In case you are following the Chinese smartphone industry, you would aware of a company called LeTV. The company entered the smartphone market with a bang last year.
Their initial set of device were top of the tier devices at budget price - LeTV One, One Pro and One Max. In fact the LeTV One Pro was the first device to sport the ever so popular USB Type C port.
It says without going that the device were an instant hit in the market, with LeTV selling a record 1 million devices in the last quarter. The company may not have the brand recognition like the country's other local competitors, but that alone won't bog down LeTV.
According to a latest teaser LeTV is in fact working on their next flagship device with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 on the inside. The teaser posted on the company's official Hong Kong website show a palm holding the front panel of a smartphone with 820 scribbled in the middle.
Additionally the front panel is seen to bear a very small bezel. Furthermore the company CEO recently forwarded a Snapdragon 820 post from ChinaMobile on his official Weibo account.
The recent leak despite hinting at a SD820 device, doesn't give an info on the release date. Hence it can't yet be ascertained whether the device will be the first SD820 smsrtphone to launch. One thing is for sure though - expect to smartphone to launch not before Q1, 2015.
Xiaomi Mi5 Plus and the Huawei Nexus 2015 are the other devices that are tipped to come with the Snapdragon 820 under the hood.