Leagoo P1 Review: Ultra Budget Smartphone With Dual Back Camera

Like most Chinese OEM’S the Leagoo brand is known for their cheap smartphones and is one of the brands to look out for when seeking to buy a budget device. The thing that makes budget device different is the distinction between specs sheet and price tag. You get an impressive spec sheet with a price cut that makes it very much affordable, and that is what the Leagoo P1 is all about.

Leagoo P1 offers an impressive stellar battery capacity which is not common in budget devices alongside a dual camera set up. This is what makes this device different from others in its price range. That being said let’s move along and see what it offers.

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The Leagoo P1 is quite a compact smartphone and quite slim consider the capacity of the battery inside. Considering the price tag it is no surprise that it has a plastic case although the frame is made of a metallic material. However, the smartphone still maintains nice aesthetics despite the plastic casing.

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Leagoo P1 has a dimension of 73.2 x 142.4 x 9.5 mm and weighs about 154g. The front features three offscreen touch buttons with the standard front camera, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor and speaker arrangement above the screen. Talking about the screen there is a 5-inch 1280 x 720 HD IPS display touchscreen that has a pixel density of 294 PPI. The Dragon Trail Glass gives the screen a scratch resistant thereby bolstering its durability, also there is a viewing angle of 178 degrees ensuring a nice viewing experience.

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There is a MediaTek MT6580A SoC inside powering the Leagoo P1 which is good enough. The quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 processor clocks at 1.3GHz, however, the 32bit size is very much this device downside. In addition, you have an ARM Mali-400 MP2 graphics processing unit.

The Leagoo P1 comes with the Android 7.0 Nougat based Leagoo OS 3.0 Lite. The device also features an LPDDR3 1GB internal memory alongside a storage capacity of 8GB which can be extended using a TF card up to 32GB.

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The Leagoo P1 has an impressive 4000mAh capacity supplied by a non removable lithium-ion polymer battery which supports fast charge. For taking pictures there’s a dual camera set up of 8MP and 5MP with a dual LED flashlight while the front camera has a 5MP module.

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Leagoo P1 Full Spec Sheet


Device TypeSmartphone
ModelLeagoo P1
AnnouncedSeptember 2017


2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900– SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G NetworkWCDMA 900 / 2100
4G Network n/a
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM CountDual SIM


2GGPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3GUp to 42.2 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)
SpeedHSPDA 21 Mbps
Web BrowserYes, HTML5
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Dimensions142.4 x 73.2 x 9.5 mm
ProtectionPlastic material


Display TypeLCD IPS
Size5 inches
Resolution1280 x 720 pixels
Colors –
Pixel Density~294  ppi
Touch ScreenYes
Protection Dragon Trail Glass
Secondary Displayn/a


Primary8MP +5MP
Video720p@30fps Video
FeaturesHDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, ISO, panorama camera with LED flash
FlashYes, LED flash
Secondary5 MP


Operating SystemAndroid OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
User Interface
Java SupportYes


ChipsetMediaTek MT6580A
GPUARM Mali-400 MP2
RAM (Memory)1 GB RAM
Internal Storage8 GB
Card SlotExpandable up to 32 GB
SensorsAccelerometer, proximity, Light sensor
ControlsTouchPad, Lock Button, and Volume Key


BluetoothYes, Bluetooth v4.1 with A2DP Profile
Wi-FiYes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Wi-fi HotspotYes
USB TypeYes, microUSB 2.0
GPSYes, with A-GPS
Wireless Chargingn/a


Battery TypeLi-Ion Battery
Capacity4000 mAh Battery
Standby27 days
Talk Time30 Hours
Music Play25 Hours


SMSYes (threaded view)


Audio PlaybackYes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video PlaybackYes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Outn/a
FM RadioYes, Stereo FM radio with RDS
Alert TypesVibration, Ringtones
Ring TonesMP3, WAV
HandsfreeYes, 3.5mm Jack
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Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
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