Cricket Wireless announced that the smartphone will be exclusively available for purchase with one of their no contract plans. With this, you have a chance to experience this powerful Android device that comes with bundled virtual reality (VR) goggles at an affordable price.
The Idol 4 comes with a 5.2-inch Full HD display that makes it clear to see the screen from any angle, even in direct sunlight. From within the surface, the Idol 4 runs on an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 SoC with either 2 or 3 GB of RAM, depending on the selected model. There's an internal storage of 16GB and a microSD card slot for up to 512GB memory expansion. The device is available with a 13MP rear-facing camera and an 8MP front-facing camera for selfies and video calls. Powering the phone is a 2,610 mAh battery with fast-charging technology. Upon release, the Idol 4 runs the latest Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS.
As announced, the Idol 4 will be available at Cricket Wireless starting August 5th for only $199.99 plus tax and activation on a smartphone plan. This includes its bundled VR goggles so you can experience the realm of virtual reality. With this bundle, you no longer have to spend a lot of money to experience watching a virtual concert, 360° images, and play games. You can then have access to high-quality VR content from sources like Littlstar or directly from the Alcatel VR Store.
To enjoy the Idol 4, you may get it along with one of the plans offered by Cricket Wireless:
- Basic Plan ($40/month): comes with unlimited talk, text, and 2.5GB data
- Smart Plan ($50/month): comes with unlimited talk, text, and 5GB data
- Pro Plan ($60/month): comes with unlimited talk, text, and 10GB data
- Unlimited Plan ($70/month): comes with unlimited talk, text, and data
Source: Cricket Wireless