Coolpad today launched the Coolpad Cool Play 6 smartphone at an event in Dubai. The Coolpad Cool Play 6 is the company’s flagship device for the year 2017 and will be available exclusively via Amazon for Rs 14,999. It goes on open sale in India starting September 4. Design-wise the phone looks a bit similar to the previous generation Cool 1. It has a slim metal unibody design with a dual camera setup at the back just above the mirror finish fingerprint sensor. The dual 13-megapixel rear camera is the main USP of the device, not to mention, the CoolPad Cool Play 6 is the only smartphone right now with 6GB of RAM in this price bracket. The volume rockers and the power button are located at the right edge of the device. The device utilises a Type-C port for charging and data transfer. It also keeps the 3.5mm audio jack which is located at the top edge of the device. Interestingly, Coolpad calls it performance monster.
The Coolpad Cool Play 6 sports a 5.5-inch Full HD display with a 1920 X 1080 pixel resolution. It runs on Google’s latest Android 7.1.1 operating system with Coolpad’s Cool UI skin on top. The device features 6GB of RAM and 64GB of Internal Storage. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 653 SoC paired with Adreno 510 GPU. All of this is backed by a 4,000mAh non-removable battery.
The Coolpad Cool Play 6 comes featuring a 13-megapixel dual camera setup at the back with support for recording 4K video. On the front the Coolpad Cool Play 6 sports an 8-megapixel selfie camera which allows the users to record 1080p video.
As for the connectivity, the phone features 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB Type C port.
Disclaimer: The author is in Dubai attending the launch event at the invite of Coolpad India.