Lenovo has launched their latest smartphone the Vibe K5 Note in India in two variants – a 3GB RAM variant priced at Rs. 11,999 and a 4GB RAM variants priced at Rs. 13,499. Both devices come with a 5.5-inch Full HD display and it is powered by the MediaTek MT6755 Helio P10 processor. The device comes with a metal body and being launched in a very competitive segment of the smartphone market it is going to give some tough competition to the other contenders like the Redmi Note 3, LeEco Le 2, Honor 5C etc.
With the number of smartphones in this competitive segment it does get quite confusing to choose the best out the highly competitive smartphones out there, so we are here to clear some of the most common Doubts, and frequently asked questions about Vibe K5 Note along with the Pros and Cons of the device.
Specifications of Lenovo Vibe K5 Note:
- Display: 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
- Processor: 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor with up to 550MHz Mali T860 GPU
- RAM and Storage: 3GB/4GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- Camera: 13MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture and an 8MP front-facing camera, 77.4-degree wide-angle lens
- OS: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS
- Battery: 3500mAh
Frequently asked questions and Doubts regarding Lenovo Vibe K5 Note:
What is the display size and resolution in Vibe K5 Note?
It comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution and ppi of 401.
Does the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note have metal body and how is its build quality?
Yes, it comes with full metal body and decent build quality. and design.
What is the Processor in the device?
The Vibe K5 Note comes with a 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor with up to 550MHz Mali T860 GPU
What are the RAM and Internal storage options in Vibe K5 Note?
It comes in two variants of 3GB /4GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
How much RAM and Storage are available in both variants of Vibe K5 Note on first boot?
Out of 4GB RAM which we used, around 2,8 GB was available on first boot. Out of the 32GB internal storage around 24.5GB was available on first boot.
How good is the camera in Lenovo Vibe K5 Note?
It comes with a 13MP rear camera with dual-LED flahs and f/2.2 aperture with PDAF on the front is an 8MP shooter. Both cameras perform quite well and are capable of competing with the other smartphones in the segment like the LeEco Le2, Redmi Note 3 but slightly falls short of Honor 5C which has better camera performance compared to the rest.
How good is the Fingerprint sensor in the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note?
It is located on the back of the device beneath the Camera and is quite accurate and fast as well.
What is the OS in Lenovo Vibe K5 Note?
It comes with Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box with Pure UI on top.
Does it come with Tap to wake option inbuilt?
Yes, it comes with tap to wake option inbuilt in its OS
Does it support Adaptive Brightness?
Yes, the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note comes with Adaptive Brightness option
Does the Vibe K5 Note come with Dual SIM 4G LTE support?
Yes, it comes with Dual Nano SIM support with 4G LTE as well
Does the Vibe K5 Note come with VR support?
Yes the Vibe K5 Note supports VR with Dolby Atmos and TheaterMax technology included
What is the Battery capacity in Vibe K5 Note?
It comes with a non-removable Li-Po 3500mAh battery
Does the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note support Fast Charging?
No, it does not support fast charging
Does it support USB OTG?
Does it have IR Blaster and NFC?
Does Lenovo Vibe K5 Note support Dual Apps?
Yes, it supports dual apps feature where you can install two WhatsApp, facebook account with the help of the secure zone feature.
What are the various sensors present in Lenovo Vibe K5 Note?
- Gravitation Sensor
- Proximity Sensor
- Light Sensor
- E-Compass Sensor
- Gyroscope Sensor
What are the different variants and the prices of Lenovo Vibe K5 Note?
It is available in a 3GB RAM and 4GB RAM variants priced at Rs. 11,999 and Rs. 13,499.
Pros of Lenovo Vibe K5 Note:
- Dual Apps (Secure zone)
- Good Build and design
- Full HD Display
- 3500mAh Li-po battery
Cons of Lenovo Vibe K5 Note:
- Non-removable battery
- No Fast Charging
- Lot of Bloatware
The Vibe K5 Note is quite an impressive device for the price range and it directly competes with the likes of Redmi Note 3, LeEco Le2 and Honor 5C along with many other devices in the price range. But with a decent metal body and good design and build quality having decent performance and a responsive Fingerprint sensor it is a decent device to consider with the added Dolby atoms and TheaterMax technology. It also comes with some interesting offers as it goes on sale.