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Coolpad Cool Play 6 announced in Dubai with dual rear camera, 6GB RAM for $234

Cool Play 6 is now available. Most of the companies have launched their flagships in the past year including the OnePlus 5 which is the company’s affordable dual rear camera phone with 6GB and 8GB RAM options. But do you imagine a smartphone with 6GB RAM and dual rear cameras below $250? It’s very hard to believe, but China’s Coolpad has just launched the cheapest dual rear camera smartphone Cool Play 6 with 6GB RAM in an official event in Dubai today and it is available for sale in India priced at just Rs. 14999 (around $234) via Amazon September 4th.

The Coolpad Cool Play 6 comes with a full metal unibody design and comes with dual SIM slots without the MicroSD card expansion slot. No news is available on when it will be available outside India.

Coolpad Cool Play 6
Coolpad Cool Play 6

The Coolpad Cool Play 6 features a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display with 1920×1080 pixels resolution and is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 653 (Quad 1.95GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.44GHz A53 CPUs) Mobile Platform with Adreno 510 GPU. It comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage capacity with no microSD card expandable storage slot available. It runs on the Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) OS with Journey UI out of the box and is also upgradable to Android 8.0 OS when available. It also supports Dual SIM with nano SIMs.

It features a dual rear camera with two 13-megapixel dual cameras with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and PDAF. We also have an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture. It is backed up by a 4000mAh battery and comes with connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1 and USB 2.0 Type-C. It has a fingerprint sensor available on the rear side below the dual camera module. It measures 152.4×75.2×8.45mm and weighs 175 grams.

“India and the U.S. have now become two of the largest markets for Coolpad overseas. We have always believed in launching products that start a trend in the market and Cool 6 is yet another winner from Coolpad. The response we have received from our consumers over the years with every launch has been overwhelming and we are touched by the love of our Cool fans.

We are confident that with R&D capabilities and quality products, we will be able to gain an even larger market share in India and other regions. Apart from that we are also coming with exclusive Coolpad services centers in India with a plan to have these in at least 5 cities in the next 6 months.” said Mr. James Du, Global CEO, of Coolpad Group.

Coolpad Cool Play 6
Coolpad Cool Play 6

The company has recently launched a new smartphone Cool M7 in the Cool M series in China. It comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD IPS display, a 2.5D curved glass, a 2.0GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage capacity, Android 7.0 Nougat operating system with Cool UI 8.0, Hybrid Dual SIM support.

It has a 12-megapixel auto-focus rear camera with LED flash, a 13-megapixel fixed focus front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 79.8-degree wide angle lens, a 3200mAh battery and connectivity options available are 4G/LTE, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and a USB Type C. It measures 151.16 x 74.32 x 6.9 mm and weighs 152 grams. It has a fingerprint scanner available on the front physical home button.