Both LUME AND GO FI are available this month at TELUS stores across Canada,
with LUME also available from Koodo at select retailers
IRVINE, CA, Oct. 6, 2016 /CNW/ - Alcatel - the number four mobile phone manufacturer in North Americai - today announced the availability this month of its latest smartphone and mobile broadband device for customers across Canada with the launch of LUME and GO FI exclusively at TELUS. Offering the perfect amount of simplicity for smartphone users, LUME covers all the basics at a very wallet-friendly price. And with GO FI, customers get the perfect amount of connectivity in a compact and lightweight Wi-Fi hotspot, so staying connected wherever they go is a breeze. Both LUME and GO FI will be available at TELUS, with LUME also available at Koodo Shops. GO FI will be available beginning October 7, with LUME available beginning October 12.
"Staying connected should be simple and affordable to all consumers, and with the introduction of LUME and GO FI to Canada with TELUS and Koodo, we're continuing our mission of making great technology accessible to all," said Steve Cistulli, President and General Manager for Alcatel, North America.
Alcatel LUME: The Perfect Amount of Simplicity
Featuring a pocket-friendly 4-inch display, the LUME offers a dependable smartphone experience without breaking the bank. Powered by a quad-core processor, the LUME also delivers smooth multitasking for browsing the web, checking social media or catching up on emails. And with an efficient all-day battery, the LUME won't leave you constantly looking for a place to charge up. LUME is also loaded with exclusive Polaroid filters, so you can snap and customize your photos with ease thanks to 17 different effects and 13 styles of frames to choose from.
Alcatel GO FI: The Perfect Amount of Connectivity
Enjoy reliable 4G LTE data wherever the road takes you with the compact and lightweight Alcatel GO FI. With download speeds of up to 150 Mbps and the ability to connect up to 15 different Wi-Fi enabled devices, the GO FI offers an easy to use and secure way to have Wi-Fi connectivity with you. Supported by Alcatel Onetouch Smart Link application that is available for both iOS and Android devices, you can easily easily manage your connections, track data consumption, read and write SMS messages, manage user access, and change network settings. GO FI also comes with a robust battery that supports up to seven hours of continuous use.
For more information and full product specifications on the LUME and GO-FI, please visit Alcatel's website.
About Alcatel Mobile Devices
TCL Communication designs, develops and markets a diversified range of mobile devices in more than 160 countries under the Alcatel brand. Currently the No. 4 mobile handset manufacturer in North America, Alcatel branded devices from TCL Communication deliver innovative, feature-rich experiences that make access to today's mobile technology simple; offering a diverse portfolio of value-packed products equipped with the technology people want most.
TCL Communication is a wholly owned company of TCL Corporation, one of the largest consumer electronics companies in the world. Alcatel is a trademark of Alcatel-Lucent used under license by TCL Communication. For more information on Alcatel mobile devices, please visit Alcatel's website.
i Based on company data and IDC's reporting for North America as of Q2 2016.
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