Lenovo has just announced the launch date of its latest smartphone in the ‘Vibe Note’ series, the Vibe K5 Note in India, which is set for August 1st. It is the successor of the Vibe K4 Note smartphone that was launched in the country earlier this year.
The Vibe K5 Note was announced in China back in January, this year. It packs a 5.5-inch 1080p display, is powered by MediaTek Helio P10 (64-bit) Octa-Core processor, has 2GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable internal storage, 13-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera and runs Android 5.1 Lollipop with Vibe UI on top. But the Indian variant of the smartphone will pack 4GB of RAM and is expected to run Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box.
It has a metal unibody design, a finger-print sensor on the back and comes with a 1.5W loudspeaker with Dolby Atmos surround sound effect.
Lenovo K5 Note Specifications:
- 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS LCD LTPS display
- Mediatek Helio P10 (64-bit) SoC with 1.8GHz Octa-Core CPU
- Mali-T860 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM
- 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via microSD card
- Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Vibe UI
- Dual SIM (dual stand-by)
- 4G LTE with VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG
- FM-radio, 3.5mm headphone jack, 1.5W loud-speaker, Dolby ATMOS audio, dedicated audio chip
- 13MP phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording
- 8MP front camera, 77.4-degree wide-angle lens
- Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Proximity, Light, Gravity, E-Compass, Magnetic Field sensors
- 3500mAh battery
- Dimensions: 152 x 75.7 x 8.49 mm
- Colors: Silver, Gold
Lenovo also released a teaser video (see above) for the Vibe K5 Note that highlights the TheaterMax feature. We should know the price of the smartphone when it launches next month.
Update: Lenovo has announced that it will launch the K5 Note smartphone exclusively on Flipkart.