The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus, which was released at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona this year, along with the Vibe K5, was launched in India today. The device has been priced at Rs 8,499 for the Indian market and it will be available in three colour variants, namely, Champagne Gold, Graphite Grey and Platinum Silver. The sale of Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus will begin from 23rd March, 2016 via the online shopping site, Flipkart.
Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus launched at Rs 8,499 & goes on sale from 23rd March
The Lenovo Vibe K5 was launched with Lenovo Vibe K5 at the Mobile World Congress this year and both the devices have a lot of hardware features in common. Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus comes with a 5 inch Full HD IPS display and it offers a screen resolution of 1080×1920 pixels. The pixel density of the smartphone is 441ppi. The phone is slim and light, measuring only 7.9mm and its weight is 142 grams.
Two of the speakers are placed on the rear side of the device in order to provide stereo audio respectively. The speakers of Vibe K5 also support the Dolby Atmos technology. The device runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor which is clocked at 1.5 GHz. The smartphone comes with 2GB RAM and with Adreno 405 GPU. The internal storage provided by the device is of 16 GB and this space can be further expanded up to 128 GB with the help of an external microSD card.
One of the best things about Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus is that it supports TheaterMax, which is a feature that provides the users with an engrossing cinematic experience. Vibe K5 Plus is the first under Rs 10,000 smartphone which supports the TheaterMax feature. The Vibe K5 Plus can be paired with an AntVR glass to convert any gallery video, YouTube videos, games, live streaming etc. into a big virtual screen experience.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus offers a 13 mega pixel rear or main camera and a 5 mega pixel front or selfie camera. The rear camera comes along with a 5 piece lens which enables the users to capture full HD videos. While, the front camera comes with 4 piece lens as well as with a fixed focus.
The device provides a lot of connectivity options which includes, 4G LTE, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, microUSB 2.0 and Bluetooth 4.1.and it comes with a 2750mAh battery.
Sudhin Mathur, the Director-Smartphone, Lenovo India, said, that with the K5 Plus, they want to ‘Knock out’ their existing and previous smartphones to upgrade to a better performing device.
“Lenovo has strived to push the boundaries of innovation to bring the best technology through its devices to every consumer”, he added.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus will be available in the Indian market from 23rd March for Rs 8,499 on Flipkart. The sale will begin from 12PM and there will be no need for registrations. It has also been reported that during the first sale, there will be an upgrade and exchange offer for the existing Lenovo A6000 and A6000 Plus users.