LeTV, a Chinese Internet company, will preview and announce their first smartphone in India on 5th Jan 2016, though the phone is expected to get launched in mid Jan, 2016. This debut LeTV phone could be Le Max, which is the third phone from the company after Le 1 and Le 1 Pro. It could be possible that the Chinese company can announce three smartphones on the same event that will be held in New Delhi on 5th Jan. With the entry of LeTV in Indian market, there will be more competition among other Chinese companies like Xiaomi, OnePlus, Meizu, etc that are already struggling hard to take over the Indian market. Currently Samsung and Micromax holds majority of market share in India.
Le Max Specifications and Features
Coming back to Le Max, it features a huge 6.33 inch screen, that is among the biggest screens ever in any smartphone. It has a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels (Quad HD resolution, that is found in Nexus 6 and other flagship devices). The phone also features a unique mirror surfaced fingerprint sensor which is quite different from normal fingerprint sensors that are found in other smartphones, thus making Le Max the first smartphone to have the mirrored surface fingerprint scanner. According to the report, it takes only 0.15 second to recognize the fingerprints and has almost 100% accuracy. The company call this feature as LeTouch.
The phone is powered by Snapdragon 810 64-bit 2.5GHz octa-core processor, Adreno 430 GPU accompanied with 4 GB of RAM. It comes in two memory variants, i.e. 64 GB and 128 GB. The phone runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop with eUI on the top. The phone also house a big 3,400mAh battery for such a huge display.
Le Max sports a 21 MP primary camera with dual tone flash along with a 4 ultra-pixels front camera. It also comes with USB Type C port. Other features include NFC, GPS, 4G support, Wireless HDMI, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and 3.5mm audio jack.
- Display: 6.33 inch
- Resolution: 2560 x 1440 pixels
- Operating System: Android 5.0 eUI
- RAM: 4 GB
- Processor: Octa-Core Snapdragon 810 64-bit
- GPU: Adreno 430
- Internal Storage: 64GB, 128GB
- Battery: 3400 mAh
- Primary Camera: 21 MP
- Secondary Camera: 4 ultra pixels
In spite of begin such a big device, Le Max is mere 8.95 mm thick and weighs around 204 grams. The phone is made of all metal to preserve the premium feel along with such high end specifications. No doubt that Le Max is a flagship device from LeTV and of course the best smartphone that LeTV has made till yet.
Le Max Price
LeTV Max has been priced around CNY 2,999 in many Chinese web-stores which makes the phone to be sold around Rs. 30000. Though the Indian market price of Le Max has not been yet confirmed by the officials and we still have to wait for 5th Jan for its launch. The officials also revealed that they might customize their smartphones as per the customers need in India, and therefore the prices may vary accordingly.
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