Lenovo Vibe K5 and K5 Plus now official with metal design

Lenovo Vibe K5 and K5 Plus now official with metal design

Lenovo has officially unveiled the Vibe K5 and Vibe K5 Plus at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Both the new Vibe series smartphones feature metal design and come with 4G LTE support.

The Lenovo Vibe K5 and Vibe K5 Plus both run on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with VibeUI on top. The smartphones have 13-megapixel primary camera sensor on the rear and a 5-megapixel secondary camera sensor on the front. Also, both have dual-SIM support with 4G connectivity and Dolby Atmos audio integration.

In the new range, the Lenovo Vibe K5 is entry-level offering with a 5-inch display that has 1280 x 720 pixels (HD) resolution. The smartphone has a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 chipset with a 1.4GHz CPU and Adreno 405 GPU. Further, there is 2GB of RAM, 16GB internal storage and a 2,750mAh battery.

Lenovo Vibe K5 specifications:

  • 5-inch HD IPS display
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with VibeUI
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 processor
  • 2GB of RAM, 16GB expandable storage
  • 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, A-GPS, MicroUSB port
  • Dual-SIM with 4G LTE support
  • 2,750mAh battery

The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus, on the other hand, sports a 5-inch display with 1920 x 1080 pixels (full-HD) resolution and a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 chipset with an octa-core CPU and Adreno 405 GPU. The smartphone doesn’t have more memory and not even a larger battery pack compared to the Vibe K5.

Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus specifications:

  • 5-inch Full-HD IPS display
  • Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with VibeUI
  • Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor
  • 2GB of RAM, 16GB expandable storage
  • 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, A-GPS, MicroUSB port
  • Dual-SIM with 4G LTE support
  • 2,750mAh battery

Lenovo will start selling the Vibe K5 and Vibe K5 Plus in March this year. The Vibe K5 will come with a price tag of $129 (approximately Rs. 9,000) and the Vibe K5 Plus will be available for $149 (approximately Rs. 10,000). Moreover, both will have Platinum Silver, Champagne Gold and Graphite Grey color options.

Categories: MWC 2016, Smartphones