Lenovo launches a new budget Android smartphone, the Lemon 3

Lenovo launches a new budget Android smartphone, the Lemon 3

Lenovo, after launching the Vibe K4 Note in India last week, has launched a new budget smartphone in China, called the Lemon 3. The handset has been priced at CNY 699 (approximately Rs. 7,000), the same as that of Xiaomi Redmi 3, which launched this week.

The Android 5.1 Lollipop running Lenovo Lemon 3 comes with dual-SIM dual-standby dual-4G support and a 5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution IPS display with pixel density of 441ppi. Under the hood, the smartphone packs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 SoC clocked at 1.5GHz, coupled with 2GB RAM and Adreno 405 GPU.

Lenovo Lemon 3The inbuilt storage is 16GB, which is further expandable via microSD card (unspecified limit). The handset sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, while also houses a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. It packs a 2750mAh battery, which is rated to deliver up to 15 days of standby time on 4G, 32 hours of talk time on 2G, 12 hours of audio playback and 6.2 hours of video playback.

On the connectivity front, the Lemon 3 offers 4G LTE (supports India bands) networks, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, and GPS options.

The smartphone can be grabbed from the company’s shopping website in Silver and Gold color variants.