Coolpad Cool Play 8 Launched With Full-HD+ Display, Dual Cameras

The Cool Play 7C was launched in August this year. Now, its successor has been listed in China. The new smartphone features a 6.2-inch display with a display notch. Highlights of the device include dual rear cameras, 4GB RAM, and a 4,000mAh battery. Additionally, it sports a 3D aluminum back panel. Read more to find about Coolpad Cool Play 8 Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Coolpad Cool Play 8

Price and Availability

Price CNY 999 (approx Rs 10,300)

The Coolpad Cool Play 8 is priced in China at CNY 999 (approx Rs 10,300). It is now available for pre-order through Sales start from December 21.

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Processor 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750
Internal Storage 64GB (expandable)
Display 6.2-inch, InCell IPS TFT LCD, full-HD+ (1080 x 2246 pixels)
OS Android, Cool UI 9.0
Primary (Rear) Camera Dual (16MP + 2MP) with flash
Front Camera 8MP
Battery 4,000mAh
Dual SIM Yes

The new handset is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor and 4GB RAM. The 64GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card. The 4,000mAh battery comes with fast-charging support (goes from 0 to 100 percent charge in just 2.3 hours time).

In terms of optics, the Coolpad Play Cool 8 sports a dual camera setup on the back. It combines a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary depth sensor. For selfies and video calling, the smartphone comes with an 8-megapixel front camera.

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  • Dual cameras
  • Face unlock feature
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Cool UI 9.0
  • 4G LTE
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth
  • GPS/ A-GPS
  • USB Type-C
  • FM radio
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Two color options

The Coolpad Cool Play 8 runs Android operating system with Cool UI 9.0 on top. It comes with Face Unlock feature. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, FM radio, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

The dual-SIM smartphone features a 6.2-inch InCell IPS TFT LCD display with full-HD+ (1080 x 2246 pixels) resolution and a wide notch. It sports a 3D back with a glossy finish and measures 155.5 x 74.8 x8.5mm.

The new handset comes in Streamer Ash (Black) and Bright Red color options. A fingerprint sensor is placed on the back.

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The Coolpad Cool Play 7C was launched in China at CNY 699 (approx Rs 7,200) for the base 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant. The 4GB RAM/ 64GB internal storage model costs CNY 799 (approx Rs 8,300).

The Coolpad Cool Play 7C sports a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels) resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor. The budget smartphone comes in two RAM/ internal storage variants – 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage and 4GB/ 64GB storage.

In terms of optics, the new handset sports an 8-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera. It is backed by a 2500mAh battery. For security, the new handset comes with a face unlock feature and a fingerprint sensor.

What do you think of the new handset? Will you consider purchasing the new Coolpad Cool Play 8? Let us know in the comments section below.

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