Smartphone makers Lenovo’s new phones Lenovo K5 and Lenovo K5 Play are launched. Both these smartphones are launched exclusively in China. These new smartphones feature dual rear camera setups and full screen displays.
Let us take a look at the specifications of this new smartphones by Lenovo.
Both Lenovo K5 and K5 play are dual-SIM (Nano) devices. These smartphones sport a 5.7-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) IPS display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The Lenovo K5 is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750V processor with Mali T860 GPU and paired with 3GB of RAM. On the other hand, Lenovo K5 play is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor with Adreno 505 GPU and paired in 2GB/3GB RAM variants. The Lenovo K5 has 32GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. Meanwhile, there are two internal storage variants for Lenovo K5 Play like 16GB/32GB, which are further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. Whereas, Lenovo K5 runs ZUI 3.1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. While, Lenovo K5 Play runs ZUI 3.7 based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
Coming to the camera department, both the smartphones packs a dual-camera setup at the back. While, Lenovo K5 has a 13-megapixel primary sensor with LED flash and a secondary 5-megapixel sensor on the rear side. On the other hand, Lenovo K5 play has a 13-megapixel primary sensor with LED flash and a secondary 2-megapixel sensor on the rear side of the phone. Up front, both the smartphones pack an 8-megapixel sensor for selfies. Similarly, both Lenovo K5 and K5 Play is fuelled by a 3000mAh battery.
In terms of connectivity options, both Lenovo K5 and K5 play include 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS. Sensors include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer and proximity sensor. As far as security is concerned, there is a fingerprint sensor placed on the rear panel of both the smartphones.
Now, let us look at the price and availability of these new smartphones by Lenovo.
The Lenovo K5 is priced at CNY 899 (roughly Rs. 9,300) and will go on sale from April 10. Meanwhile, the Lenovo K5 Play is priced at CNY 699 (roughly Rs. 7,200) and will go on sale from April 17. However, reservations for the Lenovo K5 and Lenovo K5 Play have started. In terms of colour options, while the Lenovo K5 will arrive in Elf Blue, Space Grey, and Star Black colour variants, the Lenovo K5 Play will be available in Jazz Blue, Modern Gold, and Punk Black colours.