Coolpad-LeEco have recently showcased its new Cool series smartphones called as the Coolpad Cool S1 at MWC 2017. The Cool S1 smartphone was launched back in December last year in China and now the company has released the Cool series smartphone outside China for the first time. Moreover, the company is expected to launch the Cool S1 in India in the second quarter, most likely in May.
To recall, the Coolpad Cool S1 is co-developed by Coolpad and LeEco under its Cool series of smartphones. This is the third addition to the Cool series after Cool 1 Dual and Cool Changer 1C. Coolpad has offered three variants of Cool S1 in China- 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage priced at CNY 2499 (roughly Rs 24,250), the 6GB RAM + 64GB internal storage priced at CNY 2699 (roughly Rs 26,200), and 6GB RAM + 128GB of internal storage for a price of CNY 3199 (roughly Rs 31,000). The company is likely to release 4GB RAM variant in India.
The Coolpad Cool S1 features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display. The device gets acceleration from a 2.35GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core processor paired with Adreno 530 GPU, 4GB/6GB of RAM, and 64GB/128GB of internal storage. It runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS with EUI 5.8 on top of it. It boasts a fingerprint scanner at the rear panel and has USB Type-C port.
The Coolpad Cool S1 features a 16MP primary rear camera with dual-tone LED flash and PDAF. Up front, it has an 8MP selfie snapper. The device is powered by a 4070mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. On the connectivity front, it offers 4G VoLTE, microUSB port, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. The sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor.
In addition, the Coolpad Cool S1 features Harman Kardon’s tone tuning technology which offers ‘Clari-Fi’ high-quality sound. The company also bundled Harman Kardon AKG N18 earphones within the package. The device measures dimensions at 151.4×74.7x5mm and weighs 168 grammes.
Coolpad had launched the Cool 1 aka Cool 1 Dual smartphone in India last year for a price of Rs 13,999. The Coolpad Cool 1 Dual features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display powered by a 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. For photography, it has a 13MP rear camera alongside an 8MP selfie snapper. A 4000mAh battery completes the package.