Coolpad company launched a new selfie centric smartphone today known as Coolpad Mega in India. This smartphone has a metal frame and 5.5-inch display with 2.5D curved glass. The main USP of this smartphone is- its 8MP front camera, which has a wide 83.6 degree field of view and f/2.2 aperture. It comes with Smart Beautification mode that will help users to customize selfies and detect a user’s age automatically, that’s why we are calling it selfie centric smartphone. The rear camera of this device is also 8MP with Sony image sensor and auto focus feature..
If we talk about its processor- this smartphone is powered by 1GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6735P processor with Mali-T720 GPU. It also has 3GB RAM along with 16GB internal storage. Internal storage can be expended upto 32GB using microSD card. Its a Dual Sim smartphone run Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) OS with CoolUI 8.0.
It has 2500mAh battery. Company promises that it give backup 20 hours of standby time and 9 hours of talk time.
Coolpad Mega 2.5D Specifications
- Display: 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD 2.5D curved glass display
- Processor: 1GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6735P processor with Mali-T720 GPU
- RAM: 3GB
- Internal Storage: 16GB (expandable up to 32GB with microSD)
- OS: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) OS with CoolUI 8.0
- Sim Slot: Dual SIM
- Camera: 8MP autofocus rear camera with LED Flash, SONY sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 8MP front-facing camera, 83.6-degrees wide-angle lens, f/2.2 Aperture
- Dimensions: 153×76.8×7.85mm
- Weight: 143g
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- Battery: 2500mAh battery
At the launch event, Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India said:
“A successful company always need to align its objectives as per the expectations from the market, it has to listen to the customers from wherever, whichever medium it may be. At Coolpad transition is a constant process and voice of users is the opinion accepted with supreme importance. We are raising the bar with every new product and constantly strive to better ourselves so that we can spoil our consumers for choice. With the launch of “Coolpad mega” we aim to capture 13-15% of under 8k online smartphone segment which is growing at an astounding 100% rate YOY.
In the initial phase, the first batch of Coolpad Mega phones will be imported from China and later they will be manufactured in India under our Make in India initiative. We are confident that we will sell 50 K phones in our first flash sale on 24 August, 2016. We will continue in our endeavor to bring customized smart devices to the Indian consumers and will be surprising our customers with a disruptive product before Diwali this year.”
This device is Amazon exclusive and first sale will start on 24 August while registration is open from today at 5 pm.
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