Featuring high-end specs, a USB Type-C port and access to Letv's huge catalog of streaming entertainment, the Le 1 Pro Superphone will head to the US later this year.
Known for its budget phones, Alcatel OneTouch now intends to compete against the likes of Apple and Samsung, an Alcatel executive tells CNET.
The waterproof 5-inch handset is expected to cost around $600 and is equipped with a 21-megapixel camera and up to 256GB of expandable storage.
Already available in China and heading to the US, the Le 1 Pro Superphone is equipped with a 5.5-inch display and access to Letv's streaming video services.
Coming to the US later this year after an initial launch in China, the Le 1 Pro Superphone features a 5.5-inch display, a 13-megapixel camera and access to LeTV's inventory of movies, shows, and live events.
The smartphone war in the US is due to heat up soon with LG's new G3 flagship coming to US networks this summer.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 is Samsung's latest superphone, packing some familiar specs, along with a heart rate monitor.
The Korean giant is reportedly working on a super-expensive phone called the Samsung Galaxy F -- and it's got one in the works with a curved screen.
The carrier will offer a crimson model of the popular flagship smartphone plus kick off a linked buy-one-get-one promotion.
The Korean phone maker launches its latest flagship smartphone with hopes that the gadget's impressive specs can stand up to the best from Apple and Samsung.