Coolpad has just launched yet another budget smartphone in India called as the Coolpad Mega 5A. It is a budget smartphone aimed towards the offline market as it will be an offline exclusive phone. The Coolpad Mega 5A is priced at Rs. 6,999 and is available in only one color variant- Gold. The phone is available for purchase in Delhi NCR, Haryana, Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra.
Commenting on the launch of the phone, Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India, said, “Coolpad is committed to offer best in class products, feature-rich products that are priced right. Running on 8.1 Android Oreo, with a great screen display and a powerful battery life, Coolpad Mega 5A will set another industry benchmark which is tough to match. We have adopted an aggressive channel expansion strategy with offline channel as our primary focus area. India is a key market for Coolpad, and we will be launching a range of products that will cater to wider audience base.”
The Coolpad Mega 5A features a 5.47-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) IPS display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The phone is powered by the Spreadtrum SC9850K quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz, coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB onboard storage, though it can be expanded up to 128GB using a microSD card. In terms of camera, there is a dual camera setup on the back which consists of an 8MP primary sensor and 0.3MP secondary lens with PDAF and LED flash; while on the front there is a 5MP camera for selfies, along with flash. The phone runs Android 8.1 out of the box and packs a 2,500mAh battery.
In terms of connectivity, there is 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM radio, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is a fingerprint scanner on the back for fast and secure phone unlocking along with Face Unlock.