LeTV Le 1s and Le Max Set to Launch on 20th Jan

The Chinese consumer electronics giant LeTV has sent out media invites for an event on 20th January in Gurgaon where it will launch the LeTV Le 1S and the LeTV Le Max smartphones in India. The company had earlier in October at on of its events in Bangalore had informed that it will be launching it 6.33-inch ‘Superphone’, Le Max in the mid of January

The first smartphone that might be launched in India on the 20th January is the Letv Le 1s, the all metal unibody smartphone is just 7.5mm thick and it sports a 5.5-inch full HD display. The Le 1s is powered by a MediaTek’s Helio X10 processor and it is paired with 3GB of RAM space. On the rear, it has a 13MP primary camera and on the rear, the smartphone has a 5MP secondary camera. On software front it runs the Android v5.1.1 Lollipop and that comes with it own EUI on top. The LeTV Le 1s will most probably fall in the price bracket of Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,000.

LeTV will Launch Le 1s and Le Max in India on Jan 20th: Price, Specs, Features Fixed 

LeTV Le 1s and Le Max Set to Launch on 20th Jan

Moving on to the second smartphone expected to see an India launch on the 20th January, LeTV Le Max, the smartphone touted as the Superphone, also features a metal body with very thin bezels. It flaunts a large 6.33-inch display on the front with 2K resolution and it packs a 64-bit Qualcomm’s octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor clocked at 2GHz. This is coupled with 4GB of RAM.

The smartphone is available in two variants depending on the internal storage – 64GB and 128GB. The Le Max smartphone houses a 21MP primary camera on the rear side and a 4-UltraPixel camera on the front. The primary camera comes with features such as OIS and dual LED flash. The smartphone runs the custom EUI on top of Android v5.0 Lollipop. This large smartphone is presently selling in China at a price of CNY 2,999 that translates to Rs 30,500.

We have compiled a list of the specifications of both the smartphone and compared them so that you get a better idea of what both these smartphone have to offer.

LeTV Set Le 1s and Le Max Speciifcation and Features

Models Letv Le 1s Letv Le Max
Dimensions 151.10 x 74.20 x 7.50 mm 167.10 x 83.50 x 8.95 mm
Weight 169 g 204 g
Display 5.5-inch full HD (1920x1080p) IPS TFT LCD display

Pixel density: 401 ppi (pixels per inch)

6.3-inch QHD (2560x1440p) IPS LCD display

Pixel density: 466 ppi (pixels per inch)

Processor 64-bit class 2.2 GHz Mediatek Helio X10 Octa-Core CPU 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 (Cortex A57 quad-core + Cortex A53 quad-core )Octa-core CPU
Storage 32GB 64GB/128GB (eMMC v5.0)
  • Main: 13.0-megapixel with LED flash, ISOCELL sensor
  • Front: 5.0-megapixel camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens
  • Main: 21.0-megapixel Sony IMX230 camera with 6-physical lens, dual-LED flash, OIS (Optical Image Stabilization), PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus), F/ 2.0 aperture, HDR, digital zoom, touch-focus, 4K video recording
  • Front: 4.0-megapixel with 2.0µm pixel lens, Blue-glass filter, 5-physical lens, 81-degree view, f/2.0 aperture
Battery 3000 mAh (Li-Polymer) 3400 mAh (Li-Polymer)
OS Android 5.0 Lollipop with EUI Android Lollipop with EUI
Network 4G-LTE 4G-LTE
Fingerprint Scanner Yes Yes
Add-ons dual-SIM slots, all-metal body, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi, GPS/EDGE Aluminium body, dual-SIM slots, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n/ac; dual-band: 2.5GHz & 5GHz), Le Hi-Fi music system, NFC,
Colour Gold Gold and Silver