New Delhi: Lenovo will launch a new smartphone at the upcoming MWC 2016 trade show, according to a recently posted teaser. The company teased the handset in an image via its Twitter account last week.
"A gorgeous new device has been engineered from scratch to deliver the #Knockout punch. Brace yourselves," tweeted Lenovo India "Coming Soon. MWC'2016". Also there was a teaser image attcahed which shows the upper half of the handset's back panel, that appears similar to the Lenovo Lemon 3 smartphone. As of now nothing nothing has been confirmed and it is likely that the handset may launch with a different moniker in other regions, which includes India, as it has with older variants.
Also it is worth mentioning that the company last month launched its Lemon 3 handset in China. The smartphone is listed on the company's shopping website at a price of RMB 699 (approximately Rs. 7,000).
The Lenovo Lemon 3 is a dual-SIM dual-standby dual-4G supporting smartphone that runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. It smartphone has a 5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) resolution IPS display with pixel density of 441ppi. It packs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 SoC clocked at 1.5GHz and bears 2GB of RAM and Adreno 405 GPU.
In terms of connectivity, the Lemon 3 features support for 4G LTE (supports India bands) networks, along with Bluetooth, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, and GPS options. The device comes with a 16GB of inbuilt storage, which can be expanded via a microSD card. It features a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash along with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. It measures a 142x71x7.99 mm, the Lenovo Lemon 3 weighs 142 grams. The phone is backed by a 2750mAh battery, which is rated to deliver up to 15 days of standby time on 4G, 32 hours of talk time on 2G, 12 hours of audio playback and 6.2 hours of video playback.