LeEco (formerly LeTV) has been around 6 months in Indian market so far, yet launched their second generation of handsets Le Max2 & LeEco Le2. The company has also started selling there own range of tv electronics in india from this quarter. LeEco has started doing immerse promotion of companies brand name across india & somewhere succeed in it to become household name to recognize. LeEco is content driven company in china who uses hardware like smartphones to deliver the content. So how new line of smartphone add value to indian users? Let’s see. More Information
Since beginning itself le eco max2 and other siblings has solid metal structure around which the phone has build. Le 2 is almost similar looks of Le 1s offering 3GB RAM and 32GB of storage no external storage support here (no microsd slot). Phone just weight 153 grams and has 5.5-inch Full HD display outputting 400 ppi. The camera is equipped with 16MP shooter at back with f/2.0 aperture phase-detect AF & dual-tone LED flash unit. Front camera is 8MP with an f/2.2 aperature & 1.4 micrometer pixel size.
Fingerprint sensor of square sized could be located at the back of the device. On the innovation point of view Le Eco 2 features first CDLA type audio port (High Definition Audio) which USB Type-C supporting fast charging as well. Because of this there is no 3.5mm jack given on this phone, but provided USB Type-C to 3.5mm adapter along. Top side of phone you could see IR blaster & dual nano SIM tray at the left side. Build quality looks solid and chamfered edges gives premium look to it.
Power under hood?
Le2 packed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 chipset an octa-core processor with one quad-core Cortex A72 cluster clocked at 1.8GHz and one quad-core Cortex A53 cluster clocked at 1.8GHz. The graphics powered with Adreno 510 GPU in 32GB variant. Phone is powered with Android 6.0 Marshmallow with LeEco’s EUI (emotion UI) 5.8 skins. There are 2 Nano dual-SIM supporting 4G LTE (FDD LTE Bands 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/20 and TDD LTE Bands 38/40/41). The battery installed in Le2 is 3,000mAh worth of power.
LeEco Le 2
The build of the phone is complete metal unibody around 5.7-inch Quad HD 2K panel display. Panel is protected by Gorilla Glass protection. Le Max2 boast Snapdragon 820 chip-set & 4GB RAM for 32GB storage & 6GB of RAM with 64Gb storage variants. Le Max 2 uses Qualcomm’s Sense ID ultrasonic fingerprint technology, ultrasonic sound is used to map your fingerprint & to passes authentication. CDLA headphones are latest offering which filter out any loss in digital transmission using circuit in earphones itself.
Le Max2 Feature Specs
Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 SoC (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo) include Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac with 2-stream MU-MIMO, USB OTG, and GPS. 4G LTE support for both FDD & TFF versions. Same as LeEco Le 2 USB Type-C audio is standard with CDLA (Continuous Digital Lossless Audio) & Dolby Atmos technology. Phone has same EUI version as in le2 with all useful features. As 6GB of whopping RAM in phone, you always get around 3.5GB of RAM free most of the times.
Le Max 2 has 21 megapixel 1/2.4″ size sensor with OIS performs well in PDAF performance. Phone also supports 4K & Full HD video recording. Phone featuring a 3100mAh battery with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0, could last 11 hours approximately.
Both the phones comes with LeEco’s entertainment package worth around Rs 4,900 for free. Le Max2 directly competing to MI Redmi Note 3 & Le Max2 to Xiaomi Mi 5 smartphones respectively. Both phone are available at LeMall Official Website