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Long rumoured flagship phone Cool1 Dual with Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 series SoC (System-on-Chip) launched in China on Tuesday.

For the uninitiated, Cool1 Dual is the first joint-venture product to come out of the Chinese internet giant LeEco and Coolpad. Last month, the former purchased the 11 percent Coolpad shares from Data Dreamland for 1 .047 billion HKD ($135 million) to increase its share to 28.9-percent and became the biggest stake holder of the smartphone company.

Besides the efficient octa-core CPU, the new Cool1 Dual boasts top notch camera hardware. It features two 13MP snapped with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus)f/2.0 aperture and 4K video recording taking ability. On the front, it houses an 8MP camera with f/2.2 aperture and 80-degree field of view.

Other stipulated a 5.5-inch full HD IPS display, 3GB/4GB RAM, 32GB/64GB inbuilt storage, fingerprint sensor and a 4,060mAh battery with fast charging technology.

Cool1 Dual price and availability details:

The company is offering the new phone in two configurations—3GB+32GB storage and another with 4GB+64GB memory for ¥1099 (around $166/€147/Rs. 11,078) and ¥1499 (around $226/€201.07/Rs.15,111), respectively.

Both the models are now available for pre-order in three colour options—gold, rose gold and silver, respectively on Jd.com, Coolpad's official website, LeEco's LeMall and. It will go on sale in China later this month on Aug. 24, Fone Arena reported.

Key specifications of Cool1 Dual:

Model Cool1 Dual
Display 5.5-inch full HD IPS screen with in-cell display technology
  • Brightness: 450 nits
  • Pixel density: 403 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS Android Marshmallow-based EUI v5.6
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 octa-core ( 4 x 1.8GHz ARM Cortex A72 cores + 4 x 1.2GHz A53 cores) CPU
Storage 32GB/64GB (eMMC 5.1)
  • Main: dual 13MP cameras with dual-tone LED flash,PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus), f/2.0 aperture, 4K video recording
  • Front: 8MP camera with wide 80-degree field of view, f/2.2 aperture
Battery 4,060mAh with fast charging technology
Network 4G-LTE with VoLTE
Add-ons Fingerprint sensor, dual-SIM slots (nano+nano), Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n/ac; dual-band: 2.4GHz & 5GHz), GPS, USB Type C port
Dimensions 152 × 74.8 × 8.2 mm
Weight 167g
Colours Gold, Rose Gold and Silver
  • 3GB+32GB storage: Â¥1099 (around $166/€147/Rs. 11,078)
  • 4GB+64GB memory: Â¥1499 (around $226/€201.07/Rs.15,111)