In last August, the Coolpad and the LeEco teamed up to launched the brand “Cool” by launching Cool 1 smartphone in August 2016. And yesterday, the company launched the successor of Cool 1, in China, the Coolpad Cool 2. So, let’s talk about the Coolpad Cool 2 price, specifications, and availability.
The phone looks pretty slim design wise, measuring 154.7X73.3X9.0 and weighing around 160 grams. It has a 5.7-inch IPS LCD HD+ resolution of 720X1440 pixel and 18:9 aspect ratio display. The screen is tucked under a layer of 2.5D curved glass. The Cool 2 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, which is not cool at all, hopefully, it will see an upgrade to Android 8.0 Oreo. The Cool 2 is also splash resistant, not waterproof but only the splash resistant.
Inside, the Cool 2 has MediaTek MT6750 chipset, clocked at 1.5GHz with octa-core processor and Mali-T860 graphics. The processor is coupled with 4GB of RAM. To store the media file there will be inbuilt storage of 64GB, which can be expanded via microSD card. To back up the internals, there is a 3200 mAh non-removable battery.
The Cool 2 includes a vertically stacked dual camera setup at the back of the 13-megapixel main sensor, which is assisted by a 0.3-megapixel secondary sensor. The primary camera is also capable of taking images with Bokeh effect. Similarly, for the selfies, there is an 8-megapixel sensor that can capture beautified selfies through AI. The front camera also can recognize your face, that is Face Unlock feature is also available. Cool 2 will be available in Gold and Blue color option.
Connectivity includes, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Infrared, USB 2.0 and sensor include fingerprint (rear mounted), accelerometer, proximity.
Besides the announcement of the device, the company has not revealed the information like pricing, availability, etc. As of this writing, the device will be only available in China, and there are no any details about its availability outside of China.