While the whole world was mesemrised by South Korean giants Samsung and LG launching their flagships ahead of the Mobile World Congress 2016, Lenovo has been busy too. The Chinese handset maker has launched not one but two powerful budget smartphone in its own special event. The lesser expensive of the two is Lenovo K5, which is a good smartphone with a good value for money offering. This handset offers some premium features in the budget segment and a sturdy build quality, which will appeal to Indian consumers. Here is a brief overview of the device for those who would like to purchase the new smartphone.
Why Should You buy?
Dolby Atmos Audio: Lenovo handsets have always been known for their good audio output thanks to the Dolby Atmos Audio. Lenovo Vibe K5 is no exemption and makes for a good handset to music and multimedia lovers.
HD Display: This handset is also a delight for the multimedia lovers as it comes with an impressive 5-inch display. The resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels further makes it an ideal device to enjoy multimedia and gaming.
Premium design: Lenovo has made sure that the new Lenovo Vibe K5 can capture the attention of a crowd. This handset comes with a stylish aluminum unibody that looks quite stylish and is being offered in a number of attractive colors.
Why Should You Not buy?
Not enough to counter competition: The handset is good enough for those who want branded handsets. However, the device falls flat on its face when it comes to the competition. Being in a price tag where devices like Redmi 3S and Moto E3 Power is available, Vibe K5 makes no sense.
Motorola Moto E3 Power: The brand has launched the new handset in the same price tag as that of Moto E3 Power, which automatically makes it the better alternative. Bigger battery and brand name automatically makes Moto E3 Power a better handset to own for most Indian users.
Compare Now: Lenovo Vibe K5 vs Motorola Moto E3 Power
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Question – How much Internal storage space is free? Can Apps be moved to SD card?
Answer – This handset comes with 16 GB of inbuilt storage, of which around 9 GB of space is available to the user. Supported apps can be easily moved to the SD card in this handset.
Question – Is USB OTG supported?
Answer – Yes, Lenovo Vibe K5 comes with USB OTG feature.
Question - Does it come with Dual Tone LED Flash?
Answer – No, unfortunately the handset comes with single LED flash.
Question – Do both SIM cards support 4G?
Answer – Yes, both SIM card slots in Vibe K5 support 4G LTE.
Question – Is the battery removable?
Answer – Yes, the battery of this handset is removable.
Question – Does it record Slow motion Videos? What is the highest Video Resolution?
Answer – No, this smartphone cannot record slow motion videos. It can record videos in the highest resolution of 1080p.
Question – How is the software?
Answer – It comes with a near stock Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system, which makes for a good user experience.
Question – Does it support VoLTE?
Answer – No, the smartphone does not support VoLTE feature.
Question – What comes inside the box?
Answer – Handset, Charger, User Guide, Warranty Card