Lenovo on Monday launched its Vibe K5 Note in India with a price tag of Rs. 11,999 for the variant with 3GB of RAM, and at Rs. 13,499 for the 4GB RAM variant.
In what will come as a plus for Indian users, the variant launched in India supports more memory than the China variant launched earlier this year, which bore only 2GB of RAM. K5 Note also gets 32GB of inbuilt storage, compared to 16GB on the China variant.
In India, it also gets the Vibe monike which should help disambiguate between the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note and the Lenovo K5 Note.
K5 Note has come up with a lot of improvements over the Lenovo Vibe K4 Note, such as an all-metal body. In terms of camera, it features a 13 megapixel rear camera sensor with dual-tone flash along with an 8 megapixel front camera.
K5 Note is powered by a MediaTek processor. The Vibe K5 Note packs a 64-bit octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 (MT6755) processor clocked at 1.8GHz coupled with 4GB of RAM and Mali-T860 GPU. It supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 128GB).
The Vibe K5 Note handset has its fingerprint scanner, placed below the camera module on the rear panel. More like the Vibe K4 Note, the handset also packs Dolby Atmos powered speakers, with the technology also extending to the 3.5mm headphone jack.
The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Lenovo Vibe K5 Note works on Android 6.0 Marshmallow in India.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 Note also features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) IPS display, along with TheaterMax technology for conversion of regular content into immersive VR content.
The Vibe K5 Note smartphone packs digital compass, accelerometer, proximity, and ambient light sensors. It weighs in at 152 grams, measures 152x75.7x8.49mm, and sports a 3500mAh battery.
During its launch event in New Delhi, Flipkart said that it had sold over 11 million Lenovo smartphones till date in India. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Note can be grabbed from Flipkart without flash sales starting 11:59pm IST on Wednesday in Black, Silver, and Gold colour variants.