The Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 is a sub-$300 Android smartphone, though it’s far from low-end. It has a solid battery life, vivid display, and a nearly clean Android install.
- Excellent value
- Vivid display
- Long-lasting battery
- Mostly clean take on Android
- Average performance
- Camera underwhelms in low-light settings
- Parts of design feel cheap
The Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 is the best sub-$300 Android phone to date. Like the OnePlus One, Nexus 5, and Moto G before it, it's an encouraging step towards ending the neglect typically faced by the low end of the smartphone market.
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