Coolpad Defiant, the company’s new budget smartphone is finally made official in the US. Priced at $100 (roughly Rs. 6,500). The smartphone will exclusive retail via T-Mobile carrier and there is no word on whether or not it will be launched in the Indian market. Also Read - Upcoming Coolpad COOL 20 specs revealed ahead of May 25 launchAlso Read - Coolpad Cool 6 launched in India with 48MP triple camera setup: Check price, features
It is said to be the successor to last year’s Coolpad Catalyst smartphone. Looking at the product portfolio of the company, Coolpad Catalyst retailed via T-Mobile as well. The Coolpad Catalyst sports a 5-inch display, a quad-core chipset, 2,200mAh battery and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. This year, the company also launched Cool Play 6 mid-ranger smartphone in China with a price tag of CNY 1,499 (roughly Rs. 14,000). Cool Play 6 finds its breaking point with a mammoth 4,060mAh battery on board. Also Read - Airtel Wi-Fi Calling: Compatible phones from Tecno, Vivo, Infinix, Coolpad and Itel
On the other hand, the Coolpad Defiant affordable smartphone comes with a plastic build and not the metal body. The smartphone’s USP is that it runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. Here’s a closer look at its features.
Coolpad Defiant specifications and features
It has a 5-inch FWVGA display with a screen resolution of 480×854 pixels and is powered by 1.4GHz quad-core processor. The smartphone comes with 1GB of RAM along with 8GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. The Coolpad Defiant houses a 2,450mAh battery, which the company claims can deliver a talktime of up to 16.5 hours and a standby time of up to 288 hours. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi 4A to Coolpad Note 3 Lite: Top 5 smartphones priced under Rs 7,000
In terms of optics, is has a 5-megapixel primary camera and a 2-megapixel selfie snapped placed at the front. For the connectivity, the Coolpad Defiant offers 4G, VoLTE, LTE, 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS. In this price tag, the Coolpad Defiant competes with smartphones such as the Xioami Redmi 4A, Motorola Moto C, Motorola Moto C Plus, and Micromax Evok Power.