Le Max and Le 1S – Key Features & Hands-On Photos

A fortnight back, LeEco formerly known as LeTv officially started its operations in India by launching the Le Max and Le 1S. Le Max is a high-end premium smartphone priced at 32,999 INR whereas Le 1s is a mid-range phone packing some great specs and quality hardware at a competitive pricing of 10,999 INR. The company is aggressively advertising Le 1s as it’s a budget and ‘true value for money’ smartphone that’s highly demanding among Indians. Just yesterday, LeEco sold 70,000 units of Le 1s in 2 seconds in its first flash sale exclusively on Flipkart which is pretty amazing considering LeEco is a new brand just stepped in India. We got to try both these devices at the launch for a short while and are here to share their key features and hands-on pictures.

Le 1s Key Features/ Highlights –

  • Sports a Metal unibody design
  • 5.5-inch FHD In-cell display at 403 ppi with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2.2GHz Helio X10 MTK 6795T 64-bit Octa-core Processor
  • 13MP rear camera with single flash, f/2.0 aperture, fast focus, 4K and slo-mo
  • 5MP wide-angle (85 degrees) front camera with f/2.0
  • 3GB RAM and 32GB Internal storage (No microSD card support)
  • Mirror surfaced Fingerprint Scanner
  • Fast charging, supports Quick charge 2.0
  • Type-C USB Port
  • Backlit capacitive keys
  • LED Notification light
  • IR Blaster, Remote control app comes pre-installed
  • Dual SIM 4G LTE (micro SIM + Nano SIM)
  • Runs on EUI based on Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • Rich in Sensors – Compass, Magnetometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor, Infrared Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor
  • 3000mAh Battery
  • 7.5 mm thick and weighs 169 grams
  • Comes in Gold and Silver color
  • Price – 32GB @ Rs. 10,999

Le 1s Photo Gallery –

Le Max Key Features –

  • Full-metal body design, almost bezel-less display with a 0.8mm border
  • 80.3% screen-to-body ratio
  • 6.33″ Quad HD display (2560 x 1440 resolution) at 464 ppi with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2.0GHz Snapdragon 810 64-bit Octa-core processor, Adreno 430 GPU
  • 4GB RAM, 64GB/128GB ROM
  • 21 MP rear camera with Sony IMX230 sensor, OIS, BSI, 6P lens, CMOS sensor, Sapphire Crystal lens cover, dual-tone flash and f/2.0 aperture
  • 4 MP wide-angle front camera with 5P lens and f/2.0
  • Hi-Fi Sound and Dolby DTS audio
  • IR Blaster
  • Notification LED and Backlit capacitive keys
  • EUI based on Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • Connectivity options – Wi-Fi, Dual 4G (Micro SIM and Nano SIM), MHL, Wireless HDMI, BT 4.1, NFC, DLNA, USB OTG and USB Type-C port
  • Sensors – Gyroscope, Compass, Magnetometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor, Hall Sensor, Infrared Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor
  • 3400mAh Battery
  • 8.95 mm thick and weighs 204 g
  • Comes in Gold and Silver color
  • Price – 64GB @ Rs. 32,999 and 128GB @ Rs. 36,999

Le Max Photo Gallery –

Though both the above phones pack a punch in their particular segment but we strongly feel that ‘Le 1s‘ will do exceptionally well in Indian market because of its killer specs and beautiful design followed by a sweet pricing. On the other hand, Le Max would have a hard time as it’s pretty costly and couple of devices boasting Snapdragon 820 chipset are round the corner. Let’s wait and watch! Do share your feedback with us in comments section below.


Mayur Agarwal is the founder and editor-in-chief of WebTrickz. As a Technology enthusiast and an Internet addict, he loves sharing useful How To’s and Tips & Tricks. Follow him @mayurjango on Twitter.

1 Response

  1. Vincent says:

    Why on earth no external SD slot?? I would have bought it when it had that

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