After a long hiatus, Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad has launched a new smartphone in India. The new Coolpad Note 8 features a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display and sports a dual camera setup on the back. The Note 8 has been launched in India at a price of Rs. 9,999, well in line with what similarly specced phones are being sold at.
Coolpad Note 8 specifications
The Coolpad Note 8 comes with a 5.99-inch Full HD+ resolution display and an 18:9 aspect ratio with 2.5D curved glass on top. The phone runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.
Powering the smartphone is the octa-core MediaTek MT6750 chipset with Mali T860 GPU. It is paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, which can be expanded up to 128GB using a microSD card.
As far as imaging is concerned, the Coolpad Note 8 has a 16MP + 0.3MP camera setup on the back and an 8MP camera on the front. Other features include a fingerprint sensor, dual-SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. The phone is backed by a 4,000mAh battery.
Pricing and Availability
The Coolpad Note 8 has been priced at Rs. 9,999 and it comes in Black color. Coolpad has partnered with Paytm to sell the smartphone, and as such, the Note 8 is available for purchase exclusively on Paytm. Buyers can also claim a cashback of Rs. 2,000 on the purchase, so the Coolpad Note 8 will effectively cost Rs. 7,999.