Coolpad Note 5 has arrived in India for INR 10,999 and exclusively available on Amazon. The phone was officially released in the country on October 20, 2016.
The Smartphone has some die-hard features that looks good on paper. We will look at the reasons to buy and not to buy. Also, we will do a quick but valuable comparison between the specs of this one and Lenovo K6 Power features.
Coolpad Note 5 Pros
|1||OS||Runs on the latest Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow.|
|2||Fingerprint scanner||Yes, positioned at the back.|
|4||Display||Has a splendid screen resolution that results in a 401 ppi.|
|5||Screen protection||It neither has a corning gorilla glass nor Dragontrail but yet the company claims there is scratch resistance screen protection layer onto the screen.|
|6||CPU||It will drive Snapdragon 617 and has 8 cores (Octa) processor (1.5 GHz, Cortex A53 + 1.2 GHz, Cortex A53)|
|7||GPU||Has a reasonably powerful graphics called Adreno 405.|
|9||Internal memory||32 GB of internal storage is another advantage.|
|10||Front flash||The flash on the selfie camera is most welcome as many mobiles misses out on this component.|
|11||Battery||4,010mAh battery will keep it running with quick multi-tasking.|
|12||Connectivity||Comes enabled with 4G VoLTE.|
|13||Loudspeaker||It is much louder and clearer.|
Coolpad Note 5 Cons
|1||Weight||At 173.4 grams, it is one of the most heavy weighted Smartphone in market at this price.|
|2||Thickness||It has an average dimension, not as slim as the market would have expected.|
|3||Storage||There is an ample internal space but users can expand the storage up to 64 GB.|
Coolpad Note 5 vs Lenovo K6 Power
|Model||Coolpad Note 5||Lenovo K6 Power|
|Display size||5.5-Inches full HD||5-Inches full HD|
|Memory||Can be expanded up to 64 GB||Expandable capacity is up to 128 GB|
|Camera||Has Dual LED flash on the main sensor and an LED flash on the selfie camera||Comes with an LED flash on the primary and no flash is seen on the front camera.|
|Audio feature||Doesn’t have any extra feature.||Dolby Atmos surroun sound.|
|Weight||173 grams||It weighs just 145 grams, one of the most light-weighted Smartphone around.|
|RAM||4 GB of RAM with Adreno 405 GPU (slower)||3 GB of RAM with Adreno 505 GPU (faster)|
|Rating||Launched in October and has a rating of 4 with 1,900 customer reviews.||Launched in December and has garnered 4.3 rating with 2.500 reviews.|
|Price||Rs. 10,999||Rs. 9,999|
So which one is the best?
If you are looking for a small screen device with powerful CPU and GPU for gaming and video playback purpose then go for K6 Power.
For a better imaging and video shoot, check out Coolpad.
Music lovers should opt for Lenovo with eyes closed.
Travelers might want to try K6 Power due its quick charge feature.
Lastly, Lenovo is an established brand whereas Coolpad is a start-up, the former has sold more than 2 Lakh K6 Power on the first day of listing on Flipkart but Coolpad has yet to release its numbers.