LeEco's Le Pro 3 Officially Unveiled, Powered by Snapdragon 821
The Chinese technology company, LeEco (formerly Letv), has finally unveiled its flagship device – Le Pro 3. Though there has been a lot of fuss around it from the last September, the company has now announced that new smartphone Le Pro 3 will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821.
Le Pro 3 Specifications:
In contrast to the rumors of a higher-end 8GB RAM and 256GB storage model, Le Pro 3 will be available in 2 variants – 4GB RAM/32GB storage and 6GB RAM/64GB storage. However, there are some reports pointing 6GB RAM/128GB ROM. The rest of the specifications are solid too and are definitely up to the expectations.
The flagship killer device sports 5.5-inch 1080p IPS LCD display with a stylish 2.5D glass finish. The camera setup includes a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. On front, you will have an 8-megapixel camera lens. Well, it’s backed by a decent 4070 mAh battery that supports USB-C and 24W Quick Charge 3.0 that can pump your battery level from zero to 50% in just 30 minutes. This is really an impressive feature as it has to quick charge 4070 mAh battery.
The Next Phase in Mobile Audio:
The LeEco’s Le Pro 3 runs on custom version of Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 called eUI 5.8.And the phone carries premium all-metal body finish and a finger print reader on the back. There’s no audio 3.5mm jack as in line with Apple iPhone 7 but has 2 speakers. Connectivity wise, the Le Pro 3 smartphone supports 4G LTE, dual SIM and dual Wi-Fi MIMO antennas for a maximum transfer speed up to 866 Mbps. The box also includes a revolutionary Type-C headphone that delivers Continual Digital Lossless Audio (CDLA) from beginning to end.
Pricing for the Le Pro 3 will start from CNY 1799 or roughly $270 for 4GB RAM + 32GB storage model. The higher end 6GB RAM + 64GB variant costs CNY 1999 (approx $300). There’s a special 6GB RAM + 128GB Zhang Yimou Edition named after the famous Chinese film director and is priced at 2999 Yuan (roughly $450). The flagship phone is available in Gold, Gray, Rose Gold and Silver color options.
Currently, Le Pro 3 has been unveiled only for Chinese customers and is ready for pre-orders now. However, one can expect these premium phones to other continents by the year end.