Coolpad Note 8 launched: Key specs, India price, and everything you need to know

first_imgCoolpad is out with the successor to its Note 6. On Monday, Coolpad launched a new budget segment smartphone in India called the Coolpad Note 8. The smartphone will be available exclusively on Paytm for a price tag of Rs 9,999. The Note 8 comes in only one variant, with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage (expandable up to 128GB). With the Coolpad Note 8, the company will be looking to take on the likes of other similar segment smartphones from Xiaomi, Motorola, Nokia, Honor, among others.The highlights of the Coolpad Note 8 are its display, dual rear cameras, stock Android interface and pure Android OS. Compared to the predecessor, that is the Coolpad Note 6, the Note 8 is much upgraded in almost all aspects be it the design, display, hardware or software. To recall, the Note 6 comes with two cameras on the front, but that’s not the case with the Note 8, it comes with only one camera on the front. Let’s take a quick look what the newly launched Coolpad Note 8 offers to the customers.Coolpad Note 8 specsDisplay: The Note 8 comes with a big 5.99-inch IPS FHD+ display with aspect ratio of 18:9 and resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.Processor: For the Note 6 Coolpad opted for Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, but that’s not the case with the Note 8. The newly launched Coolpad Note 8 is powered by MTK6750T 1.5GHz quad-core chipset.Software: The Coolpad Note 8 runs the stock version of Android 8.0 Oreo, which means the phone doesn’t come with any unnecessary third party applications. The Note 8 gives a pure Android experience to users.advertisementRAM: 4GBStorage: It comes with 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.Rear camera: On the back the phone comes with a dual camera setup. It comes with a primary sensor of 16-megapixel and secondary sensor of 0.3-megapixel pixel with aperture of f/2.0. Front camera: On the front, the smartphone packs an 8-megapixel selfie shooter with an aperture of f/2.2. It comes with face beauty mode.Battery: This is where Coolpad Note 8 beats its competitors. The smartphone packs a massive 4000mAh battery with smart battery management skills.Colour: BlackCoolpad Note 8 features–Battery is one of the highlights of the Coolpad Note 8. The smartphone comes with a massive 4000mAh battery which the Coolpad claims can offer a standby time of up to 200 hours and deliver a talktime up to 8 hours. Coolpad also says that the battery of the Note 8 comes with smart battery management skills which make it an apt choice for heavy phone users.–It comes with a big display which Coolpad claims can deliver a seamless video experience. The smartphone sports a big 5.99-inch IPS FHD+ display with aspect ratio of 18:9 and resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.–Offers a pure stock Android experience. The Coolpad Note 8 runs the stock version of Android 8.0 Oreo OS. This means that the Coolpad Note 8 doesn’t come with unwanted third party interface and gives users a pure Android experience. As of now there are no words if the phone will be upgraded to the latest Android 9 Pie software or not.–Coolpad Note 8 exquisite design. The smartphone comes with curved edges and streamlined design with Coolpad says “piano finish”. Coolpad also claims that users will feel premium holding the Note 8 in hand.–Dual rear cameras. Unlike the predecessor, the Coolpad Note 6, the Note 8 comes with a dual camera setup. The phone comes with a primary sensor of 16-megapixel and secondary sensor of 0.3-megapixel pixel with aperture of f/2.0. The Note 8 comes with various camera features like face beauty mode, blur mode (it will let users blur the background after the photo has been clicked), Panorama mode, among others. The pictures clicked with the Note 8 can be edited after they have been clicked.ALSO READ: Coolpad Note 8 with dual cameras, 4000mAh battery launched in India for Rs 9,999Coolpad Note 8 price and availabilityAs for the availability, the Coolpad Note 8 will be available in only one colour – black. The smartphone can be bought exclusively from Paytm. The Note 8 comes only in one variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage (expandable up to 128 GB) for a price tag of Rs 9,999.last_img read more