The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus is now available for purchase in India. The affordable smartphone was launched last week with a price tag of Rs. 8,499 to counter offerings like the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and LeEco Le 1s.
Lenovo has partnered with Flipkart to sell the Vibe K5 Plus in the country. Unlike the previously adopted flash sale model, the Chinese company has this time opted an open sale for the new smartphone to take on the competition.
The Vibe K5 Plus is available in Champagne Gold and Platinum Silver color options. The company is additionally giving away up to Rs. 6,000 discount in exchange of other smartphones as well as offering upgrade offer for its existing A6000 and A6000 Plus users.
Originally unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last month, the Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus features a 5-inch IPS display with 1920 x 1080 pixels (full-HD) resolution and has a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 chipset. It has a 1.7GHz octa-core CPU and Adreno 405 GPU and packs a 2,750mAh battery.
The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with Vibe UI on top and comes preloaded with the company’s TheaterMax technology. Also, it has 16GB onboard storage along with microSD card support and a 13-megapixel primary camera sensor.
Lenovo has provided 4G LTE support on the Vibe K5 Plus to deliver you fast data access on the go. Besides, the smartphone has dual-SIM support and connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a microUSB port.