In March this year, Coolpad launched the Note 5 Lite smartphone in India for Rs. 8,199. As the name suggests, it is the lighter variant of the Coolpad Note 5. Now, the company launched a new variant of the Note 5 Lite with doubled internal storage and is priced at Rs. 8,199. While the earlier launched 16GB storage variant launched at Rs. 8,199 is now retailing for Rs. 7,499.
The smartphone still runs on years old Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. Till date, there is no information about the Android 7.0 Update for the device. Apart from the doubled storage, there are no other changes made to the device. It comes with a 5-inch IPS display with HD (1280 x 729 pixels) resolution and is powered by MediaTek MT6735CP quad-core processor. There is 3GB of RAM along with 32GB of internal storage.
There is also a MicroSD card slot for further expansion of storage up to 64GB. In the camera department, the Note 5 Lite comes features a 13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and an 8MP front camera with the same f/2.2 aperture. Both the front and rear cameras on this device are accompanied by a LED flash. It supports dual SIM dual standby and offers VoLTE connectivity. The device is backed by a 2,500mAh non-removable battery.
The device also sports a rear-facing fingerprint sensor. Other connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. While the 16GB storage variant comes in Gold and Grey color options, the new 32GB storage variant only comes in Gild color option. The power button is placed on the right edge and the volume rocker is on the left edge.
During the launch of Coolpad Cool Play 6, the company also announced to bring a new flagship device called Coolpad Cool S1 to the Indian market. The device was already launched in the China and the company hasn’t mentioned anything about the India launch after the initial announcement. The Cool S1 is expected to be the successor to Coolpad Cool 1 launched earlier this year. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more updates!