• 5.2" (1920x1080) IPS LCD
  • 3GB
    MT6757 Helio P20 SoC
    32GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2850 mAh

The Alcatel Idol 5s phone has a 5.2-inch (1920x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2850 mAh and the main processor is a MT6757 Helio P20 with 3 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductAlcatel Idol 5s (2017)
Display5.2" 1920x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 12-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 8-MP
  • MT6757 Helio P20 SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2850 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 147g (5.2oz), 148.6x72x7.5 mm (5.85 x 2.83 x 0.30 inches)
Diagonal (inches)5.2"
Display/Body Ratio69.7%
Sharpness (PPI)424 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2850 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time18 hours
Processor NameMT6757 Helio P20
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.35 GHz
RAM Options3GB
Internal Storage Options32GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • XVID
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Alcatel Idol 5s Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s waterproof?

No. Our data indicates that the Alcatel Idol 5s is NOT water-proof an has no IP-Rating certification. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s Dual-SIM?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Asian markets. We mainly track USA data.

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s 4K?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s 1920x1080 display resolution is not 4K. 4K is normally defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but it has other variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Alcatel Idol 5s support Wireless Charging?

No, Alcatel Idol 5s does not feature Wireless Charging.

Does Alcatel Idol 5s have Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s does not have Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Alcatel Idol 5s support 4G wireless?

Yes, the Alcatel Idol 5s is a 4G handset that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Does the Alcatel Idol 5s support 5G networks?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s is not a 5G NR handset.

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s USB-C?

Yes, the Alcatel Idol 5s has a USB C connector. The USB-C port uses the USB 2.0 standard.

Does the Alcatel Idol 5s have a removable battery?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s does not have a removable battery.

Alcatel Idol 5s Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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