In a local market dominated mainly by Samsung and Motorola, the third place that Huawei left vacant when leaving the mobile business in Argentina today they dispute it the licensees of Chinese companies TCL, Alcatel and Xiaomi.
The three technological exponents of the Asian giant brought to the country in recent weeks a series of teams aiming to compete in the main ranges with products that have several points to consider besides cameras, battery size or storage capacity for photos and videos.
In this context, the cell phones of TCL, Alcatel and Xiaomi They have a complex mission ahead: to approach, for example, the 36.2% market that Motorola has, the highest in the company globally, and the 45% of Samsung that leads by far.
TCL SE series: display with more “vivid” colors
Recognized worldwide for the quality of its screens in the television segment, the Chinese company TCL manufactures its cell phones 20E, 20Y and 20SE in Tierra del Fuego. This series of devices are characterized by their immersive screens for a cinematic experience that improves work and entertainment dynamics.
In this new line, TCL perfected its NXTVISION technology, innovation developed exclusively by the brand, which constitutes the latest in visual technology. The displays on the TCL 20 SE, 20Y and 20E models enhance real-time images for get finer details, sharper contrasts and more vibrant colors.
Another option that it presents is the ultra attenuation that allows eliminate flicker with darker blacks, improves the reading mode with paper-type screens and the now much needed Visual Comfort mode, which protects you from the harmful blue light that the screens generate and negatively affect people’s health.
In its 2021 version, NXTVISION also improves displays from SDR to HDR, thus regulates the clarity of the screen depending on the environment and light condition in which it is located and proposes an improvement in the reading mode. The same goes for the dark or day mode, depending on the choice of each person.
The optimized performance of the TCL 20SE is supported by a 5000mAh battery, which implies a longer duration, even up to 154 hours of music playback, for example. The rest, meanwhile, accompany the user throughout the day with a 4000mAh battery that lasts up to more than 24 hours without charging.
Inside, the computers are powered by a processor Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 420 (2015) which gives you greater fluidity between downloadable applications and games.
Despite its 6.82-inch screen, the TCL 20 SE can be used with one hand.
In addition, to make multitasking easier and easier, the floating window mode that allows to distribute the elements on the screen according to the user’s need.
Regarding the device memories, they can be found from 64GB up to 128GB and they have 3GB and 4GB of RAM, respectively.
The cameras They are usually for many the added value when choosing a phone to buy. This series brings equipment with multi-cameras: the 20SE has four cameras (48 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP) as the main one and the rest of the series, three with 48, 13 and 6MP (the 20Y and 20E equipment respectively) .
The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) allows, among other things, to capture optimal images with high-resolution details. While with the 115 ° super wide angle lens wide landscapes and groups of people can be captured. Also, highlight people or items with the depth camera blur and with the macro camera achieve the best details.
TCL sells the 20SE, 20Y and 20E models in the mobile phone operators Personal and Movistar, as well as the brand’s store in Mercado Libre and the main electrical appliance chains (Megatone, Frávega, Musimundo or Cetrogar, among others). The prices range from 43,999, 29,999 and 22,999 pesos, respectively.
Alcatel 1L: good price-quality ratio
After its previous launches in the country, the Alcatel brand launched the 1L model, a economical and efficient equipment in the right measure with a good screen and powerful battery that aims to capture the young user looking for his first smartphone or the elderly.
The new 1L has a dual camera optimized with Artificial Intelligence, where scene detection is automatically optimized with 121 different models that act in real time to obtain images that resemble professional cameras. This enables sharper portraits to be taken as blurs the background in real time for professional portraits with depth effect.
For users unfamiliar with the brand, the 1L take selfies in low light conditions, thanks to the 5MP front camera with LCD flash and beautify them in real time with the AI Facial Beauty software.
It also has great performance and capacity for demanding tasks and the possibility of having several applications running at the same time, without reducing their performance, being able to store more multimedia content and applications.
Alcatel 1L has a dual camera module with scene optimizer to capture better photos.
The 4000 mAh battery, which lasts all day with a single charge, and a screen-to-body ratio of 6.22 ”HD + Large Display with mini notch, with 87.18% amplitude, make up the rest of the technical characteristics.
To level design, has radial details with dynamic light reflection inspired by the moving windmill and a pattern of concentric micro circles with grooves.
The suggested retail price of the Alcatel 1L model is $ 19,999. It can be obtained exclusively in retails.
Mi 11 Lite 5G: light and compact
Xiaomi, one of the leading brands in the sale of smartphones in the world, presented in Argentina the new cheapest model of its top of the range launched at the end of 2020.
The new model of the Mi Series is distinguished by its 64 megapixel triple camera module to capture sharp images and with One-click IA Cinema, the built-in editing software, which adds color to all video content thanks to its 8 cinematic filters.
Xioami Mi 11 Lite 5G weighs only 129 grams.
It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 780G processor, manufactured with 5 nanometer process technology, and has the 6th generation AI engine that allows you to give this device performance for all your tasks. To this are added 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage.
With the 64 megapixel triple camera Capture all your favorite moments with your main camera, wide angle or telemacro camera with twice the magnification of normal macro lenses. The 20 MP front camera lets you capture even the smallest details in selfie mode.
Regarding its appearance, the new smartphone is available in Argentina in truffle black or mint green. It has details of completion with a ultra-thin design based on the halo ring that surrounds your main camera adding a touch of style. An almost flat camera module and the fingerprint sensor on the lock button complete its aesthetics.
A 6.55 “FHD + AMOLED DotDisplay screen with True Color technology makes it possible to enjoy videos or play video games from the most demanding ones such as League of Legends: Wild Rift, Free Fire or the classic Candy Crush. The crisp AMOLED display does its job while clearly contrast highlights and shadows to get a more realistic image so you can discover the world with maximum clarity.
The 90 Hz refresh rate Allows the screen to display 90 frames per second, 50% more frames than normal Smartphones with 60Hz screens.
It also has symmetrical top and side bezels, both ultra-thin, for a larger viewing area.
Regardless of its power, the Mi 11 Lite 5G boasts of being very energy efficient. The 4250 mAh battery It supports 33w fast charging keeping the device with enough charge to demand all day.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 5G is available for $ 79,919 in the official store of the brand in Mercado Libre. The official distributor is Etercor, who also provides the only service with an official Xiaomi guarantee in Argentina.