Quad-core smartphone goes affordable
Display, UI and configuration:
Indian company Spice joined hands with a Chinese third biggest smartphone maker Coolpad to give its users a new device namely, Spice Coolpad Mi-515. The device poses a 5 inch, 960x540 px resolution, IPS LCD display. It runs on Android 4.1Jelly Bean powered by 1.2GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM.
Camera and storage:
The device flaunts a 5MP rear camera of resolution 960 x 540 px and a 0.3 MP VGA front camera. Other camera features of the device are Auto focus, Exposure compensation, White balance presets, ISO control, Simultaneous HD video and image recording. Along with such nice camera features Spice Coolpad Mi-515, have a 4GB inbuilt storage which is expandable to 32GB via microSD card.
Battery and connectivity:
The device flaunts all the features on connectivity front be it v4.0 Bluetooth, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Hotspot, 3G etc. To ensure users uninterrupted entertainment and usage device has been powered by a 2000mAH battery.
The Spice Coolpad Mi-515 is undoubtedly one of the cheapest smartphones having a quad core processor available in the market. Though it doesn’t have an extremely satisfactory camera but poses all other features including good speed needed by any smartphone users. The device is best for those who don’t want to spend a lot on expensive smartphones but want every feature in their device.
Overall User Rating (4.2 Out of 5 based on 109 ratings)
Overall: the most satisfactory phone as per configurations and budget wise, i could not find the phone in local store so i have ordered today...let's hope there's no disappointment ;)
the quad core processor with 1gb ram makes it cool enough to go for it under 10k.. dont know bout services though
edit: been playing with it for one day
the pros :
1. built : i never expected to get such a solid built at this price range.. much better compared to 10k samsung htc and mmx phones.
2. display: clear enough
3. touch response : feels like htc one
4. performance : excellent
5. cool apps preinstalled
weak battery : just like my old lumia 510.. drains quickly if playing full time wit it
scratch guard that comes with it detached in one day
heating : but not Much..less than htc phones
sound : hahaha pathetic! i miss my old nokia xpress music.
camera: for namesake..but at this price ok