At this price the Alcatel is an ideal phone if all you want to do is make of calls and texts, Perfect as an emergency or a mobile phone for taking on holiday, festivals, older people, children, adventure travellers or for tradesmen or sales people wanting extra long battery and a phone you're not overly worried about breaking or losing.
You won't find any kind of 'app' store installed. So no social media apps. Nor does this phone support 3G or Wi-Fi, so that rules out internet, email and even picture messages. This phone is strictly limited to traditional mobile phone tasks, such as making calls and sending texts. Also this Phone only supports the 2G network so cannot be used with Three (3) network sim cards.
FM radio.................. Your phone is equipped with a radio. You can use the application as a traditional radio with saved channels. In FM radio interface, press to play/pause the playing process of the current channel, press and to tune volume.
Call logs................... You can access your call history by pressing from the idle screen, or press the key and select the icon from the menu. In this menu, you will see all call history.
Alarm....................... Your mobile phone has a built-in alarm clock with snooze feature. 7.1 Calculator Press the up, down, left, right and OK key to select +, - ×, ÷, x, and = respectively. Press to clear the figure.
Calendar Once you enter this menu, there is a monthly-view calendar for you to view the date; you can go to any day you want.
Convert weight conversion and length conversion.
Torch Turn on/off the torch whenever you need to. In idle screen, press and hold 5 key to activate/deactivate the torch light.
Call Filter You can create blacklist/whitelist through this function.
Technical specs :
1.8 inch TFT Display
128 x 160 Resolution
GSM Quad Band
FM Radio RDS
Alarm Clock :Yes
Audio Line In Ports :1 x 3.5mm Audio Jack
Battery Power Rating :400 mAh
Built in Radio :Yes
Case Colour :Black
Screen Tyoe :Colour
Depth :1.25 cm
Height :10.8 cm
Marketing :Alcatel OneTouch 1016 (1.8 inch) Mobile Phone 4MB (ROM) 4MB (RAM).
Model Name :1016
Navigation Key :Yes
Number of Frequency Bands :Quad-band
Product Family :OneTouch
Product Type :Mobile Phone
Radio Features :FM Radio with Search Function
RAM :4 MB
Resolution (Maximum) :128 x 160 Pixels
ROM :4 MB
Screen Type :TFT (QVGA)
Viewable screen size :1.8 ins
Wavebands :850/900/1800/1900 MHz
Weight :0.063 kg
Width :4.5 cm
What's in the box
UK Mains to USB charger adapter
Micro USB Charging Cable 1m
Battery (inside the phone)