Coolpad Note 3 lite

At a press conference in New Delhi, Chinese smartphone company Coolpad launched the Note 3 Lite, a stripped-down version of the Note 3.

The Note 3 Lite looks pretty good on the specifications sheet, offering a fingerprint scanner. The dual SIM smartphone packs in a quad-core MediaTek processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. The Note 3 Lite runs Android 5.1 Lollipop under the company's native UI, Cool UI. The phone will make the switch to Marshmallow, but a timeline as to when it'll be available was not provided.

Coolpad Note 3 Lite Specifications

Category Coolpad Note 3 Lite
Operating System Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Cool UI
Display 5-inch HD (1280x720) TFT IPS
Processor 1.3GHz 64-bit MediaTek MT6735 quad-core chipset
Internal Storage 16GB, expandable up to 32GB via microSD
Rear Camera 13MP, f/2.0
Front Camera 5MP
Battery 2500mAh

The Coolpad Note 3 Lite is priced at ₹6,999 ($103), and will be exclusively available on Amazon India. The registration for the first flash sale starts later today, while the sale itself will happen on 2PM IST, January 28. The Note 3 Lite looks like a great budget smartphone, with 3GB of RAM and a fingerprint scanner being the main highlights.

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