Lenovo has launched the Vibe K4 Note, successor to the popular K3 Note smartphone. Carrying a price tag of Rs. 11,999, the Lenovo Vibe K4 Note will be available exclusively from Amazon India in its first flash sale on January 19, with registrations beginning Tuesday.
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The company also launched a Lenovo Vibe K4 Note bundle with AntVR virtual reality headset, priced at Rs. 13,299. The first few flash sales will only feature the Lenovo Vibe K4 Note VR Bundle, at a special price of Rs. 12,499. The VR headset features a stand alone price of Rs. 1,299. It will be available in its Tuxedo Black colour variant.
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Running Android 5.1 Lollipop with a light-version of thecompany's Vibe UI skin on top, the dual-SIM dual-4G Lenovo K4 Note bears a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) IPS display with a pixel density of 401ppi, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The company claims a 1000:1 contrast ratio, and features like user-controlled colour balance. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6753 SoC, coupled with 3GB of DDR3 RAM. The Vibe K4 Note bears a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF autofocus, an f/2.2 aperture and dual-tone LED flash, apart from a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.
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The Vibe K4 Note comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage that's expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). Connectivity options include 4G LTE, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, and FM radio. The 9.1-mm thick Lenovo Vibe K4 Note weighs 158 grams, and sports a 3300mAh battery with fast charging that's rated to deliver up 265 hours of 3G standby time, and 22 hours of 3G talk time.
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The company announced that a premium leather cover, as well as wood covers would be launched soon. The smartphone also sports dual-front speakers, alongside Dolby Atmos audio. One of the highlight features of the handset is its fingerprint scanner, placed below the camera module on the rear panel. Sensors include a digital compass, accelerometer, proximity sensor, and ambient light sensor.
The company is also touting the TheaterMax technology on the Vibe K4 Note, which converts regular content to immersive VR content.
"More than 50 percent of digital content is consumed on mobile devices today, and smartphones continue to be people's' primary personal entertainment device. We expect the proportion will continue to grow in the future and the expectations of newer, more sophisticated functionalities along with it. Lenovo TheaterMax, powered by Lenovo VR, sets us apart with our commitment to design cutting-edge smartphones that meet the needs of consumers at an extremely friendly price-point," said Sudhin Mathur, Director- Smartphones, Lenovo Group.