Coolpad has launched its new affordable smartphone – Note 3 Lite, with a fast fingerprint sensor and 3GB RAM, in India which will retail for just Rs. 6,999. Note 3 Lite will be exclusively available on a leading e-commerce portal Amazon.in. Registrations for this smartphone is open and the first flash sale will start on 28th January 2015 at 2 PM.
Note 3 Lite flaunts a 5 inch HD (720p) display with scratch resistant glass on top. It is equipped with 64 bit 1.3 GHz Quad Core MediaTek MT6735 processor with Mali-T720 GPU, assisted by 3GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt memory which is extendable by up to 32GB using microSD card.
Note 3 Lite is fitted with a 13 MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash and a 5 MP front facing camera, which sounds like a decent proposition for the price. It houses a 2500mAh battery and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with Cool UI 6.0 on top.
Note 3 Lite also comes integrated with fingerprint sensor on its rear side. It has a dual SIM supports and both SIM card slots support 4G connectivity. Other connectivity features include 3G / HSPA+, EDGE / GPRS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Micro USB port, USB OTG, GPS and 3.5mm audio jack.
The company touts that these smartphones will be manufactured in India with the partnership of Videocon and the company is willing to invest 1,950 crore to manufacture affordable smartphones in India as part of “Make In India” campaign.
Commenting on the launch, Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India, “We have received a phenomenal response in the last three months for Coolpad Note 3. So far we have retailed over 1,50,000 units of Coolpad Note 3 in India and this number is climbing as we speak, We have maintained a customer rating of 4.2 from almost 5500 buyers of this device on Amazon.in. , this tremendous response for the Note 3 encouraged us to launch the Coolpad Note 3 Lite. Note 3 Lite has been exclusively developed for the Indian market and will be available on India`s leading e-commerce platform Amazon.in at an aggressive price of INR. 6999.”
He also stated, “We also see a tremendous opportunity for smart wearables in India, according to an International Data Corporation (IDC) report, wearables grew 173% and nearly 72 million wearable devices were shipped globally in 2015, Our technology is prime and so today Coolpad India has showcased wearables for the first time in India for you to experience, we intend to launch these in India in 2016, when?, let fans decide.”
Key Specifications of Coolpad Note 3 Lite:
|Model||Coolpad Note 3 Lite|
|Display||5 inch HD display with scratch resistant glass|
|Processor||64 bit 1.3 GHz Quad Core MediaTek MT6735|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 5 MP front camera|
|Dimensions and Weight||140.8 x 70.4 x 8.9mm and 152 grams|