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Nearly Weightless Smartphone, ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Idol, To Be Featured In Upcoming Marvel Iron Man 3 (In Theaters May 3rd)

IRVINE, Calif., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TCL Communication, the leading global designer and manufacturer of ALCATEL ONE TOUCH branded mobile devices, today announced the ONE TOUCH Idol, currently the world's lightest smartphone in its category, will be featured in the upcoming Marvel Studios film, "Iron Man 3." Fans can enter for a chance to win an all-expense paid trip to attend the movie's red carpet premier in Hollywood on April 24, 2013, by visiting the company's Facebook page at

"Since entering the U.S. market three years ago, the ALCATEL ONE TOUCH brand has quickly grown its presence in the U.S. through partnerships with major U.S. wireless carriers and retailers," said Nicolas Zibell, President, Americas & Pacific for ALCATEL ONE TOUCH. "Being the exclusive mobile phone partner for Marvel's Iron Man 3 is a good example of the increased popularity of the brand's premier Android devices, including the ONE TOUCH Idol and Idol Ultra."

As part of the ALCATEL ONE TOUCH USA promotional plans, the company is not only offering the red carpet opportunity on their Facebook site, but will also have an exclusive retail promotion with RadioShack featuring the existing ALCATEL Authority smartphone from April 14May 11. The offer will include a pair of movie tickets, with qualifying device purchase, to watch Marvel's Iron Man 3 after it hits theaters on May 3.

The ONE TOUCH Idol, weighing in at 110 grams, makes it the lightest smartphone in its category. The device's ultra-slim form factor has a large and bright 4.7" qHD IPS display, outstanding performance, and rich user experience.

Key Specs for ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Idol:Lightest smartphone in its category at 110g (3.88oz)Ultra-slim form factor, measuring 7.9mm thinCaptures high-quality images and HD Video with its 8MP main + 2MP front cameraIncludes: Dual Core, 1GHz processor, 4.7" qHD IPS display with Anti-Finger print coating and 1800mAh batteryFeatures Android 4.1 Jelly BeanAvailable in a variety of colors with brushed aluminum finish: Silver, Slate, Cranberry Pink, Red, Magic Blue, and Mint Green

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