Coolpad Cool Play 6 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 6GB RAM, dual rear cameras launched in India for Rs. 14999

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Coolpad just launched Cool Play 6, the company’s latest smartphone at an event in Dubai, as it had promised. It has a 5.5-inch 1080p display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 653 with 6GB RAM and runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat). The company has promised to offer Android 8.0 update by December 2017. It has dual 13-megapixel rear cameras with dual-tone LED flash, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and has an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “Coolpad Cool Play 6 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 6GB RAM, dual rear cameras launched in India for Rs. 14999”

Coolpad Cool M7 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 625, 6.9mm slim metal body announced

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Coolpad has announced Cool M7, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in China. It packs a 5.5-inch 1080p screen, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Mobile Platform, runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat) with new JUI that has a dock that , has a 12-megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) for quick focus in 0.03 seconds, dual-tone LED flash and a 13-megapixel front-facing camera.

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Coolpad Cool Play 6 with 6GB RAM, Dual rear cameras launching in India on August 20

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Coolpad India has started ‘Catch The 6’ and also said that it will launch a flagship device on August 20th, which will likely be the Cool Play 6 that was introduced in China recently. It has 13-megapixel dual rear cameras, packs 6GB of RAM and has a 4060mAh battery. Continue reading “Coolpad Cool Play 6 with 6GB RAM, Dual rear cameras launching in India on August 20”

Coolpad Note 5 Lite C with Android 7.1, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched in India for Rs. 7777

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Coolpad has launched Note 5 Lite C, the company’s latest budget smartphone for the offline market.  It has a 5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by a Quad-Core Snapdragon 210 Mobile Platform and runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat) with Cool UI on top. Continue reading “Coolpad Note 5 Lite C with Android 7.1, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched in India for Rs. 7777”

Coolpad Cool 1 variant with 13MP dual rear cameras, 3GB RAM, Snapdragon 652 launched for Rs. 10999

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Coolpad launched Cool 1 with dual 13-megapixel rear cameras last year. Today it has launched 3GB RAM version of the phone, compared to 4GB RAM version. Other specifications are same, including a 5.5-inch 1080p display, Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 SoC, Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera.

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Coolpad Note 5 Lite with 5-inch HD display, 3GB RAM, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 8199

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Coolpad just launched Note 5 Lite, the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in the ‘Coolpad Note’ series in India.It’s same Coolpad Conjr that was introduced earlier this year at the CES 2017. It has a 5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display with 70.6% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by a Quad-Core MediaTek MT6735 processor and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Cool UI on top. Continue reading “Coolpad Note 5 Lite with 5-inch HD display, 3GB RAM, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 8199”

Coolpad in 2016 : A Retrospective

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While the Cool 1 represents the latest and greatest by the Coolpad, the brand launched an enviable line up over the last year. From category leading budget devices to the very unique triple SIM Mega 3, we also saw the emergence of a new design language. Here’s a quick retrospective on everything we saw from the brand in 2016.   Continue reading “Coolpad in 2016 : A Retrospective”

Coolpad Conjr with 5-inch display, 3GB RAM, metal body expected to launch in India this January

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Coolpad introduced Conjr, its latest budget smartphone with unibody metal design at the CES 2017 last week. Now the company has announced that the phone could launch in India as early as this month. The phone packs a 5-inch HD 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6735 processor, has 3GB of RAM and runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Cool UI 8.0. Continue reading “Coolpad Conjr with 5-inch display, 3GB RAM, metal body expected to launch in India this January”

Coolpad Cool 1 Dual Review

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The Coolpad Cool 1 Dual was born soon after LeEco’s Jia Yueting took as Chairman. A phone that combines the best of LeEco and Coolpad’s technical capabilities and retains the essence of what makes each company distinctly unique, we’ve been testing out the handset over the last couple of days. Here’s our review of the Coolpad Cool 1 where we explore what we liked and disliked about the device.  Continue reading “Coolpad Cool 1 Dual Review”

Coolpad Cool 1 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 652, 4GB RAM launched in India for Rs. 13999

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Coolpad just launched Cool 1, the company’s latest smartphones that was introduced back in August in collaboration with LeEco and Coolpad. It packs a  5.5-inch 1080p display, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 SoC, runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), has dual 13-megapixel rear cameras with f/2.0 aperture, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF), dual-tone LED flash offering depth sensing and with bokeh. It also has an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “Coolpad Cool 1 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 652, 4GB RAM launched in India for Rs. 13999”

Coolpad Mega 3 Review

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They say that necessity is the mother of invention and true to that, Dual SIM smartphones were born out of the needs of business users, users who travelled a lot and those who often faced signal issues with specific networks. The uptake has been slow but today, a vast majority of phones across categories ship with Dual SIM support. You could say that it is a prerequisite for budget smartphones in India. With the advent of new telecom players like Jio though, those users are now in a dilemma of which SIM card to replace with a Jio SIM. Jokes apart, that certainly seems to be the thought behind the Coolpad Mega 3 as the company recently launched its first Triple SIM device in India. We’ve been using the device for a couple of days now and here’s what we think of it. Continue reading “Coolpad Mega 3 Review”