Coolpad Mega 5A Smartphone Launched in India at Rs 6,999; Sale Starts Today
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New Delhi, Aug 16: Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad on Thursday launched the "Mega 5A" phone with an aspect ratio of 18:9 in India for Rs 6,999. The company is marketing the device as an "India exclusive" smartphone which is a feature-rich yet budget device. "Mega 5A" runs Android 8.1 Oreo OS and has facial recognition feature. Twitter Stops Support For Third-Party Apps and Developers Tools.

"Coolpad is committed to offer best in class products, feature-rich products that are priced right. Running 8.1 Android Oreo, a great screen and a powerful battery life, Coolpad Mega 5A will set another industry benchmark which is tough to match," Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India, said in a statement.  WhatsApp Backups Won’t Eat Into Your Google Drive Space.

"We have adopted an aggressive channel expansion strategy with offline channel as our primary focus area. India is a key market for Coolpad and we will launch a range of products that will cater to wider audience base," he added. Avast Research: Smart Homes at Risk in India, Data Leaks Through Smart Devices & Hubs.

The device is equipped with a 5MP front camera and 8MP + 0.3 MP dual back camera. The handset features 2GB RAM and 16GB storage which can be expanded up to 64GB.

The phone is powered by a 2500mAh battery and runs "Spreadtrum SC9850K" chipset.