Alcatel, a brand under TCL most known for its budget smartphones, has surprisingly and secretly released the industry’s first smartphone with dual camera systems on both its front and back.
The device named Alcatel Flash is the world’s first dual front and back camera with 10x core MediaTek Helio X20. Equipped with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of internal memory, and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. 5.5-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, and a 3100mAh battery.
For the camera’s, the Alcatel Flash are made up of a two 13-megapixel Sony IMX258 sensors for the rear and an 8-megapixel plus 5-megapixel combo for the front. The dual camera systems appear to be the same monochrome/color combo setup, similar to what Huawei uses in its flagships.
The selling point of this device are the camera’s because it seems to supports all the functionalities usually associated with dual cameras such as portrait mode and selective photo coloring. Also included are the so-called Super Selfie Mode and Super Fine Mode, and the phone can also export pictures in RAW format as well.