Le is the smartphone division of LeTV which is one of top manufacturers of smart TVs and set top boxes. It is the latest Chinese entrant into Indian smartphone market.
Le has released a new smartphone recently. Here are the details -
Le 1 or LeEco Le 1S
It comes with a 5.5 inch screen with full HD resolution. The display has a good pixel density of 403 ppi. The physical dimensions read 147.80 x 74.20 x 9.50mm and it weighs 170 grams. It does have a full metal body and thus looks premium. It also carries a fingerprint scanner on the rear side.
The phone is powered by MediaTek Helio X 10 processor. The Octa-Core processor runs at 2.2 GHz. Equipped with 3 GB RAM, the smartphone has 32 GB of internal memory. There is no expandable memory though.
You have a 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front snapper. The ISOCELL sensor is quite good for color saturation.
The phone runs on Android Lollipop 5.1. Customisation is by Le's own E UI.
It does support dual SIM functionality with a nano SIM and a micro SIM. It does feature other regular connectivity options like WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS etc. You have a good battery capacity of 3000 mAh. The phone supports reverse charging which means you can use it to charge other devices. The battery is capable of a backup of upto 10 hours.
The phone went on sale on 2nd February, 2016 on Flipkart. It is priced at Rs.10999 and those using Axis Bank card can buy it at Rs. 9899. The second flash sale will be held on 9th Feb, 2016. Le has claimed that it sold 70000 units in 2 seconds.