Brief Entry-level dual SIM 5-inch FWVGA smartphone for Asia
Brand Alcatel
Model U5 Dual SIM TD-LTE APAC 8GB 5044I
Released 2017 Jul
Hardware Designer TCL
Manufacturer TCL
Codename TCL 5044
General Extras 

Haptic touch feedback

Device Category 

Smartphone

Width 71.8 mm
Height 140.7 mm
Depth 9.95 mm
Dimensions 2.83×5.54×0.39 inches
Mass 168 g
5.93 ounces
Platform 

Android

Operating System

Google Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Software Extras 

Voice Command
, Navigation software

CPU Clock 1100 MHz
CPU

MediaTek MT6737, 2016, 64 bit, quad-core, 28 nm, ARM Mali-T720 GPU

RAM Type 

LPDDR3 SDRAM

640 MHz
RAM Capacity (converted) 1.00 GiB RAM
Non-volatile Memory Capacity (converted) 8.0 GB ROM
Display Diagonal 127 mm
5 inch
Resolution 480×854
Horizontal Full Bezel Width 9.57 mm
Display Area Utilization 68.2%
Pixel Density 196 PPI
Display Type 

Color TN-TFT LCD display

Number of Display Scales 16.8M
Scratch Resistant Screen  No
Graphical Controller ARM Mali-T720MP2
A/V Out  No
Microphone(s) 

mono

Loudpeaker(s):  

mono

Audio Output:  

3.5mm

Supported Cellular Bands 

GSM850
, GSM900
, GSM1800
, GSM1900
, UMTS2100 (B1)
, UMTS1900 (B2)
, UMTS850 (B5)
, UMTS900 (B8)
, LTE2100 (B1)
, LTE1800 (B3)
, LTE850 (B5)
, LTE2600 (B7)
, LTE700 (B28)
, TD-LTE2300 (B40) bands

Supported Cellular Data Links 

GPRS
, EDGE
, UMTS
, HSUPA
, HSUPA 5.8
, HSUPA 11.5
, HSDPA
, HSDPA 7.2
, HSPA+ 21.1
, HSPA+ 42.2
, DC-HSDPA 42.2
, LTE
, LTE 100/50
, LTE 150/50 data links

SIM Card Slot 

Micro-SIM (3FF)

Complementary Phone Services 

Voice transmission
, Voice speaker
, Vibrate
, Speakerphone

SAR (head) 0.880 W/kg
SAR (body) 1.730 W/kg
Dual Cellular Network Operation 

Dual standby operation

Sec. Supported Cellular Networks:  

GSM850
, GSM900
, GSM1800
, GSM1900

Sec. Supported Cellular Data Links:  

GPRS
, EDGE

Sec. SIM Card Slot 

Micro-SIM (3FF)

Touchscreen Type 

Capacitive multi-touch screen

Expansion Interfaces 

TransFlash
, microSD
, microSDHC

USB 

USB 2.0

USB HS (480 Mbps)

USB Services 

USB charging

USB Connector 

USB Micro-B (Micro-USB)

Max. Charging Power:  5.0 W
Bluetooth 

Bluetooth 4.2

Wireless LAN 

802.11b
, 802.11g
, 802.11n

Wireless Services 

Wi-Fi Direct
, Wi-Fi Tethering

FM Radio Receiver 

FM radio (88-108 MHz) with RDS

Complementary GPS Services 

A-GPS
, Geotagging
, QuickGPS

Camera Placement 

Rear

Camera Image Sensor 

CMOS

Number of effective pixels 5.0 MP camera
Zoom 1.0 x optical zoom
Focus  No
Video Recording 720×480 pixel
30 fps
Flash 

single LED

Camera Extra Functions 

HDR photo
, Face detection
, Face retouch

Aux. Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux. 2 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux. 3 Camera Image Sensor  No
Aux.4 Camera Image Sensor  No
Secondary Camera Placement 

Front

Secondary Camera Sensor 

CMOS

Secondary Number of pixels 1.9 MP 2nd camera
Secondary Video Recording 640×480 pixel
30 fps
Sec. Built-in Flash 

single LED

Secondary Camera Extra Functions 

Face detection
, Face retouch

Sec. Aux. Cam. Image Sensor  No
Built-in accelerometer 

Yes

Protection from solid materials 

Yes

Protection from liquids 

Yes

Battery 

Li-ion polymer (LiPo)

removable

1-cell
Nominal Battery Capacity 2050 mAh battery
Talk Time 7.0 hours
Market Countries 

India
, Malaysia

Market Regions 

Australia
, Southeast Asia

Data Integrity 

Final