Doogee, another China-based smartphone company, started in early 2013 is known for making cost-effective smartphones. It has few smartphones under its hood launched earlier. Two months back it has launched the Doogee X5 and Max, and now it launches Doogee T5. You might want to check out other devices under different series here.
This T5 is tag lined as “Business part Phone” Freely Switch, means the skin cover can be changed as desired. It is sturdy, and can survive any harsh outdoor conditions with IP67 certification as the company claims. It is Waterproof can withstand a heavy rain, Dustproof can survive in a desert, and Pressure proof can survive hard pressure which makes it very tough.
The device comes with two different cases known as dual styles, one of which is Crocodile business look style and another the PC sporty style. The crocodile texture which shows the business look and the PC sporty look gives a sporty look to use it for different occasions. And the interesting part is that the UI changes automatically with its case. It comes with 5 inch IPS display with 1280 x 720-pixel resolutions; it has ARM Cortex A53 octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor with Mali T720 450MHz GPU. It decks 3 GB LPDDR3 RAM with 32 GB internal storage, but only 24 GB will be available out of 32 GB as rest are occupied by the System OS and other applications.
It features a 13 MP rear Samsung camera with f/2.2 aperture, dual LED flash and PDAF feature which can capture a good image in low light condition. At the front there is a 5 MP camera sensor that can give better selfies and good video calls.
The Doogee supports Dual Micro SIM slot and operates on all 2G, 3G and 4G networks. It also supports GPS, OTG, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, FM Radio. And coming to the sensors, it has a Light sensor, Proximity sensor and Accelerometer Sensor to support the device. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Doze Mode and App standby mode which increases the battery life, and the device comes with DG Security, a professional privacy guard by Doogee, which can help lock each app individually. And at last but the best is its power packed battery, it is equipped with a massive 4,500mAh battery with the output voltage of 5V/2A fast charging technology which can last for more than two days. With regular usage or can give 29 hours of continuous talk, or 46 hours of music playback, or 20 days in standby mode.
It is currently available only in Black colour and in Italy. It can be ordered through various online stores Gearbest, Banggood, Tinydeal, Aliexpress, etc. And it is expected to be available on eBay and Amazon in a month. But it may not come to India officially like other Doogee products. Stay tuned for more.