Coolpad Cool Play 8 with 6.2-inch Display and 4,000mAh Battery Launched in China

Coolpad Cool Play 8 with 6.2-inch Display and 4,000mAh Battery Launched in China

Coolpad Cool Play 8 with 6.2-inch Display and 4,000mAh Battery Launched in China

by December 19, 2018

Coolpad Cool Play 8 launched in China

Coolpad has just launched its new smartphone dubbed as Cool Play 8, which is a successor of company’s Cool Play 7 smartphone which was introduced back in July. The entry level phone comes with modest specifications, and a price tag of RMB 999 (roughly Rs. 10,200) in China. There are two colour options available for the interested buyers- Streamer Ash and Bright Red. The pre-order for the phone has already started and the sale will begin from December 21st.

Coolpad Cool Play 8 Features and Specifications

The Coolpad Cool Play 8 sports a 6.2-inch InCell IPS TFT LCD display with 1,080 x 2,246 pixel resolution. The display comes with iPhone X like wide notch at the top, thin bezels on the sides and relatively thick chin. The handset has 2.5D curved glass design on both the front and the back. The back is made of a 3D aluminum that strongly imitates glass. The rear of the device features a vertically stacked dual camera comprising of a 16-megapixel primary sensor + a 2-megapixel secondary depth sensor. The rear also features a fingerprint sensor. The selfie camera is 8-megapixel with f/2.2 aperture which also doubles up as Face Unlock. Under the hood, the phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 SoC clocked at 1.5GHz paired with 4GB of RAM. The phone has 64GB of internal storage with an option to expand via microSD card. All of this is fueled by a 4,000mAh battery which supports a fast charging technology. The device runs Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box topped with Coolpad’s own Cool UI 9.0.

  • 6.2-inch InCell IPS TFT LCD display
  • 1,080 x 2,246 pixels
  • MediaTek MT6750 SoC
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB of internal storage
  • 4,000mAh battery capacity
  • Android 8.1 Oreo with Cool UI 9.0
  • 16MP + 2MP dual rear camera
  • 8MP selfie camera

For connectivity purpose, the Cool Play 8 features 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, FM radio, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Dimensions of the device are 155.5×74.8×8.5 mm.

There is no word yet on the availability of the Cool Play 8 outside of Chinese market.