Coolpad Cool 1 Dual: mid-range phone with stunning dual 13-megapixels camera
Coolpad is one of the largest domestic manufacturers of Android smartphones in China. With about 95% of the OEMs global products being manufactured in India, CoolPad also has a strong base in India, likewise all countries across the globe.
The Coolpad Cool 1 Dual (otherwise called the Cool 1 Dual) is a dual camera monster from the company released in 2017 and has since garnered numerous positive review from several users and tech enthusiasts worldwide. The dual lens on the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual is one of the best you’d find in the Android market at the moment.
Below are some basic specs of the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual;
Coolpad Cool 1 Dual Specifications
- Dimension: 15.25 cm x 7.92 cm x 0.77 cm
- Weight: 175 grams (with battery)
- Display: 5.5 inches 1080 x 1920 pixels IPS LCD touchscreen
- Processor: 1.8GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 SoC
- GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 510
- Operating System: Android Marshmallow v6.0
- RAM: 4GB
- Internal memory (ROM): 32GB, expandable by 32GB
- Rear camera: Dual 13-megapixels + 13-megapixels with dual LED flash
- Front camera: 8-megapixels
- Battery: Non-removable 4,000mAh
- Sensors: Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Fingerprint (rear mounted), Compass
- Colours: Gold and Silver
- Price: Rs. 7440 ($116)
By examining the outer appearance of the Coolpad Cool 1, one can easily draw rough conclusion as to how much the device’s worth (in terms of quality) and if it’s gonna be worth buying … or not.
The Cool 1 Dual comes in an all metal body and has a matte feel to ensure firm grasp when held and to prevent easily slipping off from the hands. One thing you are most likely to notice first on the rear of the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual, at first sight, is the dual camera set-up … and afterward, the fingerprint scanner.
The dual camera set-up is made of ideas identical 13-megapixels sensor with one being the primary camera, and the second; provides absolute focus on subjects to be captured by via special bokeh effects. Supporting the dual camera is a dual LED flashlight setups next to it for brightening up subjects during image capture. Also perfect for night time photography.
The fingerprint sensor on the rear, which unlocks in milliseconds, is also perfect for smartphone security and is at the reach of the hands at the position it is embedded.
The Coolpad Cool 1 Dual is also armed with a port for dual Nano SIM card support. There is no port for SD card which leaves users stuck with the 32GB built-in storage. There is, however, a variant of the device that comes with 64GB of internal storage but still, no SD card slot for storage expansion.
While the SIM slot is at the top of the left-hand side of the device, the volume rockers and power/lock button are on the right-hand side of the device.
On the front, there is a big 5.5-inch display of full HD resolution (1080 x 1920 pixels). The display is almost bezeless at the sides but has a chunk of bezels on the top and bottom. There is an 8-megapixels sensor at the top of the screen for taking selfie shots.
At the bottom of the budget-friendly Cool 1 Dual are 2 speaker grills for audio output and in their middle, a USB Type-C port. There is a 3.5mm headphone jack embedded at the top alongside an Infrared port or IR blaster which allows the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual to be used as a remote control.
As per hardware components, the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual is powered by a Snapdragon 652 chip and Adreno 510 GPU. The device is also laced with 4GB of RAM for undisturbed running of multiple apps.
Powering the Cool 1 Dual is a built-in Lithium Polymer battery of 4,000mAh capacity. I should mention that it is laudable how despite the huge battery size, the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual is still (7.7mm).
The Cool 1 Dual is a mid-range smartphone that packs impressive specifications at a very affordable price tag. For $130, the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual is available for purchase on GearBest.BUY THE Coolpad Cool 1 Dual FROM GearBest at $130