LeEco Cool1 Review

LeEco -previously known as LeTV- recently joined forces with Coolpad, to release the Cool1 Dual smartphone. The collaboration of the Chinese phone manufactures has cumulated in a high-end phone that borders on affordable.

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With a full-HD IPS display of 5.5 inches and a screen resolution of 1080px by 1920px, the LeEco Cool1 looks the part and packs a punch as well. The phone which is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor with an octa-core, has either 3GB or 4GB of RAM depending on the storage capacity you choose. The storage options are 32GB with 3GB RAM and 64GB with 4GB RAM.

The main attraction of the phone however, is the 13 megapixel rear camera that has a dual-tone LED flash, an aperture of f/2.0, 4K video recording and PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus). The front camera is of 8 megapixels, with an 80 degrees viewing field and an aperture of f/2.2, which makes this phone an excellent option for selfie lovers.

The LeEco Cool1 comes with Android Marshmallow 6.0 installed and the OS has been tweaked with LeEco’s EUI skin. Weighing 167 grams, the phone has a thickness of 8.2 millimetres. The LeEco Cool1 has a single Nano-SIM card slot and supports WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS facilities. Sensors built into the phone include a fingerprint reader, compass, proximity sensor, accelerometer and gyroscope senors.

The sleek body is made from magnesium alloy metal and is available in silver, gold and rose gold. Fitted with a USB Type-C port and a battery with 4060mAh capacity, the LeEco Cool1 is not only updated with the latest tech, it also has a longer battery life than most other smartphones. The battery also supports a smart charging technology which allows you to have maximum hours of battery usage with a minimal charging time (50 percent battery in 30 minutes).

Prices for the LeEco Cool1 start at Rs. 11,078 and go up to Rs. 15,111 for the 64GB storage option.

Picture courtesy – letvmobilestore.com

 


by techtalks @TechTalks October 3, 2016 5:49 AM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

Lionel Gurjao

Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

Shivendra Singh

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

Q5 blackberry

Alhassan A Bukar

Nice

Ishwar Maradi