Lenovo as promised has announced an affordable budget 4G LTE smartphone at CES 2015. It will launching at the end of January exclusively on Flipkart. The company has also announced P90, Vibe X2 Pro, Vibe Band VB10 and a couple of tablets at CES in Las Vegas.
The Lenovo A6000 features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display which is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor along with Adreno 306 GPU. It has 1 GB of RAM and comes with 8 GB of internal memory which can also be expanded via microSD card. The device runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with the company’s Vibe 2.0 UI on top of it. Hopefully it will get an Android 5.0 Lollipop update as well.
The Lenovo A6000 comes with a 8-megapixel auto-focus rear primary camera with LED flash. On the front, it has a 2-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. The smartphone is 8.2 mm thick and weighs 128 grams. It has dual SIM and both fits in microSIM.
The Lenovo A6000 includes 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 2,300 mAh battery under the hood.
The Lenovo A6000 only comes in Black colour variant and has been priced at USD 169 in USA which is about Rs 10,500, but it will be priced much less as it will be sold exclusively on Flipkart. The company has also promised to keep the price of the newly launched budget 4G LTE smartphone below YU Yureka and Redmi Note 4G which are priced at Rs 8,999 and Rs 9,999 respectively and sold on Amazon and Flipkart.
Lenovo will launch the smartphone in India within a couple of weeks exclusively on Flipkart. We believe the smartphone will be priced around Rs 7,000-8,000 in India.