Updated 8 Jun 2017

Alcatel

Shine Lite

Snapshot: The Alcatel Shine Lite is an Android phone with a 13 megapixel camera and a 720x1280 screen. How does it rate?

Shine Lite
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$200

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Test results

Overall score
58
Calling
?/10
Reception
?/10
TXTing
?/10
Camera quality
?/10
Battery life
?/10

Good points

  • Reception is OK.
  • Good for texting.
  • OK for calling.
  • Has a memory card slot.

But

  • Poor camera.
  • Heavy.
  • Battery life is only just OK

How we test

Overall score includes:

Functionality (20%) is based on reception, battery life, connections, memory and sound quality.
Ergonomics (20%) includes ease of use, portability, durability and display quality.
Calling (10%)
Texting (5%)
Camera quality (20%) including video quality
Music player (10%)
Internet and email (10%)
GPS navigation (5%)

Price is based on a September 2018 online survey.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$200

Specifications

Operating system
Android 6
Size
Medium
Dimensions W x L x H (mm)
72 x 141 x 8
Weight (g)
163
Screen resolution (pixels)
720 x 1280
Screen size (inches)
5

More test results (/10)

Ergonomics
5.2
Internet and email
7.3
Handset capabilities
5.0
Music player
7.7
Video quality
2.8
Synchronisation
3.8
GPS Navigation
4.3

Camera

Camera resolution (MP)
13
Built-in flash
Yes

Features

Memory card slot
Yes
Dual SIM
No
4G compatible
Yes
Bluetooth
Yes
GPS receiver
Yes
Compass
No
FM radio
Yes