After launching it in India back in August, Coolpad has now launched a new color option for the Cool Play 6. A Sheen Black color option has been launched, which is also priced at Rs 14,999, like the other color three months ago. Last month, Coolpad also launched a Gold color variant of the smartphone. The smartphone is exclusively available on Amazon India. Also Read - Toshiba Ultimate 4K TV Review (50U5050)Also Read - Garmin Venu SQ series of smartwatches launched in India: Price, availability, features
Other than the color options, all the specifications remain the same. To recall, the Coolpad Cool Play 6 features a 5.5-inch display with full HD ( 1920 1080 pixels) resolution. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 octa-core SoC clocked at 1.4GHz, and paired with 6GB of RAM. Also on offer is 64GB of internal storage. Also Read - Flipkart starts Dussehra Specials sale: Big deals on Realme C3, iPhone 11 Pro, Poco M2, Redmi 8A and more
For photography, the smartphone sports a pair of 13-megapixel dual-camera at the rear, with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), and dual-tone LED flash. Up front is an 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture. ALSO READ: Lenovo K8 Plus vs Xiaomi Mi A1 vs Coolpad Cool Play 6
Fuelling the device is a 4,000mAh battery, which the company claims is good enough to offer a standby time of up to 300 hours. For connectivity, the smartphone offers options like USB Type-C port, dual-SIM card slots, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. On the software front, the Cool Play 6 runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. Further, Coolpad has also announced that it will be providing Android 8.0 OTA update by December 2017 for the Cool Play 6 smartphone.
In its given price tag and specifications, the Coolpad Cool Play 6 competes against the likes of Honor 6X, and Lenovo K8 Note. To make a quick comparison, the Honor 6X, with prices starting from Rs 12,999, sports a 12-megapixel sensor to capture photos, and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor to capture depth information. The Lenovo K8 Note, on the other hand, is priced at Rs 12,999. It comes with a combination of 13-megapixel primary sensor and 5-megapixel depth sensor at the back. The camera capture depth-of-field information for Bokeh effect. The rear camera has a dual-LED CCT flash module. On the front, there is a 13-megapixel camera with an aperture of f/2.2. ALSO READ: Samsung Galaxy Note 8, LG V30 to Moto X4: Top smartphones launched in August 2017