Coolpad Note 6 has been launched in India. The new smartphone is touted to be an India-exclusive and the latest offline offering from the Chinese company. With Gold and Grey colour option, the Coolpad Note 6 will be available for purchase starting May 1 through over 300 multi-brand stores across eight states, including Delhi NCR, Haryana, Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, and Maharashtra. It comes in two storage variants - the 32GB storage variant is available at Rs. 8,999, while the 64GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 9,999.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Coolpad Note 6 runs Android 7.1 Nougat and has a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) display. Under the hood, it is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC with a clock speed of 1.4GHz, coupled with Adreno 505 GPU and 4GB of RAM. The smartphone has a dual camera setup on the front that includes an 8-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor, paired with a 120-degree, wide-angle lens. On the back, there is a 13-megapixel autofocus camera with a six-piece lens that has an f/2.2 aperture.
Coolpad has provided 32GB and 64GB of onboard storage options on the Note 6 that both are expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). In terms of connectivity, there is 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, and a Micro-USB port. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, and a front-facing fingerprint sensor. The smartphone packs a 4070mAh battery that is touted to deliver a standby time of 350 hours on a single charge. Besides, it weighs 170 grams and measures 153.7x76.4x8.62mm.
"With a dual selfie camera, great viewing experience, long lasting battery, Coolpad Note 6 will offer a great value for money smartphone for the Indian customers," said Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India, in a press statement. "We are also planning to introduce few more aggressive offline devices in next 2-3 months, in order to make an expansion in the offline market through our retails partners and multi-brand outlets. We are expecting that Coolpad will be able to make a strong presence in the offline market by the end of 2018."