LeEco is now a known name in the Indian smartphone industry. This Chinese maker has introduced a number of unique new features and specs in its latest LeEco Le 1s Eco that has been priced in the sub-10,000 segment. However, does it justify the price and are the features strong enough for the smartphone to compete against the likes of Xiaomi or other popular names in the market? Let us find out!
Features and Specifications
LeEco Le 1s Eco captures the attention of the audience through offering glossy and smooth IPS screen of 5.5 inches that supports a color density of 403 ppi and display resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. This dual SIM phone runs on the platform of Android 5.1 Lollipop and is expected to receive upgrades from the company in the coming future. The budget mobile is capable of tackling multitasking activities at ease due to the inclusion of the chipset of Helio X10 Turbo MTK 6795T, 2.2 GHz Octa Core processor and 3 GB RAM. The phone absorbs power from a battery of 3000 mAh to remain active for a long period of time.
Design and Quality
The outer surface of this mobile phone reveals a polished metal body with intricate shiny steel strip on the edges. The handset can be picked single handedly but it may impart a heavy feeling to your hand due to its weight of 169 gram. The display screen is completely covered with the transparent Corning Gorilla Glass 3 layer to prevent scratches and other accidental damages. The screen offers excellent viewing angles to enjoy watching movies and videos as well as for reading texts and notifications. The power and volume buttons are placed on the right while the LED flash and front camera are placed at the top which is common in LeEco Mobile models. The bottom of the screen features the capacitive buttons while the headphone jack is placed above the screen.
Os and Tech
Le 1s Eco promises to handle multiple applications without encountering any stutters. The Lollipop OS allows users to change the settings and to perform other minor adjustments smoothly on their device. It helps users to shift from one application to another quite smoothly without affecting the basic necessities. The user interface offers easy accessibility to options like Bluetooth, calculator, flashlight, screen rotation and others. The phone can take care of HD movies and games quite easily which is ably supported by a powerful battery. The availability of 4G internet connection has made it easier for the viewers to enjoy handle Google, YouTube, Facebook and other at a faster speed.
Camera and Multimedia
This smartphone unleashes a primary camera of 13-megapixels which is bundled with features like LED flash, digital zoom, auto-focus and others for capturing crystal clear images under all outdoor and indoor environments. This camera is also capable of shooting HD videos at a decent speed and resolution. The front camera of 5 megapixels captures sharp selfies and is ideal for making video calls. The phone arrives with plenty of latest multimedia apps to offer an entertainment experience for users of all age-groups.
Battery and Memory
The 3000 mAh battery promises to offer a decentand the phone can be a boon for those customers who are always engaged in wide range of online and offline activities for a long period of time. The device also draws attention for its internal memory of 32 GB which is more than enough for storing a large amount of data, files and folders safely. However, the phone does not feature a slot to expand the memory by using an external micro-SD card.
Pros and Cons
- Largest screen size for viewing animated visuals, app icons and text documents
- Availability of 4G network
- 3000 mAh battery supporting various activities sufficiently for longer period
- Powerful Octa Core processor and 3 GB to perform multiple activities at ease.
- Inbuilt memory capacity is 32 GB but doesn’t support expandable memory
- Camera performance is average
- User Interface sometimes becomes tad and snappy.
LeEco Le 1s Eco falling at a price range of around Rs 9000 is the perfect product for serious and casual buyers. This phone can offer hard competition to other players like Panasonic Eluga Note, Samsung Galaxy On7 Pro, HTC Desire 626 and others.
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