LeEco enters India. Will launch Le Max on 20th Jan 2016
December 28, 2015 Newsdesk 0
LeEco (earlier known as Letv), another popular Chinese technology giants are ready to step their foot into India this coming new year. They had earlier conducted an event happening in New Delhi on 5th Jan 2016, where it was said that the launch of new products will happen on 20th January, 2016.
In the last couple of years, India has seen a lot of Chinese companies entering Indian smartphone market and enjoying great success. Companies like Xiaomi, OnePlus, Meizu, QiKU, Coolpad etc have had a very good reception in India. LeEco will try to replicate the same success story. LeEco not only makes smartphones, but also various other products, including Smart TVs, TV Boxes etc.
Letv, which is the short form for Leshi Internet Information & Technology was founded in China in 2004. Recently, as part of their global expansion, renamed themselves as LeEco. They are looking to create the “Le Ecosystem,” a next-generation multi-platform Internet engine that offers consumers a new way of experiencing content, innovation, and global culture across “six screens, one cloud.” They have ventured into different verticals like Platform, Content, Device and Application.
In India, LeEco has been conducting a lot of fan meetup from past few days in many of the cities. And it has been confirmed that they would be launching many products including their flagship smartphone, the Le Max on 20th January. This will be a Flipkart exclusive.
LeEco phones are knows for their bezel-less display and metal bodies, and the same goes for the Le Max. It also features the LeTouch fingerprint sensor technology, which is said to be 99.3% accurate and can recognize the fingerprint in 0.15 seconds. It can store upto 5 fingerprints in its memory.
Le Max has a massive 6.33 inch 2k display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC. This has 4GB RAM and 32/64/128 GB of Internal Storage. Other specs include a 21 megapixel rear shooter with Optical Image Stabilization and Dual LED Flash. It uses the Sony IMX230 sensor. At the front, it has a 4 UltraPixel camera. And it packs a huge 3400 mAh battery which is non-removable. On software side, it runs on EUI based on Android Lollipop. Le Max has a bezel size of 1.6 mm which almost makes it bezel-less.
LeEco Le Max Specifications
- 4G/3G/2G Support
- Dual Sim, Dual Standby (MicroSIM + NanoSIM)
- Full Metal Body
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC – 2.5 Ghz, 64 bit, Oct-Core
- 6.33 inch 2k display (2560 x 1440 pixel @ 464 ppi)
- RAM – 4 GB LPDDR4
- Internal Storage – 32/64/128 GB eMMC 5.0
- 21 Megapixel rear camera with OIS, Dual LED flash, f/2.0 aperture
- 4K Video Recording @ 30 fps
- 4 UltraPixel front camera
- 3400 mAh Battery
- LeTouch Fingerprint Sensor
- EUI based on Android Lollipop
- WIFI – 802.11 ac/a/b/g/n, 2.4GHz and 5GHz Dual Bands
- GPS – GPS / AGPS / GLONASS / Beidou
- Bluetooth 4.1, NFC
- USB Type-C
- Dimensions: 167.1 × 83.5 × 8.95 mm
This is priced at CNY 2,999 in China, which is approximately INR 30,000. Exactly pricing details would be announced on 5th January during its launch in New Delhi.LeEco enters India. Will launch Le Max on 20th Jan 2016 was last modified: January 18th, 2016 by Newsdesk