• 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
Computing
  • 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)
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Display
TypeIPS LCD
Diagonal (inches)5.2"
Display/Body Ratio69.7%
Resolution1920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)424 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel12-MP
Aperturef/2
Sensor Pixel Size1.22 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2850 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time18 hours
Computing
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
Communications
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
  • USB OTG
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Alcatel Idol 5s Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s waterproof?

No. the Alcatel Idol 5s does not appear to be water-tight as we do not see an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s Dual-SIM?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it may be different in Asian markets. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s 4K?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s 1920x1080 display resolution is not 4K. 4K is usually defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but it has even more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s capable of Wireless Charging?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does the Alcatel Idol 5s work with 4G wireless?

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

Does the Alcatel Idol 5s work with 5G data?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s does not work on 5G NR networks.

Is the Alcatel Idol 5s USB-C?

Yes, the Alcatel Idol 5s has a USB Type C port. The USB Type C port uses the USB 2.0 protocol.

If the battery of the Alcatel Idol 5s removable?

No, the Alcatel Idol 5s's battery cannot be removed.

Alcatel Idol 5s Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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