By: Meenu Rana, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi
Last updated : Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 17:54
The smartphone was earlier scheduled for launch on September 23.
The launch date of Coolpad new smartphone, which was scheduled to be launched on September 23, has now been postponed by one another week.
The Coolpad smartphone will now be launched on September 30 instead of September 23. However, the reason for extending the launch date has not been revealed by the company. The smartphone which is being expected to be launched as Coolpad Beast is being promoted by the company on its various social media platforms.
The features of the upcoming smartphone has not been revealed by the company yet and it is promoting the phone as the "Beast among the best".
It is expected that the number 5 indicates that Coolpad Beast could come with 5,000 mAh battery or may be 5GB of RAM. But, the chances of the phone to come with 5GB RAM seems unreal.
We have to wait for September 30 to know what exactly Coolpad has in stores for us.
Recently, Coolpad slashed the Coolpad Max's price by a massive Rs 11,000. Coolpad Max which was launched in India in May this year for Rs 24,999 is now available for Rs 13,999. The USP of this smartphone is that it comes with a dual-system (dual space feature) which allows its users to have two accounts of WhatsApp, Facebook, Line, BBM, and other social media applications in a single smartphone with a BiLogin feature.
Coolpad Max has a metal unibody and a 5.5-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) 2.5D curved display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 anti-scratch and anti-fingerprint coating. The Coolpad Max comes in Snapdragon 615 and 617 64-bit octa-core processor variants. It has Adreno 405 GPU, 3GB/4GB of RAM, 16GB/32GB of internal storage, and a micro SD card slot. This 4G LTE smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with Coolpad's custom UI on top of it and gets its strength from 2800 mAh battery, which claims to offer talk-time of 13 hours and standby time of 150 hours.
It has a 13-megapixel snapper with ISOCELL CMOS technology, LED flash on the back, and a 5-megapixel selfie on the front panel. The Coolpad Max also has a fingerprint scanner on the back and comes with all basic connectivity features like WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS etc. The handset measure 6.9mm thick, and weighs around 175 grams.