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.

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It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with OIS, LED flash and also has an 8-megapixel camera on the front with LED flash. Coolpad and Amazon India also agreed to a strategic understanding that Coolpad will retail its products exclusively on Both companies will jointly focus on increasing sales volumes.

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Coolpad Conjr specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735CP 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory with MicroSD
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Cool UI 8.0
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, OIS, f/2.2 aperture
  • 8MP front-facing camera with LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 2500mAh battery

The Coolpad Conjr comes in gold and gray colors and that company at the CES said that it will cost less than US$ 200. James DU, CEO Coolpad Overseas said that it will launch in India soon at a disruptive price. Coolpad’s flagship Changer S1 that was introduced last month will also be launched in India soon. We went hands on with the phone at the CES, check out the video below.

Regarding the phone, Syed Tajuddin, CEO Coolpad India said:

Amazon has been our trusted partner from the day we decided to retail online and we have achieved many milestones together from crossing the 1 million sales volume mark right to be tagged the best smartphone under 10k and 8k by top media publishers, we have stood together through thick and thin. It was only a natural progression to cement this partnership through a strategic understanding. We intend to capture 40% of the smartphone share on the platform by the end of the year and 4-5% of the smartphone segment in India.

Noor Patel, Director Category Management CE & Media, Amazon India said:

We are proud to be a strategic partner for Coolpad as they grow their brand in India. Coolpad and Amazon have shared an exclusive relationship since Oct 2015 and we will continue to support Coolpad as they endeavour to capture the smartphone segment. Our strategic agreement is a testimony to Amazon’s continued commitment towards the Coolpad brand.


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