9/1/2011 1:21:58 PM
O2 gets Alcatel OT-990 exclusive
O2 has announced the latest addition to its low-cost handset range, the Alcatel OT-990, after securing an exclusive deal with the manufacturer.
The OT-990 features a 3.5-inch capacitive touch-screen, Wi-Fi, GPS, front-facing VGA camera, five-megapixel camera with auto-focus and flash as well as social networking integration.
The device will launch with Android 2.2 Froyo, with an upgrade to 2.3 Gingerbread expected later in the year.
Alcatel UK and Ireland country director William Paterson said: ‘We position our product to bring aspirational feature sets and design to new price points. We wanted to provide consumers with the opportunity to access an up to date Android handset, at an affordable price.’
The Alcatel OT-990 is available to buy exclusively from O2 stores and via the O2 website for £99.99.