|Alcatel OT MAGIC vs O+ 8.37 dual core Android phones - Which is the right one for you?|
After the "Battle of Quad Core Android Phones", were back again to dual core arena but its different this time comparing to dual core of 2012.
The announcement of O+ 8.31z, 8.36z and 8.37 marks the start of "Battle of MT6572 Dual Core Android Phones" for 2013 in the Philippines. MediaTek MT6572 SoC is affordable, power efficient Cortex-A7, HSPA+ capable and utilizing the same technology for MT6589 quad core processor.
The good news, every Filipinos can now own a dual core entry level Android phones, imagine that. I hope MyPhone (Agua RAIN 3G), StarMobile, Cherry Mobile and Torque will also release a power efficient dual core powered droids in the coming weeks to compete in the market.
Lets compare the latest dual core Android phone from Alcatel and O+ USA.
Alcatel One Touch MAGIC vs O+ 8.37 Price, Features and Specs Comparison
|Latest from O+ USA dual core Android phone is O+ 8.37 with Voice SMS, Air Shuffle and Wireless software update capable plus a free 8GB memory card.|
Price: Alcatel OT MAGIC is priced at P4,499 (now P3,999, on Christmas SALE) while O+ 8.37 is selling at P4,995. A price difference of almost P500.
Freebies: 8 GB Sandisk memory card (8.37)
Features: Dual SIM, Dual Standby, FM Radio and GPS capable (OT MAGIC), Dual SIM, Voice SMS, Air Shuffle, FM radio and Wireless Software Update capable (8.37)
Physical Design: All 3 soft capacitive buttons with back button at different location.
CPU: 1.3 GHz dual core processor (OT MAGIC), 1.2 GHz dual core processor (8.37)
OS: Both Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Screen: 4.0" WVGA Capacitive Touchscreen (OT MAGIC), 4.0" Capacitive Touchscreen (8.37)
Resolution: 800 x 480 pixels (OT MAGIC)
Pixel per Inch: 233 ppi (OT MAGIC)
RAM: Both 512 MB
Internal Memory: 4 GB expandable up to 32 GB (OT MAGIC)
Camera: All sports a dual camera, 3.2 MP rear and front camera (OT MAGIC), 3.2 MP rear, autofocus with Flash and front camera (8.37)
Connectivity: WiFi, Bluetooth and 3G capable (OT MAGIC), WiFi and 3G capable (8.37)
AnTuTu Benchmark Score: ?
Battery: 1300 mAh (OT MAGIC), 1500 mAh (8.37)
Availability/Released Date: Already announced
Alcatel OT MAGIC Pros:
+ More affordable
+ CPU clocked at 1.3 GHz
O+ 8.37 Pros:
+ Feature packed with freebies
+ High capacity battery
If you own one of this gadget, kindly please share to us some specs and your first hands on experience.
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