The Chinese company, Lenovo as expected today, has launched its camera-centric smartphone Lenovo Vibe Shot in India at Rs 25,449. The Vibe Shot was first announced at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona back in March this year.
Being a camera-centric smartphone, the Lenovo Vibe Shot sports a 16 megapixel autofocus rear camera with optical image stabilization and triple-LED (dual-tone) flash. The rear camera is loaded with features like Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama and HDR. It is capable of recording Full HD videos. Even its 8 megapixel front camera with wide-angle mode, wont disappoints the selfie lovers.
The Lenovo Vibe Shot comes with a 5 inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS display with a pixel density of 441 ppi and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa core processor coupled with Adreno 405 GPU and 3 GB of RAM. It comes with 32 GB of built-in memory, expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. It runs Vibe UI based on Android Lollipop, however company promises the smartphone will be upgradable to Android v6.0 Marshmallow.
The dual SIM smartphone is packed with a 2900mAh battery. Connectivity options include 4G LTE support, 3G, Wi-Fi, USB OTG, A-GPS and Bluetooth 4.1. The device measures 142 x 70 x 7.3 mm and weighs 145 grams.
The Lenovo Vibe Shot will be up for orders from the Lenovo’s official online store – TheDoStore starting from 6 PM today. The phone will be available in Carmine Red and Graphite Grey color variants.
Commenting on the launch, Sudhin Mathur, Director – Smartphones, Lenovo India, said “The exquisite camera features of the VIBE Shot, the suave design of the device, the improved battery life and the premium feel — all at a mid-segment cost is for the end-user who wants the best of everything. This thin and stylish, blazing-fast device is part of Lenovo’s VIBE range of premium smartphones targeted at discerning consumers who demand the best mobile experience today. With the launch of VIBE Shot, we are also looking at strengthening our offline presence across the country.”