Among the numerous Chinese companies engaged in the production of mobile technology, there was another brand – Koolnee and the first of its smartphone was Koolnee K1.
This is a mid-range smartphone with a full display, a dual main camera, a fingerprint scanner and very good workmanship.
KOOLNEE K1: Specifications
The case of the smartphone KOOLNEE K1 is made of metal and plastic with a 4D convex design on both the rear and the front panel. The case has a metal edging with a rounded profile. The back cover is made of high-strength glossy plastic – an inexpensive, but a very high-quality solution. The smartphone received a flat display, devoid of side frames.
A hybrid tray under the microSD card and a SIM card or two SIM cards is installed on top. The lower side edge is occupied by a 3.5 mm headphone jack, the main speaker grid, and a microphone.
On the back of the phone is a double main camera, which slightly protrudes above the surface. Just below it is an LED flash and even below the fingerprint scanner.
Dimensions of the smartphone – height 157 mm, width 74 mm, thickness 8.8 mm, weight – 210 grams. Color solutions are three: black, blue and gold.
The smartphone KOOLNEE K1 received a 6.01-inch IPS display from Sharp with a trendy aspect ratio of 18: 9 and a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The screen occupies 80.49% of the face of the phone. The touchscreen supports up to five simultaneous touches, a touchscreen sensor.
The matrix is built on the technology of IPS, which allows you to get bright and saturated colors, but with a change in the viewing angle, there is a slight distortion of colors. When used in daylight, brightness is enough.
KOOLNEE K1: Performance
The smartphone has an eight-core chipset MediaTek MT6750T which is very popular among budget devices. It consists of 4-core Cortex-A53 operating at 1GHz, designed for non-complex tasks, and 4-cores Cortex-A53 running at 1.5GHz, are designed for demanding applications. For the graphics meets ARM chip Mali-T860MP2.
The RAM is 4GB, which is quite enough for a budget phone. The storage memory is 64GB, it can be expanded using an SD card up to 128GB. There is a smartphone running Android 7.0 Nougat.
The interface works quickly, the system copes with everyday tasks perfectly. But heavy games can only be played on a low chart.
The smartphone is equipped with three cameras – one front camera with a resolution of 8-megapixels and the main dual camera from the manufacturer Sony, where paired with a 16-megapixel module works 2-megapixel. Most likely, nothing special, but still not the most budgetary option.
Shooting in the daytime will get quite good pictures, but in poor lighting conditions, the quality drops to a minimum, the pictures are covered with a lot of noise.
The 8MP front camera can be used for video calls and selfies in good lighting conditions.
The KOOLNEE K1 smartphone uses a non-removable Li-Ion battery with a capacity of 3190 mAh.
Autonomy of the phone when watching video 7-8 hours, talk time 12 hours, waiting time 12 days.
Buy KOOLNEE K1 at a bargain price on the Gearbest website for $ 169.99.