LeEco LeMax 2 Pro with Snapdragon 821 SoC and rumored 8GB of RAM to be unveiled June 29th

The other day we told you that LeEco (formerly known as LeTV in China), will be making a big splash in the U.S. this fall when it launches handsets specially tailored to stateside millennials. Back home in China, the company has released a teaser for the unveiling of its latest beast, the LeEco LeMax 2 Pro. The introduction of the device will take place in China one week from today, Wednesday June 29th.

The LeMax 2 Pro will feature the Snapdragon 821 SoC, which is similar to the Snapdragon 820 but with a faster 2.3GHz CPU clock speed; the chipset still features the Adreno 530 GPU. The rest of the specs include a 5.7-inch LCD display with a 1440 x 2560 QHD resolution. And the handset will reportedly carry 8GB of RAM inside.

The LeEco LeMax 2 Pro will have 128GB of native storage with a 200GB capacity microSD slot available for those seeking additional memory. An upgraded 25MP rear camera is found on the rear of the unit, with an 8MP front-facing camera to shoot selfies and handle video chats. Guess what? The LeEco LeMax 2 Pro will not have a 3.5mm earphone jack, and it will feature a USB-Type C port.

All of this will be confirmed next Wednesday when LeEco unveils the phone. Stay tuned!


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source: PhoneRadar

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36 Comments

1. AgentZero

Posts: 314; Member since: Aug 16, 2014

if these Chinese companies starts running close to stock software and stop all the heavy skins they could destroy the competition in less than 2 years

3. Well-Manicured-Man

Posts: 688; Member since: Jun 16, 2015

Sooner or later they will take away the business from Samsung (which is the only non-Chinese Android OEM that matters). Even though many people on this side will hate me for my statements below, I still will speak out the truth. Samsung has failed to establish a true brand loyalty with its brand. They always market their products as the rational choice because of hardware superiority. The problem is, if someone comes up with similar hardware for a better price, Samsung's own marketing logic dictates the consumer to buy from the other guy. Samsung can only lose. Apple will be the third smiling actor.

6. janis

Posts: 397; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

i think apple has already lost, you will see that on next iphone release.

8. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

If Apple is losing..... all the other OEMs aren't even playing in the game lol :D. Money talks in corporate circles, and they're the only one who's yapping. Uhhh how I wish HTC could change that though.

9. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

I see your point....but if that were true, why does Samsung sell so many phones? In my eyes, Samsung is Android's Apple..... perception wise anyways. I know people who would never buy an Android phone that isn't a Samsung device, despite my constant HTC praise. I hope that one day other Android OEMs get credit for their efforts.

14. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

Samsung = more marketing budget than all other android OEM put togeter. thats where its end. I will never buy samsung device has its has crappy return rate more return than any other oem per 10 phone sold at the store i work so no thanks.. Great design but bad quality.

16. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

That's true. The other OEMs have almost no marketing presence to speak of. Samsung makes incredible hardware indeed, but their software is..... pragmatic I guess would be my assessment.

33. DarkVader777

Posts: 52; Member since: Feb 10, 2016

I AM THE SUPERVISOR FOR A LOGISTICS COMPANY IN THE EASTERN CORRIDOR. YOUR 1000% WRONG!

31. Well-Manicured-Man

Posts: 688; Member since: Jun 16, 2015

Samsung sells so much because the Chinese OEMs have not started to enter western markets systematically. As soon as they go west, the Chinese will take away business from Samsung. Basically, if you look at China, you can see what will happen to Samsung in the rest of the world.

17. AgentZero

Posts: 314; Member since: Aug 16, 2014

if Chinese OEMs start running stock software both apple and Samsung are going down , they are all offering top hardware for a really really low price ... look at the Xiaomi Mi5 ! it has a snapdragon 820 and 4gb of ram and great battery life a great camera and good build quality for a really really low price ! half the price of an iPhone and a s7 edge ... now take that phone and make it run stock android and watch it sell like hot cakes

30. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

Give them five years; they will be the Walmart of smartphones.

24. DRS1977

Posts: 679; Member since: May 27, 2015

Apple already going down and people are realizing their terrible mistake. That is what happens when your products sell on hip and coolness factor. Those things wear out and get tired and people start to realize that they are complete and utter losers for buying Apple products.

27. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

Dude get a job and stop talking nonsense already :D.

35. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Well-Manicured-Man, please check who sell more smartphone than you can say that Samsung does not have a fan base. Even the most hated company in the 90 has a fan following. The human mind is weak and can be indoctrinated.

11. ava51

Posts: 86; Member since: Feb 12, 2016

Never buy any China's mobiles. China is always against india development.

36. karan1402d

Posts: 89; Member since: May 28, 2015

Nonsense. Every country from India to China to USA only takes decision keeping in mind their interests. There are no friends in global arena only interests which conflicts with others. China cared for it's interest and is now in top position but India was ruined by Congress for close to 60 years. This I say being an Indian

12. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

8 gb of ram sure... its will be sooo useful in a mobile device running mobile app and mobile OS. thats half the ram my gamers pc rig have its just too much. dont forget more ram = more battery drain.

18. Shrihari

Posts: 104; Member since: Jan 29, 2013

Lol well say is

21. TerryTerius unregistered

It that is true, then HTC should do phenomenally well with the 10. If selling a phone with close to stock software is really that much of a game changer, HTC will be a really good test for that theory.

23. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

Good point. I don't know where this myth that the average smartphone buyer cares about stock software came from, bit it isn't accurate at all. I'd wager that less than 1/10th of the Android user populace even knows what "Stock" Android is. HTC pandered to enthusiasts with the 10, not the average consumer.

28. Adsr14

Posts: 118; Member since: Aug 08, 2015

That plus more LTE bands. Im tired of seeing these great unlocked devices with their own custom s**tty skin and with the usual 1/3/7 bands like really come on.

2. Mreveryphone

Posts: 1821; Member since: Apr 22, 2014

Color me very interested...

4. nivek4011

Posts: 49; Member since: Jul 31, 2014

Will these be available for purchase in the US and will they work with our carriers?

5. TBomb

Posts: 1484; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

Hows LeEco's business ethics? any crazy schemes?

7. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3106; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Someday smartphones will replace laptops entirely.

10. fyah_king unregistered

My note 5 already does that.+

15. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

your note 5 cannot run any of the game i play on my gaming laptop.. Maybe in a few years.

20. Schmao

Posts: 365; Member since: Jul 05, 2009

I don't know if I'd ever be doing serious gaming on a 5.5 inch screen.

13. Ezio2710

Posts: 548; Member since: Aug 22, 2015

In 2011 i bought laptop with 4gb ram., still i haven't upgrade. What happened to Chinese OEMs..?????

25. DRS1977

Posts: 679; Member since: May 27, 2015

I still have a 7 year old Dell Inspiron 1440 with 4GB RAM/128 SSD that runs Windows 10 like a boss. The thing won't die.

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