Alcatel OT-808: Pretty and patronizing in pink

This isn't the first QWERTY clamshell mobile phone we've ever seen, but it is possibly the first to be square rather than rectangular.

Alcatel OT-808
The Alcatel OT-808 will be available on a pay-as-you-go-basis, exclusive to Europe's Carphone Warehouse. No word whether it's headed to the U.S. Alcatel

All the single ladies (all the single ladies), put your hands up for the Alcatel OT-808.

It isn't the first QWERTY clamshell mobile phone we've ever seen, but it is possibly the first to be square rather than rectangular. In fact, it looks almost exactly like a make-up compact. That's probably what Alcatel had in mind, because the OT-808 is "designed exclusively for women." Squee!

Read more of " Alcatel OT-808: If you like it you can give us a ring on it " at Crave UK.

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Rich Trenholm is a senior editor at CNET where he covers everything from phones to bionic implants. Based in London since 2007, he has travelled the world seeking out the latest and best consumer technology for your enjoyment.

 

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