Lenovo launches its camera-centric smartphone at MWC 2015, the Lenovo Vibe Shot at $349

Lenovo launches its camera-centric smartphone at MWC 2015, the Lenovo Vibe Shot at $349

As expected, Lenovo has announced its new camera centric smartphone at MWC 2015 in Barcelona, called the Lenovo Vibe Shot and will be available starting in June at $349 (approximately Rs. 21,600).

The Lenovo Vibe Shot is a dual-SIM (nano-SIM) smartphone, which runs Android 5.0 Lollipop and comes with a 5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display.

The highlight of the Lenovo Vibe Shot is 16-megapixel rear infrared autofocus camera which comes with tri-color LED flash which according to company also features a six-piece modular lens.

The company is stressing on its full-frame 16:9 low-light sensor which is capable of shooting images in low lighting as well as dark interiors or at night.

An octa-core 64-bit Snapdragon 615 SoC powers the handset which is clocked at 1.7GHz and coupled with 3GB of RAM while it also packs a 2900mAh battery.

Inbuilt storage on the Lenovo Vibe Shot is 32GB, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB), it includes 4G, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth, and Micro-USB connectivity options.

“Our latest Lenovo smartphones demonstrate the tremendous opportunity for innovation both within the devices themselves and with the accessories that provide important functionality for our users,” said Shao Tao, Vice President, Mobile Business Group, Lenovo.

“Our first camera smartphone, the Vibe Shot, delivers a highly natural and intuitive photography experience without compromising on key smartphone performance, while our A7000 further elevates entertainment as the first smartphone with Dolby Atmos audio technology.”