Lenovo launched the popular K3 Note smartphone in India back in June last year. According to the company, Lenovo K3 Note is the highest purchased budget smartphone with over 1.2 million handsets sold in the country. Today, the brand has officially launched the successor of the K3 Note called as Lenovo Vibe K4 Note in India. The smartphone is priced aggressively at Rs. 11,999 and will be available for sale exclusively online via Amazon through flash sales starting from January 19th. Lenovo has also launched ANTVR headset for Rs. 1,299 and the K4 Note bundled with VR headsets costs Rs. 12,499.
The Lenovo Vibe K4 Note features similar design and specifications like the Lenovo Vibe X3 Lite that was recently launched in China. The only significant difference is the Vibe X3 Lite comes with 2GB of RAM while the Vibe K4 Note has 3GB of RAM. Coming to its specifications, the smartphone flaunts a 5.5-inch (1080×1920 pixels) Full-HD IPS display offering a pixel density of 401ppi with 1000:1 contrast ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection laid over top of it.
Under the hood, it comes powered by MediaTek MT6753 64-bit Octa-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz coupled with ARM Mali T720 GPU. The smartphone has 3GB of RAM, 16GB of built-in storage and also includes a microSD card slot for expansion upto 128GB. On the photographic section, it sports a 13MP autofocus rear camera with dual tone LED flash, ISOCell sensor, f/2.2 aperture and a 5MP front-facing camera for video chats and crazy selfie lovers. It supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.
The smartphone sports fingerprint sensor placed on the back of the device and also features dual stereo speakers on the front with Dolby Atmos technology for the quality sound experience. Connectivity options on the device include 4G-LTE, GPS/A-GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC and microUSB 2.0 port with OTG functionality. The Lenovo Vibe K4 Note also includes TheatreMax technology that can convert any multimedia content to become immersive, giving users a virtual large screen cinematic experience when viewed through a Lenovo powered VR headset. The handset comes backed by a 3300mAh battery that the company claims can easily last for an entire day on a single charge. The device sports premium looks with a metal frame around the sides and will be available in Black and White color variants.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Sudhin Mathur, Director- Smartphones, Lenovo Group, said, “More than 50 percent of digital content is consumed on mobile devices today, and smartphones continue to be people’s’ primary personal entertainment device. We expect the proportion will continue to grow in the future and the expectations of newer, more sophisticated functionalities along with it. Lenovo TheaterMax, powered by Lenovo VR, sets us apart with our commitment to design cutting-edge smartphones that meet the needs of consumers at an extremely friendly price-point.”