Lenovo unveils range of smartphones in India


Lenovo30-5-14In the budget category it brings A526 which targets the sub 10k Andriod market in India. The Lenovo A526 is quad-core smartphone is equipped with a 4.5-inch display with WVGA resolution. It runs Android Jelly Bean, and comes loaded with a range of premium Do it apps from Lenovo that allow users to share data with friends using Shareit, speed up the device using Secureit, and sync contacts seamlessly using Syncit. The Lenovo A526 comes powered by a 1.3 GHz MT6582M quad-core processor, coupled with 1GB of RAM. Along with 4GB onboard storage, the device supports up to 32GB expandable memory via microSD card slot. The dual-SIM smartphone also supports 3G as well as Wi-Fi. The quad-core A526 is priced at Rs 9,499

Lenovo S660 on the other hand caters to the mid sub 15k segment. The phone is not a 5-inch phablet but comes close at 4.7-inches. The display is a qHD display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels. Once again, the company skipped the 720p mark with Lenovo S660 and the display is nothing to boast about. The Lenovo S660 runs a 1.3 Ghz quad-core MediaTek processor, 1GB RAM. Android Jelly Bean version 4.2. The phone comes with a 8MP rear end camera with LED flash and the front cam is a basic VGA camera. Priced at 13,999.

Another model is S860, which is a battery powerhouse that promises to give 43hrs of talk time. The S860 combines sleek design elements with quad-core performance, it has a brushed metal unibody exterior offers a mix of style and durability, while the 5.3-inch wide-view HD screen lets you see and do more. The device is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, running on Android Jelly Bean and 2GB of RAM that makes it a smooth and stylish performer. The S860 is also the first device to come with the all new Lenovo Power 2.0 application that helps uses optimize the battery usage and get maximum life on a single charge. It smartphone also boasts of sharp image capture functions equipped with a flash-equipped 8 MP rear camera to snap and share amazing photos. The device has an integrated 16 GB storage and comes with a dual SIM capability. The Lenovo S860 is priced at INR 21,500(MRP)

“We launched the S860 at MWC this year and the smartphone completes our range of products like P780 and S660 that provides users an incredibly long battery life. It was also recognized as one of the best launches from Lenovo at MWC this year,” Mr. Sudhin Mathur, Director-Smartphones, Lenovo India added.