Coolpad India recently launched the ‘Lite’ version of their successfully selling smartphone “Coolpad Note 5”. The Coolpad Note 5 Lite sports a sleek metal body with an 8-megapixel front camera integrated with a fingerprint scanner at the rear. The phone will be exclusively available on Amazon.in at a price of INR 8,199. It will be available in variants of gold and grey starting via open sale from 21 March 2017.
On the sidelines of the launch, the company unveiled its strategy to consolidate its leadership status in the online smartphone category further. Continuing its focus on building deeper connect with consumers, the company has planned for 3 successive launches pre- Diwali. With an aggressive product strategy lined up, the company aims to be ranked No 1 exclusive handset brands on Amazon.in by this year end.
The device is powered with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of flash storage along with expandable memory using a microSD card. It bears a 13-megapixel auto focus rear camera and 8-megapixel camera, both equipped with LED flashlight allowing it capture good selfies in low light condition. The Note 5 Lite also uses an aluminum magnesium alloy making it durable and sturdy yet lightweight at 148g. It is available with 5- inch HD IPS display (1280X970), with a dimension of 145.3*72.3*8.7mm, which is perfect for one hand use. The tastefully traced thin metal rims around the back gives this handset a premium look. It comes with scratch resistant, 2.5D curved glass on top of its display.
Speaking on the launch occasion, Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India said,” We are excited to launch the latest addition to the Note series and the successor of the widely popular Note 5. Coolpad Note 5 received an overwhelming response from customers and emerged as a disruptive product in the market. With the launch of Note 5 Lite, we are again reinforcing our commitment to making technology available to everyone at a great price and won’t comprise on best in class features. Time and again, we unveil products that set the benchmark in the smartphone category in the industry.”
He further added, “As we announce our intention to be the top exclusive brand in the online marketplace on Amazon.in, our endeavor will be to unveil products that empower our esteemed customers. In line with this commitment, we also plan to unveil a strong future product line – up by pre- Diwali. Currently, we are among the top 3 exclusive handset brands on Amazon.in. “
Coming to the specifications, it is powered by 64 bit 1.0 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735CP processor, assisted by Mali – T720 GPU and 3GB of RAM. It runs on Android 6.0 and is powered by a 2500mAh non-removable battery, with a standby time for up to 200H. The connectivity options include 4G LTE, 3G / HSPA+, EDGE / GPRS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Micro USB port and 3.5mm audio jack.