Lenovo has launched two great phones this week in the sub-15k category. Aiming at improving the revenue, the company is focusing on delivering phones with great specifications at an affordable price. The Vibe K5 Note, that comes with the Theatre Max technology as its predecessor, is priced at 11,499 for the base model and 13,499 for the one with higher RAM version.
On the other hand, Vibe K5 Plus got an upgrade in terms of specs and starts at 8,499. Both the phones are sold exclusively via Flipkart.
The Vibe K5 Plus sports a 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD IPS display at 450 nits brightness, powered by a Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 ( 4 x 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 + 4 x 1.5 GHz Cortex A53) 64-bit processor with Adreno 405 GPU. The device comes with 3GB LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB internal storage which is expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD.
The device runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) with Lean Lenovo Pure UI. It supports Dual SIM (micro + micro). On the camera front, it sports a 13MP rear snapper with LED Flash, Omnivision OV13850 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 5P lenses supporting 1080p video recording. It has a 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.8 aperture and 4P lenses.
Dolby Atmos and PM8916 audio codec comes preloaded to enhance the audio experience on the device. The device supports 4G LTE as well. Coming to the power backup, the device has a 2750mAh removable battery that can last you for a day of regular usage. But if you still want the 2GB RAM variant, you can get it for 500 less that the price of the 3GB variant. Buy in Flipkart Now.
The Vibe K5 Note is a massive device in terms of the hardware that is packed in. The company promotes the theatre Max technology as the USP of the phone. The device gives stiff competition to Redmi Note 3, LeEco Le 2 and the Moto G4.
It sports 5.5-inch full HD display with 441 ppi and comes with 32 GB storage space which can be expanded upto 128 GB by a microSD card. Powered by MediaTek Helio P10 chipset having an octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz along with a Mali-T860 GPU, the device comes in two variants: 3GB RAM version and a 4GB RAM one.
The rear camera on the phone comprises of a 13MP sensor with PDAF or phase detection autofocus along with a dual-LED flash and on the front there is an 8MP sensor. The 3500 mAh battery is enough to last a whole day even with good amount of usage.
The phone is on sale in Flipkart and comes in three different colors: Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver and Graphite Grey.