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Alcatel Idol 4 (6055A) vs Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)

Side by side comparison between Alcatel Idol 4 vs Amazon Fire Phone phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Alcatel Idol 4 (6055A)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

13
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2610
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
04PointsAmazon Fire Phone (32GB)Compare Alcatel Idol 4 X
Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
4.7"
IPS

720x1280

13
MP

2.1mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2400
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Alcatel Idol 4 (6055A)

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Idol 4 (6055A)13 Advantages Alcatel Idol 4 (6055A)vsFire Phone (32GB)4 Advantages Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+135 grams (4.73 ounces)19%
Lighter
vs160 grams (5.6 ounces)
+7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)25%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+1080x1920 pixels125%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+424 PPI36%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs312 PPI
+5.2"11%
Larger screen
vs4.7"
+Dual-LED on main camera and LED on front cameraAdvantage
The Dual-LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+(front) 8MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2.1MP
+Android 6.0.1 MarshmallowAdvantage
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps50%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
+2610 mAh9%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2400 mAh
+FM (RDS)Advantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs3.0 + A2DP
1.5Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core9%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
16GB (10GB available)vs+32GB (25GB available)150%
More internal storage for applications and files
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device

30 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
TFT IPS LCD
16 million
(back) 13MP
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
+23 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
ModelIdol 4 (6055A)Fire Phone (32GB)
Other model namesBell/Virgin/Vidéotron Alcatel IDOL 4 2GB RAM, OT-6055AAT&T Amazon Fire Phone 4G LTE 32GB, Amazon FirePhone
Country or region availableCanada
Canada
USA
USA
BrandAlcatelAmazon
Release dateMarch, 2016July, 2014
Depth7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)72.5 x 147 millimeters (2.85 x 5.79 in)66.5 x 139.2 millimeters (2.62 x 5.48 in)
Weight135 grams (4.73 ounces)160 grams (5.6 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Alcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952 (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
2.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 405 550MhzQualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (25GB available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.2" inches4.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~65.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI312 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail GlassGorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps100/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/800/850/1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,12,17,20,29,30)LTE Cat3 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,17,20)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
MessagingSMS (iTap), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice recorder
CameraAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED on main camera and LED on front cameraLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
2ª cameraAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels2.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels1920x1080 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
RadioFM (RDS)Not supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviDMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, AAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+
ConnectivityAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP3.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Other features- Colors: Gold, Dark Gray, Silver, Rose Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- LED notification (white light)
- Oleophobic coating
- Glass back panel
- JBL earphones
- Hi-Fi 3.6W dual-stereo
- Front camera: Wide Angle 84°
- Quick Charge 2.0
- Fast battery charging: 60% in 30min
- Reversible phone
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- VR goggles compatible
- Colors: Black
- Amazon Fire OS 3.5 UI
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3 (front and back)
- 3D Dynamic Perspective UI (based on 4 front cameras)
- System wide tilt, auto-scroll, swivel and peek functions
- Dolby Digital Plus sound enhancement
- Unlimited Cloud Drive photo storage
- Firefly technology
- WiFi hotspot
Power supplyAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2610 mAh2400 mAh
Charger, watts18W Fast battery charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy900 minutes | 15 hours | 0.6 day1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standby43200 minutes | 720 hours | 30 days17100 minutes | 285 hours | 11.9 days
Radiation rateAlcatel Idol 4 (6055A)Amazon Fire Phone (32GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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