Cool Changer S1 with Snapdragon 821, 6GB RAM gets official
Coolpad in partnership with LeEco has launched a new high-end flagship smartphone called Cool Changer S1 in China. The phone’s body has been constructed entirely out of metal using an injection moulding process giving it a sleek body.
The Cool Changer S1 features 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) display and is powered by Snapdragon 821 processor further aided by Adreno 530 GPU. It comes in 4GB and 6GB RAM variants with 64GB and 128GB storage options.
For photography, there’s 16MP Sony IMX298 rear camera with LED flash, and is capable of recording 4K video at 30fps. The rear camera also boasts phase detection auto-focus (PDAF) and Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS). There’s also a fingerprint scanner on the back. On the front it has 8MP camera for selfies and video calling.
Running Android Marshmallow based eUI 5.8, the Cool Changer S1 packs 4070mAh battery and supports 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, 3.5mm headphone jack and USB Type-C (with Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging) for connectivity. It also has two front firing speakers from premium audio maker Harman Kardon.
The Cool Changer S1 is priced at CNY 2499 ($359 | Rs. 24,000) for the 4GB RAM/64GB storage variant. The 6GB RAM/64GB storage variant is priced CNY 2699 ($388 | Rs. 26,500), while the 6GB RAM/128GB storage variant will cost CNY 3199 ($460 | Rs. 31,000). The phone also comes bundled with a premium pair of headphones from AKG worth CNY 999 ($143 | Rs. 10,000).