Lenovo has launched its first 4G device – Vibe Z. Lenovo’s LTE-capable Vibe Z comes with edgy design and high-end features with solid specs. The Vibe Z is Lenovo’s most advanced phone to date. The Lenovo Vibe Z, a gorgeous razor-thin, blazing-fast device equipped with gesture controls, photo enhancement software and other premium technologies into premium package.
“We created the new Vibe Z with its elegant design, high performance and custom software so that people can truly have the best smartphone experience now at the speed of LTE,” said Liu Jun, senior vice president, Lenovo Business Group, Lenovo.
The Vibe Z sports a thin 7.9mm silver or titanium body weighing just 147 grams. Lenovo’s Vibe Z features 5.5-in full high definition (1920×1080) IPS wide angle viewing touchscreen display. It packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon(TM) 800 Quad-core 2.2GHz processor with 2GB RAM to deliver extreme performance. The phone comes with up to 16 GB of internal storage and running Android 4.3. Unfortunately, there’s no microSD expansion slot.
The Vibe Z packs a 13 MP rear camera with a large f1.8 aperture lens to defy low light situations and capture breathtaking photos and a 5 MP front camera. it offers super-fast data upload at up to 50 Mbit/s and downloading at up to 150 Mbit/s. It also comes with 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, and WiFi radio.
Lenovo Vibe Z Key Specifications
- Display: 5.5-inch full high definition (1920×1080) IPS
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon(TM) 800 Quad-core 2.2GHz processor
- RAM: 2GB
- Memory: 16 GB of internal storage, no microSD slot
- Camera: 13 MP rear camera with a large f1.8 aperture, 5MP front facing camera
- Operating System: Android 4.3
- Body: Thin 7.9mm silver or titanium body weighing just 147 grams
- Other Features: 4G LTE, 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi radio
Lenovo Vibe Z will arrive in February in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and the Philippines, with an unlocked price of $549.
Lenovo also brings three more phones – Lenovo A859, Lenovo S650, Lenovo S930
In addition, Lenovo also launched three other phones, the S930, S650 and the A859. None of which have LTE support. The A859, a 5-inch phone with a 720p IPS display, dual SIM slots, 8MP rear/1.6MP front cameras, a quad-core MediaTek 6582 processor, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of built-in storage (expandable via a microSD slot). Available in white or black, it measures 9.2mm thin and runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
The S650 is a mid-range offering with a 4.7-inch qHD IPS display, 8MP rear/0.3MP front cameras and a lower-res 960 x 540 screen. It is powered by a MediaTek Quad Core processor and running Android 4.2 at just 8.7mm thin. The phone features a dual sim slot, and 8GB of storage.
The S930 has a bigger 6-inch high definition 1280×720 touchscreen display, 8MP rear/0.3MP front cameras and a lower-res 960 x 540 screen. It is powered by a MediaTek Quad Core processor and running Android 4.2 at just 8.7mm thin. The phone features a dual sim slot, and 8GB of storage.
The A859, S930 and the S650 are available beginning immediately in countries where Lenovo smartphones are sold priced at $219 for the A859, $319 for the S930 and $229 for the S650.