Coolpad has announced a new smartphone called the COOL 12A in China. It is the next COOL series phone after the COOL 10 handset that was announced in June in the home market. With pricing of 599 Yuan (~$88), the COOL 12A offers users with a tall aspect ratio display, a 16-megapixel dual-camera system, and a large-sized battery.
Coolpad COOL 12A specifications and features
The Coolpad COOL 12A measures 156.2 x 75.2 x 8.9mm and it weighs 202.5 grams. The JD.com listing of the phone states that the low-budget phone features a glass rear. The phone houses a 6.3-inch IPS LCD waterdrop notch screen that offers HD+ resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. The COOL 12A offers a screen-to-body ratio of 93 percent, claims the Chinese firm.
An unknown Spreadtrum chipset that has three Cortex-A55 CPU cores that clocks at 1.8GHz and 1 Cortex-A75 CPU cores that ticks at 2.0GHz powers the Coolpad COOL 12A with 4 GB of RAM. The device offers an internal storage of 64 GB and it has a microSD card slot for additional storage.
The Coolpad COOL 12A houses a 4,000mAh battery that can be charged through USB-C. The large battery promises a standby time of up to 14 days. It has a front camera of 8-megapixel. The rear side of the device features a square-shaped camera module that houses a 16-megapixel main sensor, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and an LED flash. The COOL 12A also comes with a fingerprint scanner and face unlock support.
Coolpad COOL 12A pricing and availability
The Coolpad COOL 12A carries a price tag of 599 Yuan (~$88) in China. During the initial sale, the phone is available with a discounted price tag of 569 Yuan (~$84). The handset comes in three colors like Dream Black, Dream Blue, and Fantasy Silver.
Coolpad COOL 12A Specifications
• 6.3-inch IPS LCD panel
• 1.8 GHz and 1 Cortex-A75 CPU core clocked at 2.0 GHz
• 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage
Type-C charging port
• 4000 mAh battery