Coolpad has finally launched its much awaited Note 5 smartphone in India. The new smartphone lives up to its tag line – Beast among the best. The Coolpad Note 5 will be available exclusively on Amazon India at at Rs. 10,999. It comes with many heavy-duty features such as a big battery and RAM along with a fingerprint sensor and dual apps support. The Coolpad Note 5 offers a great value for money.
The impressive smartphone looks great on paper. The metal uni-body design with polished finish and fine cut edges looks stunning. It features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1920 x 1080pixels) display with 2.5D Curved Glass and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based Cool UI 8.0 OS. Connectivity options include 4G LTE with VoLTE support. However, it’s the combination of big specs which makes the Coolpad Note 5 so unique.
Lets take a look at few features that make the new Coolpad Note 5 stand out:
The 4GB RAM
Coolpad Note 5 is the only smartphone in its price range to offer 4GB RAM. The big RAM at such a price point is a bold offering by the company, which is also credited for bringing the 3GB RAM at a lower price segment. The addition of 4GB RAM is not a gimmick though. The huge RAM is there to support the 1.5GHz octa-core Snapdragon 617 processor and an ARM Cortex-A53 GPU. The combination makes it a performance powerhouse, on paper at least. The is further supported by 32GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 64GB via a micro SD card.
The Coolpad Note 5 comes equipped with a huge 4010mAh battery. Again, the battery capacity is way higher than any other smartphone in its price range. Also, this time the battery is removable. It also supports fast charging. The big battery means that your smartphone will keep running way past its bed time. Coolpad claims that the new battery offers up to impressive 350 hours of standby time on a single charge.
Enhanced & Fast Fingerprint scanner
This feature has become Coolpad’s trademark now. The Coolpad Note 5 also sports a fingerprint scanner with added security. The company claims to offer an unlocking time of 0.5 seconds. It also offers gesture shortcuts. It can map fingers to open apps and snap photos with one tap. The fingerprint sensor also allows you to make, receive and record calls. Placed on the back, just below the camera ring, the fingerprint sensor adds a smooth touch to the powerful smartphone.
The Coolpad Note 5 features a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture. The wide camera sports a CMOS sensor and 5P lens, which should allow you to capture bright picture with a lot of details. It also has a dual LED flash on the back for low-light situations. The company has also added a big 8-megapixel camera on the front. The front camera comes with 80.1 degree wide angle and f/2.2 aperture. This means it will capture a lot of light along with details, thanks to the 5P Lens. There is also a LED flash on the front.
Dual Apps System
The Coolpad Note 5 also comes with a Dual Space system. The extremely useful feature allows you to have two accounts on one smartphone. You can use two accounts of WhatsApp, Facebook, Messenger, and other apps simultaneously on the same handset. It allows you to choose which app to install on which account. This feature allows you to easily separate your work life and personal life.
The combination of 4010mAh battery, octa-core Snapdragon 617 SoC and 4GB RAM is hard to ignore. The fingerprint sensor, dual apps system, and camera are an added attractions among others. At just Rs. 10,999, the Coolpad Note 5 is sure to stand out among its competition. It comes in Noble Black and Champagne Gold color options, if you were wondering.