While high-end smartphones are always popular, there are plenty of people who might prefer a mid-range handset that can stand up to everyday bumps and scrapes plus a bit more. The Alcatel GO PLAY is a rugged phone that comes with a free case and a competitive price. If this sounds like it could be what you’re looking for, read on.
The Alcatel GO PLAY is shock, dust, and water-resistant and meets IP67 certification standards. That means it will be able to withstand taking underwater shots when you go swimming. If you’re an outdoors person, always active, or just plain clumsy, this phone could be a good option for you.
Specifications include a 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor, a 5-inch display with HD resolution of 1280 x 720 featuring DragonTrail glass, and 2GB of RAM. Further Alcatel GO PLAY specs include 16GB of internal storage (expandable via microSD to 32GB), and a non-removable 2500 mAh battery. At the back there’s an 8-megapixel rear camera with autofocus, flash, and 1080p video capture. There’s also a 5-megapixel front-facing snapper with 1080p video capture.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and microUSB 2.0. The phone comes with pre-installed View Me so that you can record on-screen activities and share straight from the app. It runs the Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system. The handset measures 143.3mm x 73.3mm x 9.2mm and it weighs 151g. It has a soft-touch finish and textured reverse and comes in a Dark Grey color.
The Alcatel GO PLAY price is $199.99 and you can purchase it directly from the Alcatel website with free shipping. It’s in stock right now, and for a limited time you’ll also receive a free ruggedized case that’s offered in a choice of 4 colors. They are Dark Gray and Black, Blue, Green, or Dark Red.
This rugged Alcatel smartphone has plenty to offer for its affordable price tag. Will you buy the Alcatel GO PLAY?
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