Letv aka LeEco is all set for its India debut tomorrow (January 20). The company will launch the Le Max and Le 1s at an event in Kingdom of Dreams, Gurgaon. Interestingly, Flipkart has started to tease these smartphones and that means Le Max and Le 1s will be exclusively sold via Flipkart.
— Flipkart (@Flipkart) January 19, 2016
In addition to the Flipkart exclusive, LeEco has also partnered with Facebook to live steam the event tomorrow.
On this partnership with Facebook, LeEco said:
“This is estimated to reach approximately 100 million audiences, setting a new record for the widest coverage on a social media platform. The collaboration with Facebook will tremendously increase the outreach to a wider range of audiences.”
LeEco Le Max Specifications
The LeEco Le Max sports a 6.33-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD display and is powered by a octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit processor (Quad 1.5 GHz ARM A53 + Quad 2.0 GHz ARM A57) along with Adreno 430 GPU. It comes with 4 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 64 / 128 GB of internal memory which is not expandable via microSD card slot. It runs on EUI based on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS.
On the camera front, the Le Max has a 21 megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, Sony IMX230 sensor, OIS, dual ISP support and f/2.0 aperture. It has a 4 megapixel front-facing camera with OmniVision OV4688 sensor, 81.6-degree wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It has dual SIM support, a 3.5 mm audio jack, Wireless HDMI and LeHiFi and audio chip built by AKG. It also has a fingerprint sensor at the back.
The LeEco Le Max comes with MHL 2.0, USB Type C port, 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.1, APT-X, NFC and GPS as connectivity options. The phablet packs in a 3,400 mAh battery under the hood.
LeEco Le 1s Specifications
The LeEco Le 1s sports a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) in-cell display with 500 nits brightness. It is powered by a 2.2 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio X10 (MT6795T) 64-bit processor with PowerVR G6200 GPU. It comes with 3 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 32 GB of internal memory (eMMC 5.0) which is not expandable via microSD card slot. It runs on EUI 5.5 OS based on Android Lollipop.
On the camera front, the Le 1s has a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, ISOCELL sensor, PDAF and f/2.0 aperture. It shoots 4K videos at 30 fps and 720p videos (slo-mo) at 120 fps. It has 5 megapixel front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens and Samsung S5K5E2 sensor for selfies and video calling. It has dual SIM (nano + micro) support, 3.5 mm audio jack, has Dolby audio and supports Dirac HD audio technology. It is 7.5 mm thick and weighs 169 grams. It has a fingerprint scanner at the back below the rear camera.
The LeEco Le 1s comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.0 quirk APT-X, GPS, MHL 2.0 and USB 2.0 Type C as connectivity options. The phablet packs in a 3,000 mAh battery under the hood. According to the company, if you charge it using a 24W charger for 5 minutes, then you can make voice calls for 3.5 hours.
We will bring you all the news straight from the LeEco India debut event. Stay tuned.