Coolpad has announced a new variant of its Coolpad Cool 1 smartphone in India. The variant is backed by 3GB of RAM with 32 GB ROM and comes with a price tag of Rs 10,999. The 3GB variant will be available exclusively on Amazon starting from 11th April 2017.
The X factor of this Coolpad Cool 1 smartphone is its dual 13-megapixel rear camera setup of which one is a monochrome sensor, while the other one is a regular sensor. Further, the dual-camera setup comes with f/2.0 aperture, phase-detection autofocus (PDAF), dual tone LED flash on the back, while for the front there is an 8-megapixel shooter as well. The device sports a metal unibody design and comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD in-cell display with a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
On the hardware front, the phone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor, which is paired with Adreno 510 GPU. The device is backed by a 4GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage with no expandable storage option. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system with LeEco’s EUI 5.8 running on top of it. The device comes packed with powerful 4060 mAh non-removable battery with fast charging. The smartphone has a fingerprint sensor on the back panel and also comes with dual SIM functionality. For the connectivity, the device offers 4G with VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 ac/a/b/g/n) , Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm audio jack. The handset measures 152 x 74.8 x 8.2mm and weighs 167 grams.
Commenting on the new variant, Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India, said, “Coolpad is known for its quality and pricing. With military grade aerospace design, Cool 1 redefines smartphone innovation at an unthinkable price point. This variant is the most affordable Dual Camera phone in the market and offers the same monochrome + Color dual camera module that is today available in only high-end phones. Our aim is launch smartphones that consumers are looking for and continue to focus on building deeper connect with our consumers and partners. We have an aggressive product strategy lined up and we aim to be No 1 exclusive handset brands on Amazon.in. by this year end.”