As expected LeEco launched their latest flagship phone, the Le Pro 3. It is currently launched only in China, and registration has started for next week’s flash sale. The LeEco Le Pro 3 will be available in Gold, Grey and Silver color variants.
LeEco Le Pro 3 specifications
LeEco Le Pro 3 has four variants based on the RAM, storage configuration and two special editions, all other specifications are the same. The 4GB RAM + 32GB internal storage version is priced at CNY 1,799 (approx. Rs. 18,100). The 6GB RAM + 64GB internal storage version is priced at CNY 1,999 (approx. Rs. 20,100). LeEco also unveiled two Zhang Yimou editions, named after the famous Chinese filmmaker. The 4GB RAM + 64GB storage Zhang Yimou edition is priced at CNY 2,499 (approx. Rs. 25,100), and the 6GB RAM + 128GB inbuilt storage version has been priced at CNY 2,999 (approx. Rs. 30,100).
It was expected that the company will launch a smartphone with 8GB RAM, but it ends up with 6GB RAM. Only one SIM card supports 4GB connectivity at a time and it doesn’t have a MicroSD card slot. Fingerprint sensor is placed on the ear panel.
Just like the previous generation flagship, the company didn’t add a 3.5mm audio jack in this smartphone. Instead, users will have to sue the USB Type-C port and a headphone adapter is included with the phone. This flagship also has the Continual Digital Lossless Audio (CDLA) support, for hi-fidelity audio, as well as Dolby Atmos-powered audio.
LeEco Le Pro 3 is powered by a 2.35GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 SoC that’s coupled with the Adreno 530 GPU. It has a 5.5-inch full HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with 2.5D curved glass, In-Cell touch tech, and a pixel density of 403ppi. The device runs EUI 5.8 based on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
LeEco Le Pro 3 has a 16MP camera on the rear using a BSI CMOS sensor with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, HDR. It can record 4K video recording at 30fps, and 720p slow-motion videos at 120fps. On the front it has an 8MP camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a 76.5-degree wide-angle lens.
In terms of connectivity, the device supports 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, and Bluetooth v4.2 and USB Type-C. Included sensors are – fingerprint sensor, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, and an infrared emitter. There is a 4070mAh battery, the device weighs 175 grams and measures 151.4×73.9×7.5mm.