LeEco after becoming the largest shareholder of Coolpad is now coming with collaborative offerings.
According to this deal, LeEco will integrate its services into Coolpad devices, and the smartphones will be released with a new brand name “Cool”.
Coolpad and LeEco to Make Cool Phone
Representational image – Coolpad Max 2
As the result of this collaboration, they made the first smartphone named as Cool 1 Dual. It is a mid-range device that comes with Snapdragon 652 and 3GB RAM. Moreover, The Cool 1 was launched in August in China and can release in India this month.
Now, a second smartphone named “Cool” passed the TENAA certification in China, leaking its Specs and photos. Besides, the leaked specs confirm that the Cool will be a flagship phone.
Let’s see the technical specifications of the upcoming mobile.
For starters, the “Cool” smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch screen with Full HD display resolution. The bezel is made completely dark, irrespective of the smartphone’s color. Powering the phone is the flagship Snapdragon 821 processor having a clock cycle of 2.35 GHz. It comes with either 4 GB or 6 GB RAM.
For photography, it offers a 16 MP rear camera with dual LED flash and an 8 MP camera at the front. However, the Dual camera setup which came with the Cool 1 Dual is absent on this phone.
Notably, there is a fingerprint scanner at the back of the device for quick unlocking.
Also, it will come with 3 variants based on storage, with 32 GB, 64 GB, and 128 GB storage. Additionally, it can come in 5 color options: gold, white, silver, black and blue.
The photos of the new smartphones reveal a design similar to Le Pro 3. It has a metal body and protruding antenna strips. Also, it carries the brand name “Cool” at the back. Below that there is a tagline “LeECO Inside” emphasizing the integration of Leeco’s services in the Cool devices.
LeEco as a content provider will deliver services like video, music and TV streaming, with the Cool smartphone. On the other hand, Coolpad will benefit by getting a wider outreach of their products across the world and boost in sales as well.
LeEco on Coolpad Partnership
LeEco said, “LeEco as Coolpad’s largest shareholder will not only benefit from added product research, patents, marketing and after-sales capabilities but also allow the companies to strengthen its respective brands and change the mapping of global smartphone industry… On the strategic level, the support of Coolpad’s smartphone resources will bring valuable advancement to Lenco’s Superphones. The strategic stake will allow the ecosystem model to integrate with Coolpad’s near-billion intelligent terminals within a very short time.”
Key Specs of Cool Smartphone
- 5.5-inch screen, Full HD resolution.
- Snapdragon 821 processor.
- 4GB or 6GB RAM.
- 32GB / 64GB / 128 GB RAM.
- Primary camera – 16 MP rear camera.
- Selfie Camera – 8 MP front camera.
- OS – Android Marshmallow 6.0.
- Rear mounted fingerprint scanner.
- Battery Capacity – 4000 mAh Battery