Cool Play 7C Review: Price, Performance, Release Date, and Full Specs
Coolpad, a Chinese smartphone manufacturing company launched Cool Play 7C smartphone in the month of August 2018 together with other Coolpad brands of mobile devices. If you’re looking for a budget smartphone Cool Play 7C is one of those you could consider. Almost everything about the device is moderate for those who love to live the simple life while using a smartphone.
In this article we talk about:
Design and Display of Coolpad Cool Play 7C
Everything about this device design is also moderate. It has a 5.50-inch IPS LCD touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. The dimension of Cool Play 7C is 149.70 x 70.60 x 6.50. It weighs 171 grams. You will find the smartphone in colors of Aurora blue, diamond black, and ruby red.
As far as the cameras are concerned the Coolpad Cool Play 7C has 8 MP primary camera to its rear and a 5 MP front camera for taking selfies. Not a bad feature when you think about the price. But users won’t be able to snap bright pictures in dim light. They will need optimal light to snap good pictures.
However, users will still be able to enjoy some great features from the Cool Play 7C camera. Such features include autofocus which will be a great deal in the selfie camera department.
Other features of the smartphone are exposure compensation, ISO control, digital zoom, auto flash, face detection, touch to focus, continuous shooting, and High Dynamic Range mode. Image resolution for the camera is 4128 x 3096 pixels.
Hardware and Storage
The Coolpad Cool Play 7C runs on Android 8.1 Oreo which we will hope that it could be upgraded to the latest Android. The manufacturer of Cool Play 7C has not confirmed this yet.
Still, on the hardware, the processor makes is MediaTek MT 6750, 1.5 GHz Octa-core, while the internal storage is 32GB but 3GB RAM and also a variant of 64GB but 4GB RAM. The user can expand the storage through the use of a microSD to the tune of 128GB.
Network and Connectivity
Connectivity options for Cool Play 7C include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Micro – USB, 3.5mm headphone jack, FM, 2G, 3G, and 4G. There is also provision for dual (two) SIM, Nano each, GSM to GSM, but there is provision for GSM, CDMA, and LTE. The sensors on the device are a fingerprint, compass/magnetometer, and accelerometer sensors.
For performance, this is a 64-bit smartphone.
Battery Life, Price, and Availability
Battery life for Coolpad Cool Play 7C is a modest 2500 mAh Li-Ion which the user can’t replace. The device has been listed online since the end of August 2018 and it surely went on sale on September 4, 2018.
Actually, this means that the device won’t be really in many online stores till the end of September 2018 or through August 2018. There are some indications that Cool Play 7C may not be marketed outside China but that assumption has not been confirmed yet.
For the price, Cool Play 7C variant 32GB internal storage of 3GB RAM costs 699 Yuan, which is about $105, while the Cool Play 7C 64GB of 4GB RAM is priced at 799 Yuan, which is about $120.