Lenovo officially released its S5 smartphone at a media-invite event today in China. The date match with the previous revealed date 20 March. The most awaited budget smartphone Lenovo S5 features a 13 MP dual-rear cameras. As per the information, the Chinese manufacturer starts registering the pre-order reservation at it’s official website. It will comes in Black and Red color options.
Specifications of Lenovo S5:
The device ascribes a full aluminum alloy body with unique design. The face unlock feature with response speed of 0.09 sec is build in the phone while unlocking can be done by 16-megapixel camera sensor. The device’s secure aspect also provides fingerprint sensor at the back. The Lenovo S5 occupies a 5.7-inch Full HD display with an aspect ratio of 18: 9. The device’s CPU incorporates an octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC with clock rate of 2.0GHz and accompanied by Adreno 506 GPU. The device separates as a variant in terms of memory and storage. It has one kind with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage costs 999 Chinese Yuan. The other kind includes 4GB RAM with 64GB storage costs 1199 Chinese Yuan. Finally, the last variant with 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage costs 1499 Yuan.
The intelligent two-pronged camera system is horizontally aligned at the back along dual LED flash. The camera setup winds up a 13-megapixel primary sensor and another 13-megapixel secondary sensor. While having f/2.2 aperture, the dual camera supports Portrait mode and white balance mode. The communication options include with the Lenovo S5 are 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v4.1, dual Nano-SIM card slots, GPS and Wi-fi. Lenovo uses its ZUI UTouch 4.0 for the screen gesture. Also, Android Oreo based ZUI 4.0 runs as the operating system for the Lenovo S5. The 3000 mAh battery is a non-removable type with ZUI intelligent power saving while offering 23 hours to use in a single full charge. For protecting eye, it has Anti-blue eye protection from preventing eye fatigues. The handset is 7.5 mm thick.
Price and Availability:
A large number of 34,735 reservations has been made till date. Although, the on-record sale will go-off from 23 March. The Indian expected prices for the phone are:
- Lenovo S5 3GB RAM and 32 ROM at 10300 INR ($158)
- S5 with 4GB RAM and 64 GB ROM at 12350 INR ($189)
- 4GB RAM and 128 GB ROM at 15450 INR ($237)