A couple of days back, Lenovo started sending out invites for a launch of a new smartphone during an event on October 16. The tagline on the invitation states, “The Killer Returns”. It has been quite a while since we saw a Lenovo smartphone make its way to the market. However, recent news reveals that the company won’t just launch one smartphone during the event but two smartphones namely Lenovo A5 and Lenovo K9.
The event will commence at 4 PM IST on October 16, in India. You can watch the live stream of the launch through Lenovo’s Facebook page. Lenovo had launched two smartphones in China this year called the Lenovo A5 and Lenovo K5 Note. While the A5 smartphone will launch as it is. The Lenovo K5 Note will get rebranded to Lenovo K9.
Lenovo A5 Smartphone: Specifications & Features
This upcoming smartphone by Lenovo will sport a 5.45-inch HD+ display. Under the hood, it will be powered by a MediaTek MT6739 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. On the storage end, the smartphone will be available in 16GB and 32GB internal storage. Furthermore, the smartphone will be powered by a strong 4000mAh battery.
As for the camera specifications, the rear panel of the smartphone will include a single 13-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture. On the other hand, the front panel will sport an 8-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling. And lastly, the smartphone will run on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system.
Lenovo K9 Smartphone: Specifications & Features
The Lenovo K9 smartphone will be comparatively more feature-rich than the Lenovo A5 smartphone. This phone is most likely to come with a 6-inch IPS HD+ display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. Under the hood, it might be fuelled by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor. Additionally, the smartphone is expected to be available in two variants. The first variant will feature 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Similarly, the second variant will feature 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
The smartphone will further be powered by a 3760mAh battery and will run on the Android 8.1 Oreo OS. On the camera end, the Lenovo K9 smartphone will include a dual camera setup on the rear panel. This setup will include a combination of 16-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors with AI functions. On the front, the smartphone will feature an 8-megapixel camera with beauty mode.
Lenovo A5 & Lenovo K9: Pricing
Not much is known about the price of these smartphones at this time. However, considering all the previous smartphones from the Lenovo mobiles price list, we can expect these upcoming smartphones to fall under the 10,000 price range. Both the smartphones will be exclusively available via Flipkart.