Coolpad and LeEco in partnership have launched yet another Cool-branded smartphone in China dubbed Cool S1. This is the third smartphone made by the duo after Cool 1Dual and Cool 1C.
Coming to the specifications of Cool S1, it sports a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixel) screen with the pixel density of 401 pixels per inch (PPI). It is powered by a 2.3GHz Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 821 paired with Adreno 530 GPU for graphics. It’s the same processor and GPU powering the recently launched OnePlus 3T, which is an upgraded variant of OnePlus 3.
The Cool S1 comes in three options — 4GB RAM + 64GB, 6GB RAM + 64GB, and 6GB RAM + 128GB. However, there is no word on the storage expansion so far. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow software with EUI 5.8 on top.
For photography, the Cool S1 houses a 13MP rear snapper with a dual-tone LED flash and phase detection autofocus (PDAF). For selfie lovers, there is an 8-megapixel secondary camera up front. The device also carries a fingerprint scanner on the back panel.
Under the hood, the Cool S1 packs in a 4070mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging enabled. The device comes with USB Type-C and support for 4G VoLTE. Meaning, customers will be able to enjoy Reliance Jio if it lands in India.
This aside, the Cool S1 also comes with other standard connectivity Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS. The phone also bundles Harman Kardon AKG N18 earphones which is noteworthy.
The Cool S1 is available in Black and Gold colour options, priced at CNY 2499 (approximately Rs 24,402) for 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. On the other hand, 6GB RAM + 64GB variant is priced at CNY 2699 (approximately Rs 26,354) whereas 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant costs CNY 3199 (approximately Rs 31,237).
Recently, a device which goes by the name Cool C105 was founded listed on Chinese certification website TENAA. From what is known so far, the Cool C105 flaunts a 5.5-inch screen Full screen. Powering it is a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor. It has a fingerprint scanner and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS.
The Cool C105 houses a 16-megapixel rear snapper mated with an 8-megapixel selfie camera. It packs in a massive 4000mAh battery and comes with the connectivity options like 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and microUSB 2.0.
Key specifications the Cool S1
|Display||5.5-inch Full HD|
|Processor||2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Quad-Core|
|RAM||4GB / 6GB|
|Memory||64GB / 128GB|
|Camera||13MP Rear / 8MP Front|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Battery||4070mAh (Quick Charge 3.0)|