The company has launched 'Alcatel Flash' with a price tag of Rs 9,999, and will be sold via Flipkart, starting from Friday.

The device sports a 5-inch IPS HD display with a resolution of 720 X 1080 pixels. It is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core processor, paired with 1GB RAM.

The smartphone, which runs on  Android 4.4 KitKat, comes with an onboard storage of 8 GB. The storage can be expanded with upto 32 GB via MicroSD card.

Alcatel Flash features a 13MP rear camera with auto-focus, HD recording and LED flash and for selfies, the smartphone comes with a 5MP front shooter.

Its connectivity features include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. The dual SIM phone is available in crystal white and gun grey colour variants.

The French  company Alactel has also launched a ‘Selfie Contest’ on Flipkart, where 20 contestants will win a discount of Rs 1,000. The winner will also get a  photo-shoot makeover done, which will be published in a leading lifestyle magazine.