About Alcatel 256
Alcatel SA is a renowned international company based in France, which sells hardware equipment, applications and services for fixed and mobile broadband networks, data networks, and other telecommunication services. The Transport Solutions Division of Alcatel is engaged in the sale of automatic train protection systems and railway signaling instruments. The history of this company starts from the establishment of Compagnie Generale d'Electricite (CGE) in 1898. The name Alcatel was given to the merged companies after the takeover of the European Telecommunication activities of ITT, in 1986. Alcatel OT E256 is one of the innovative and user-friendly mobile phones that are sold by this company, which caters mainly to the needs of teenagers and businessmen. This 2005 model phone is compatible exclusively with European providers. It functions on GSM Network frequencies. This phone features built-in polyphonic ring tones that are simple MIDI files that can be downloaded from the internet. This Alcatel OT E256 has its own WAP browser, HTML browser and Java support features for surfing the internet. The Alcatel OT E256 is capable of recording sound. One can send MMS, Multimedia Message Service, and EMS, Enhanced Message Service, with this phone. It offers an extremely high resolution for viewing images clearly. There is a special intelligent t9 feature in this handset that permits one to type text messages, simply without the problem of pressing the key many times for the right letter. Alcatel OT E256 uses Infrared, Bluetooth and USB cable technology for connectivity and interactivity.