Coolpad has launched yet another budget smartphone in the Indian market. The Coolpad Mega 5A is the latest offering from the Chinese brand. Highlights of the device include an 18:9 display, dual rear cameras, and Android 8.1 Oreo OS. Read more to find about the Coolpad Mega 5A Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
The Coolpad Mega 5A is priced in India at Rs 6,999. It will be exclusively available in the offline market including Andhra Pradesh, Delhi NCR, Haryana, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, and Uttar Pradesh. Sales start on August 16.
|Processor||1.3GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC9850K|
|Internal Storage||16GB (expandable up to 128GB)|
|Display||5.47-inc, IPS InCell, HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels), 18:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||Dual (8MP + 0.3VGA) with flash|
The Coolpad Mega 5A sports a 5.47-inch IPS InCell display with HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels) resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Spreadtrum SC9850K processor and 2GB RAM. The 16GB internal storage can be further expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). It is backed by a 2,500mAh battery.
In terms of optics, the new handset sports a vertically stacked dual camera setup on the back. It uses an 8-megapixel primary sensor and a 0.3-megapixel VGA secondary sensor. Camera features include f/2.0 aperture, PDAF (phase detection autofocus), and LED flash. The 5-megapixel front camera comes with selfie flash.
- Metal body design
- Face Unlock
- Fingerprint sensor
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS
- 4G LTE
- FM radio
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- Ambient light sensor
- Proximity sensor
- Gold color option
The Coolpad Mega 5A runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM radio, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The budget handset measures 148 x 70.7 x 8.9mm and weighs 148 grams. It features a full metal body design and comes in a single Gold color option. The Face Unlock feature is accompanied by a fingerprint sensor. Sensors on the device include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor.
The new smartphone follows the Coolpad Mega 4A which was launched in April this year. The Coolpad Mega 5A will compete in the offline budget segment with the likes of Xiaomi Redmi 5A.
“Coolpad is committed to offering best in class products, feature-rich products that are priced right. Running on 8.1 Android Oreo, with a great screen display and a powerful battery life, Coolpad Mega 5A will set another industry benchmark which is tough to match. We have adopted an aggressive channel expansion strategy with the offline channel as our primary focus area,” said Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India.
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