Coolpad has launched its new smartphone in India. The phone will be exclusively available on Amazon.in at a price of INR 10,999. It will be available in variants of royal gold, space grey starting October 2016 via open sale from 18th October 2016.
The company also announced that it aims to sell over 4 million Coolpad phones in India by next two quarters. After the success of its offline pilot project in Delhi, Bangalore and Chennai, Coolpad will be expanding its presence in 13 cities over the next three months.
Coolpad Note 5 features a 5.5 inch display FHD resolution of 1920 x 1080(~401ppi) with 78% (screen-to-body ratio). The phone is loaded with a 4GB RAM along with a Qualcomm SD 617 Octacore processor and comes with 32 GB of internal storage – expandable to 64GB. Coolpad Note 5 has a front facing camera of 8 MP with LED Flash and a 13 MP primary shooter. With the supportive LED flash, users are able to capture brighter photos during the night and under low light conditions. The battery capacity is 4010 mAh with a stand by time upto 350Hrs.
Dr Luo Zhongsheng VP Coolpad Group, said, “The timing of launch could not be more perfect, as we celebrate our first year of journey in India. We came to India last year with Coolpad Note 3 in a highly competitive market and it was one of the highest selling and popular phones in its category. Today I am excited to launch yet another path breaking phone, Note 5’ that has been designed exclusively for the Indian market. We had set a stiff sales target ahead of us and we aim to cross the 4 million handsets mark by March next year. Coolpad aims to be in the top 5 players in the Global and Indian smartphone market.”
“With 4G now a reality and with upcoming spectrum auctions, the LTE ecosystem in India will only strengthen. We are happy to share that all Coolpad phones will be 4G enabled giving consumers true digital experience.”
Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India said, “Today’s consumers are interested in feature rich smartphones that come with a great post sales service experience. We are aware that India is a price sensitive market and thus over the last one year we have offered phones that set the benchmark in the Indian market – affordable with superior technology. Our products launched are in line with the consumer’ s preferences such as all our phones are 4G enabled, have big screens and great processing power. Keeping with our philosophy of “Empowering everyone everywhere”, Coolpad Note 5 is a budget friendly power packed product with impressive specifications.”
He further added, “We are confident that in the coming few months Coolpad will bring more path- breaking products and we are confident that Coolpad Note 5 will we achieve 1 million handset sales by next quarter. Offline pilot project is something we pioneered in partnership with Amazon and we will take forward this initiative to other cities over the next year.”
Coming to the specifications, weighing 173.4g, with a dimension of 152*75.7*8.85mm. Note 5 is also equipped with an Accelerometer, Geomagnetic Sensor Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor and Fingerprint Sensor. The phone comes with Android 6.0 + Cool UI 8.0.
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