Lenovo K4 Note VS Coolpad Note 3 – Should You Spend Extra 3K

If you are pondering to buy the Lenovo K4 note or should you spend less and get the Coolpad Note 3 if you are looking for answers the article may help to make up your mind.


Lenovo K4 Note was launched on 5th Jan. 2016 and Coolpad Note 3 was launched on 9th Oct. 2015. Already more than 200,000 registrations have been done to purchase the K4 Note.

Read Full Detailed Review Lenovo K4 Note.

Lenovo K4 Note will go on sale on Amazon India on 19 Jan 2016. We plan to get K4 Note and do a detailed review later on, we recently reviewed the Xolo One HD.

The Lenovo K4 Note is available for Rs 11,998, which can be only purchased through Amazon and Coolpad Note 3 is priced at Rs 8,999. Here is a  comparison of the Lenovo K4 Note and Coolpad Note 3.


Both the mobiles sports 5.5-inch display but screen resolution of K4 Note is much better.


Lenovo K4 Note comes with a resolution of 1980 x 1080p with 403 ppi and while the Coolpad Note 3 has 1280 x 720p resolution with 267 ppi.

Lenovo K4 Note comes with metallic build while the Coolpad Note 3 has a poly-plastic back cover.


Both the mobiles offer Fingerprint sensor on the back side. K4 Note has a thickness of 9.10 mm and Coolpad Note 3 has a thickness of 9.30 mm.

K4 Note weighs 158 gms and Coolpad Note 3 weighs 155 gms. Not too much difference in terms of weight and thickness between the devices.


Both of the smartphones are powered by Octa-Core MediaTek MT6753 processor and both devices offer 3 GB of RAM which ensures that the devices are future proof and have great performance.



Both the mobiles offer 16 GB internal storage. K4 Note offers additional storage support of 128 GB micro- SD card and Coolpad Note 3 offers additional storage support of 64 GB micro-SD card.

Nothing much to speak here there is plenty of space available for both the devices.


Lenovo K4 Note comes with the Dual Front Speakers which ensures that you get great sound experience while using speakers, Coolpad Note 3 has that missing.


Both the mobiles offer 13 Rear Camera and 5 MP Front Camera for selfies. But K4 Note has Dual Tone LED Flash and Coolpad Note 3 has single LED Flash for the Rear Camera.


We can expect the Lenovo K4 Note to have a better camera compared to the Coolpad Note 3 but till we do the testing and get user reviews it is difficult say with certainty.

Operating System

Both the smartphones run on Android 5.1 Lollipop. But User Interface for both are different K4 Note has Vibe UI while Coolpad Note 3 has Cool UI.

The Cool UI and the Lenovo UI comes with their own customization and features. Both the UI’s are quite mature and can expect good performance.


Both are Dual Sim Smartphones which has 4G LTE support. Lenovo K4 Note comes with NFC support but Coolpad Note 3 lacks NFC.

Battery Life 

The Lenovo K4 Note comes with 10% extra battery capacity and has 3300 mAh battery and on the other side Coolpad Note 3 has 3000 mAh battery capacity.

Both the smartphone can almost work 24 hours after a single charge,  but the K4 Note scores higher here.

Verdict – Is it worth to spend Extra 3K

Both the mobiles are great at their respective price point. Though if you are able to spare a little more and go for the K4 Note it can be a good deal.

The Lenovo K4 Note has the following advantages:

1). Full HD display

2). 10% larger battery

3).   NFC Support

4).  Metallic Build and attractive looks.

5) Dual Front Speakers.

Considering all the above Lenovo K4 Note justifies the additional cost and is good deal.

You Can Watch the Consolidated Video Review for Lenovo K4 Note : Updated 31- Jan-2016

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