. If the first contact does not answer, the phone automatically sends a text message and then moves on to call to the next contacts until a reply is received.
Since senior citizens may find it difficult to connect the charger via a traditional USB cable – you must be careful to place the cable in the right direction – the Alcatel 3026 battery is recharged by connecting the phone to its charging base, which It is included in the sales package.
Alcatel 3026 is also designed for users who have hearing problems, who can connect hearing aids M4 / T4 (highest score on the market) to the phone, so they can raise their hearing aid without interference and, also reduce the background noise.
Alcatel 3026 has a large ergonomic soft keyboard to make typing simpler and has a single screen function that allows you to scroll through the various items, instead of seeing many small icons for each section. The handset also offers quick access to some features such as favorite contacts, messages and the flashlight function, accessible at the touch of a finger. Alcatel 3026 also has a 2MP camera with LED flash and Bluetooth 2.1 wireless connectivity.
Alcatel 3026 feature phone will be available in select markets at €79.90 in Metallic Gray and Metallic Silver color options.
Alcatel 3025 is the basic version of Alcatel 3026, it is also a flip phone for those who already know how to use the technology well enough and has no special security requirements (it does not have the SOS button nor the charging base). Alcatel 3025 has a 2.8-inch display, ergonomic keyboard with large buttons for better usability, 2MP camera (interpolated at 3.2MP), expandable micro SD memory up to 32GB.
Alcatel 3025 has been priced at €49.90 and it comes in Metallic Gray and Metallic Blue color options.
Alcatel 2003 is a simple feature phone with 10.3mm thickness, a 2.4-inch display, modern design with chrome finishes. Alcatel 2003 is a device for users who approach technology for the first time and is offered in Metallic Blue and Dark Gray color options at a price of €24.90 in Italy.