Alcatel IDOL™ 5
The IDOL™ 5 offers powerful performance and an unparalleled entertainment experience in a value-packed Android smartphone. With a sleek 5.2" Full HD display and dual front-facing speakers, the IDOL 5 is your portable entertainment system. It's perfect for viewing videos, and listening to music on the exclusive Alcatel Music App, integrated with Deezer from Cricket. The fast-charging battery keeps you connected throughout the day. Capture stunning pictures and selfies with the 12MP rear camera and 8MP front camera, both with flash for crystal clear images. The IDOL 5 also comes VR ready for you to enjoy viewing and gaming, optimized with Alcatel's UNI360 goggles (sold separately). All the entertainment you want. All the features you need. All in one phone.
The Alcatel Idol 5 smartphone offers:
- Crisp, clear 5.2" Full HD display for immersive viewing, protected with Corning® Gorilla® Glass
- Octa-core processing power and 4G LTE speed
- Powerful dual cameras, with dual-tone flash and wide-angle imaging
- Dual front-facing speakers with powerful amplifier and equalizer for rich, dynamic sound
- Up to 32GB of user storage, expandable up to an additional 256GB with microSD card (sold separately)
- Fast-charging with MediaTek® Pump Express?+ 2.0 cuts the time it takes to charge your IDOL 5 in half (as compared to conventional charging without Pump Express compatibility).
- Virtual Reality ready for a fun and fully-immersive experience on the Alcatel UNI360 goggles (sold separately)
- HD Voice capable
- Android 7.0 (Nougat)
The IDOL 5 has powerful octa-core processors, up to 32 GB of internal memory, and a fast-charging battery that lets you stay connected throughout the day. Google Assistant responds to voice commands and helps you get through your day with ease. Multi-tasking is easier with split screen so you can view and use two apps at the same time. Google Keep captures what's on your mind. And IDOL 5 is HD voice capable for clearer conversations with reduced background noise and faster data when on a call.
Premium Cameras and Features
Both the 12MP rear and 8MP wide-angle front cameras have LED flash for great pictures in any light. Cinemagraph makes your photos come alive. Get everyone in the shot with Panorama and Panorama Selfie. Plus additional features to add even more personality to your shots.
The NOW key lets you launch your most commonly-used tasks or customize it to fit your style. Snap a quick shot in camera mode, or hold it down for burst shots.
With up to 32GB of user storage, expandable up to 256GB with microSD card (sold separately), there's plenty of room for photos, videos, music and your favorite apps.
Immersive Music Experience
Enjoy all your music in one place with Alcatel Music. You'll get access to over 43 million tracks and on-screen lyrics. Listen and sing along with your friends in high fidelity on the dual front-facing speakers. The IDOL 5 is also optimized for Virtual Reality, pre-loaded with VR Home and VR Store apps for easy access to the best Virtual Reality videos, apps, and games. Enjoy a full suite of premium 360° entertainment. Use with the Alcatel UNI360 goggles (sold separately).
- Android 7.0 (Nougat)
- 5.83" x 2.83" x .30"
Display Size & Type
- 5.2" Full HD (1920 x 1080) w/Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3.0
HD Voice Capable
- Helio P20 / MT6757 Octa-core CPU 2.35GHz
- 2850 mAh with MediaTek® PumpExpress™ + 2.0 for faster charging
Hearing Aid Compatibility
- Rated for hearing aids M4 and T4
Rate Plan Requirements
- Qualifying monthly service plan required