TCL 950 goes official, with a 5.5-inch AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 820 and stereo speakers


If you do not know the brand TCL, it is formerly known as Alcatel around these parts. Now they are mainly an OEM for companies such as Blackberry. But that doesn't stop them from releasing a new smartphone on their own – presenting the TCL 950.

The phone itself looks great, and it has a respectable list of features as listed below:

  • 7mm thin,
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
  • 5.5-inch AMOLED 1080p screen
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSD Hybrid slot/SIM slot
  • 21-megapixel rear camera f/2.2 & 8-megapixel front camera f/2.2
  • Front stereo speakers
  • 3000mAh battery
  • Multifunction key
  • Available in Silver & Gold


At the same time, TCL also launched a smaller model, the TCL 580 features the following spec list instead:

  • MediaTek MT6750 
  • 5-inch AMOLED 720p screen
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • MicroSD Hybrid slot/SIM slot
  • 13-megapixel rear camera f/2.0 &58-megapixel front camera f/2.2
  • 2460mAh battery
  • Fingerprint scanner
  • Available in Silver & Gold

There is no word when the TCL 950 will be available, but the TCL 580 will be on sale in China by October 10. Stay tuned for more TCL news on TechNave.