Lenovo has today launched its new smartphone Vibe K5 Plus at an event in New Delhi, India which was first announced at MWC 2016 in Barcelona. Vibe K5 Plus will be exclusively available on e-commerce portal Flipkart from 23rd of March 2016 onwards with the price tag of 8,499 INR. The handset will retail in open sales, so you won’t have to queue up to purchase it.
Commenting on the launch, Sudhin Mathur, Director- Smartphones, Lenovo India, said, “Lenovo has always strived to push the boundaries of innovation and bring the best technology through its devices to every category of consumers. With the K5 Plus, we want consumers to ‘Knock out’ their existing smartphones and upgrade to a better performing phone.”
Vibe K5 Plus boasts of a 5 inch full HD IPS display which amounts to 441ppi pixel density. It is powered by 1.7 GHz 64 bit Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 CPU backed by 2GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB of inbuilt memory which can be further expanded by up to 128GB via microSD card support.
On the photography front, Vibe K5 Plus comes with a 13 MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, 5p lens, OV 13850 sensor and full HD video recording. Users can also capture selfies images with 5 MP front camera which uses a f/2.8 aperture 4P lens. This dual SIM handset is equipped with 2750mAh removable battery which is rated to deliver you up to 15.1 hours of talk time and 265 hours of standby time on 3G network.
Vibe K5 Plus runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, 3G / HSPA+, EDGE / GPRS, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS with A-GPS, Micro USB 2.0 port and 3.5mm audio jack.
The highlight of the handset is stereo speakers with dolby Atmos support which are present on the rear-bottom side. The handset also comes with Lenovo’s Theatremax integrated in the UI. You can buy Ant-VR headset separately to enjoy immersive theater like experience.
Key Specifications of Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus:
|Model||Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus|
|Display||5 inch full HD IPS display|
|Processor||1.7 GHz 64 bit octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616|
|Camera||13 MP rear and 5 MP front camera|
|Dimensions and Weight||142x71x8.2mm and 142 grams|
Vibe K5 Plus will be available in three color variants including Platinum Silver, Champagne Gold and Graphite Grey from 21st March onwards for Rs. 8,499. Lenovo A6000 and A6000 Plus users will get exchange and upgrade offer in first sale.