Top 7 reasons to buy the LeTv Le 1s

The budget segment in India is getting heated up with various new smartphones, and joining the segment is another Chinese brand, LeTv, recently the company launched their budget oriented device, which they have been calling Le 1s, the smartphone is being sold in India via Flipkart, and it’s priced at Rs 10,999, for the price point, the Le 1s packs some heavy specs, which also makes it a perfect competitor to Lenovo’s K4 Note, Coolpad’ Note 3, Huawei’ Honor 5X, etc. Recently in its first sale, LeTv stated that around 70K unit were sold within 2 seconds, so if you are considering to get this device, then please read this post, as we are going to share the top 7 reasons to buy the LeTv Le 1s.

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So, here are the top 7 reasons to consider the LeTv Le 1s-


As we see, most of the smartphones in this price segment comes with a plastic body, but the Le 1s comes with a metallic body, which gives the device a premium look and a good in hand feel. Another thing to notice for is the very thin bezels, giving the display a very attractive look. Overall, it’s one of the best-looking smartphones you’ll find in this price segment.

2.Battery life

Powering the device is a 3000 mAh battery, which can easily give you a full day of usage, and in case you are heavy user, then you will be happy to know that the LeTv Le 1s houses a Type C 2.0 reversible port, which also comes with fast charging support, so you can charge the device from 0-100% within one hour. 


The PowerVR G6200 GPU bundled inside the device does a good job, so when it comes to gaming, you can easily play moderate to heavy games like Asphalt 8, Modern Combat 5, etc on this device, with minor lags, which are mostly not noticeable.


As far as the camera is concerned, the rear of the LeTv gets a 13 MP camera, and the front gets 5 MP camera, both the pair of cameras does a really good job in bright daylight conditions, the colors doesn’t get oversaturated, pictures comes with good amount of detailing. However, pictures taken in low-light comes don’t seem to be that good.

5.Fingerprint sensor

This is where the LeTv Le 1s shines, at the rear, right below the camera, there is a fingerprint sensor, which also happens to be the world’s first scratch proof fingerprint sensor, the fingerprint sensor also seems to be accurate and it unlocks the device within 1 second.


The LeTv Le 1s features a 5.5 inch IPS display coming with a resolution of (1080×1920 p), which is another reason to consider the device. Texts looks sharp and crisp, color reproduction is also very accurate, viewing angles seems to be quite good, and apart from that, the thin bezels make the display look more stunning.

7.4K recording  

Now, this an another killer feature, the 13 MP rear camera at the back also support for shooting 4K videos, and if we look at the price point, then this is pretty impressive and rare feature.


Device name Le 1S
Company LeTv
Release Date October 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro/Nano
Weight 169 g
Dimension (5.94×2.92×0.29)inches
Colors available in Gold
Screen Size 5.5 inch
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels
Pixel density ~ 403 ppi
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
O.S & Hardware
O.S Android v5.0(Lollipop)
Custom UI EUI 5.5
Processor 2.2 GHz Octa-core A-53
Chipset Mediatek Helio X10
GPU PowerVR G6200
Internal memory 32 GB
micro-SD slot No
Proximity Sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Primary Camera 13 MP
Resolution 4208×3126 pixels
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features LED flash,panorama
HDR,face detection,Geo-tagging
touch-focus,4K recording
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.1
IR Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
USB Type C 2.0
USB OTG Yes,Type C 2.0
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
Loud Speaker Mono, DTS
Capacity 3000 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable No
Talk Time Na
Store & Price
flipkart Rs 10,999Click here to buy