We haven’t had to wait for Meidatek to launch their MT6595 processor for the first low-cost 4G lte phones to launch in China as manufacturers are making use of Qualcomm’s new cost effective processors.
Dakele were one of the first to launch a low-cost 4G phone in China today. The Dakele L1 smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8926 quad-core processor which supports all major bands in China including GSM, WCDMA, TD-SCDMA, 4G LTE. There is also support for SG-LTE which allows calls to be made of 2G while heavy data work is transered over 4G LTE.
Dakele L1 4G LTE
Other details of the Dakele L1 also include a 5.5-inch 1280 x 720 IPS display, 2GB RAM, 16GB memory, Sony IMX179 F2.0 aperture main camera and 2550mAh battery. Pricing is very competitive at just 1499 Yuan ($250) with a release date set for April.