Alcatel (first era)

Late 1996-April 2004
Alcatel (1996-2007)

Alcatel originally started making mobile phones in late 1996. The logo was still used in mobile phones until 2007.

Alcatel Mobile Phones (Alcatel)


Alcatel mobile phones

Alcatel Mobile Phones was established in April 2004 as a joint venture between Alcatel-Lucent (45%) and TCL Corporation (55%).

In 2005, the joint venture was dissolved and TCL acquired Alcatel-Lucent's 45 percent share, and Alcatel Mobile Phones became a wholly-owned subsidiary group of TCL. The brand name was licensed to TCL.

Prior to 2007 when the new logo for Alcatel's mobile phones is finally being released after 3 years.

Alcatel OneTouch



In 2010, Alcatel One Touch became the corporate brand. In February 2016, it was changed back to simply Alcatel and a new logo was introduced.

Alcatel (second era)



In February 2016 after Alcatel-Lucent was now owned by Nokia, it was changed back its name to Alcatel and made a new logo.

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