The big display, 3GB of RAM, 32 GB internal storage, a dual rear camera, NFC, FM Radio, a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 – all for the price of $130 (about N46,000). Think of the Coolpad Legacy as a premium smartphone without a hefty price tag.

Coolpad Legacy (budget Android 9 phone)

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Coolpad Legacy is one of the best budget Android smartphones you can get your hands on right now. Unfortunately, its availability is limited, but that should not stop you from getting your hands on one.

This mid-level smartphones sports a big display with Gorilla Glass 3, 3GB of RAM, 32 GB internal storage, a dual rear camera, NFC, FM Radio, USB-c, a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0. It is real value for money.

Coolpad Legacy Quick Specs: budget Android 9 Pie smartphone. Announced May 2019. Features 6.36-inch display, Snapdragon 450 chipset, 13 MP selfie camera, 16 MP + 5 MP dual rear camera, 3 GB RAM, 32 GB internal memory, and a 4000 mAh battery.

Coolpad Legacy Specs and Features

Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE 1(2100) / 4(1700/2100) / 5(850) / 12(700) / 66(1700/2100) / 77(600)
  • 5G mobile network bands: No.
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM.
  • Software / OS: Android 9 Pie.

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 165.8 x 80.5 x 8.4 mm
  • Weight: 169.8g
  • Display: 6.36-inch, 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution, 18:9 aspect ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Colours: Silver.
  • Physical Build: Aluminum frame

Coolpad Legacy phone

Internal Hardware Specs

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 1.8 GHz Octa-core, Cortex-A53
  • Processor Name: Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
  • Graphics Processor: ‎Adreno 506.
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 128 GB

Photography, Video Recording

  • Rear Camera: 16 MP + 5 MP dual camera, f2.0 Aperture, LED flash, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front-facing Camera: 13 megapixels, f2.2 Aperture, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture.

Coolpad Legacy Back camera and fingerprint reader

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio: 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speakers
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio: Yes.


  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: No.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; rear-mounted.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Senor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hotspot
  • USB: microUSB v2.0; USB-C.
  • NFC: Yes.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 4000 mAh
  • Battery Charging: Quick Charge 3.0 (18W) Fast Charging
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Announced: May 2019
  • Market Availability: May 2019

Coolpad Legacy Price and Availability

  • Country Availability: USA.
  • Price: $130. It is available on Metro by T-Mobile and Boost Mobile in the US.

Coolpad Legacy front and back

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

Coolpad Legacy is super value for money. The big display, 3GB of RAM, 32 GB internal storage, a dual rear camera, NFC, FM Radio, a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 – all for the price of $130 (about N46,000). Think of it as a premium smartphone without a hefty price tag.

Our Buyer’s Guide Verdict is recommendation that we make based on our evaluation the specs of the device. It is a general guide designed to help you understand how much value a smartphone offers for its price. It is not a stamp of quality assessment or an endorsement of the device or of the manufacturers. Be sure to ask questions and use your judgement when buying any device, as MobilityArena may not be held responsible for your buying decisions.

Coolpad Legacy Review Rating

We are yet to review the Coolpad Legacy and so do not have a review rating for it yet. This section will be updated with our review rating and a link to the review page, as soon as we have a review ready.

Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the specs and information on this page about the Coolpad Legacy are 100% correct. If you think that any information for the current phone is wrong or missing, please contact us.

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