Alcatel One Touch Hero 2+ with octa core MediaTek processor announced

With most of the handset makers releasing their new handsets, Alcatel has launched the Alcatel One Touch Hero 2+ at the MWC 2015.


Alcatel has announced the launch of the Alcatel One Touch Hero 2+, which is the company’s latest flagship smartphone. The device has a 6 inch edge-to-edge display with Dragontrail glass protection and resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the 2 GHz octa core MediaTek processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Alcatel One Touch Hero 2+ has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with OIS and LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the Cyanogen OS which is based on Android KitKat. The handset is priced at $299 and would launch in the second quarter of 2015.

Speaking about the Alcatel One Touch Hero 2+, Steve Cistulli, Senior Vice President of North America for ALCATEL ONETOUCH, said, “We promised big things for ALCATEL ONETOUCH in North America for 2015, and with our partnership with Cyanogen and the launch of the HERO 2+, we’re delivering on our promise. We will continue to invest in strategic partnerships – like we have with Cyanogen – which not only helps build our brand here in North America, but also helps us challenge expectations when it comes to the devices we bring to market here.”

Alcatel One Touch Hero 2+ specs:

  • 6 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 2.0 GHz octa core MediaTek MT6592 processor
  • Mali 450 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Cyanogen OS 11
  • 3100 mAh battery