CoolPad’s sub-brand Dazen has just announced an affordable smartphone in the market called as the Dazen Note 3. This will be the first smartphone in the range to feature a fingerprint sensor.
The Coolpad Dazen Note 3 comes with modest specs, but is affordable as well. It features a 5.5-inch 720p display with octa-core 64-bit MT6753 which supports more LTE bands as compared to MT6752. There will be 2GB RAM on board with 16GB of internal storage. At the back, it comes with 13MP camera sensor, while up front, you will find a 5MP shooter. The battery is also pretty decent at 3000mAh capacity and can reportedly last for more than a day. Finally, as for the software, the Dazen Note 3 comes with Android 5.1 out of the box.
As you can see, the specs are nothing out of the ordinary. But the company did focus a bit on the looks. The Note 3 features a plastic body, but looks quite sturdy and well built. The overall design gives it a premium feel, especially due to the slim black bezels on the sides of the display. The back shell is replaceable, with three additional shells colors like blue, yellow and green.
Another important highlight of the Dazen Note 3 is the fingerprint sensor at the back. This sensor, made by FPC supports 360 degree finger rotation capability, fast response time and industry leading 3D image quality. Overall, its an important feature on the device, especially considering its cheap pricing.
The Dazen Note 3 will be available on sale in China for 899 Yuan ($144). This makes it one of the best devices in the market at this price range, especially with a fingerprint sensor on board.
You can check out some of the pictures of the device from down below.