Lenovo announced the introduction of two smartphones, the Lenovo K9 and Lenovo A5 in India on Tuesday.
Lenovo enhances its K series with the launch of two smartphones, K9 priced at INR 8,999 and A5 priced at INR 5,999 & INR 6,999. It has exclusively tied up with Flipkart to co-create well-designed products for the quintessential Indian consumer.
The new Lenovo smartphones are touted to fit every consumer’s need. They have featured powerful multicore processors, innovative cameras, and the latest apps through Android.
Lenovo has put together a portfolio of innovative products that brings the latest in smartphone technology at affordable prices. The two smartphones have been co-created with e-commerce platform Flipkart. Using Flipkart’s data-driven research, K9 and A5 come with various enhanced user-friendly features.
Speaking at the launch, Edward Chang, Vice President, Lenovo, said, “Over the past year, we have taken time to assess the robust India market to understand the changing dynamics of the Indian consumer through our partnership with Flipkart. Our extensive research says Indians want a seamless processor, great camera and sleek design among other things. We have witnessed that very few trusted brands actually provide these features with quality assurance and affordable pricing. The K9 and A5 have been co-created using Flipkart’s keen insights and taking into consideration our customers’ dynamic requirements. Our range of smartphones is designed to cater to the real need of the evolving Indian consumer.”
Ajay Veer Yadav, Vice President, Mobiles, and Large Appliances, Flipkart said, “We are delighted to have partnered with Lenovo in their 2.0 journey in India. It is exciting to see Lenovo back with a very aggressive product portfolio with festive season around the corner. 55% of our business comes from tier 2 cities and beyond and hence, using real insights, the new Lenovo products are sure to appeal to the Indian needs. We are glad to offer the latest in smartphone technology at an affordable price and are confident the new Lenovo product suite will resonate with our customers.”
The K9 boasts off quad-camera setup, 5.7-inch 18:9 Full-screen, 8-core processor with 4GB RAM and an attractive glass body. With Quadruple High-Definition Cameras, get ready for more beautiful selfies and brilliant portrait shots. 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel dual front and rear cameras, bokeh effect for DSLR-quality selfies, rapid autofocus and front & rear flashes ensure every moment is captured in perfection. The high-quality images can also be enhanced through multiple filters. Smart auto brightness adjustment and multi-frame noise reduction bring out even the finest details with unparalleled clarity.
Creative filters add dynamism and a touch of personal style. 5.7-inch 18:9 HD full-screen display offers the ultimate visual experience in reading, video viewing, and gaming. One can avail dual-glass protection with an aluminum alloy frame encasing a double-layered glass body polished to perfection through 8 different processes. The 8-Core RAM will ensure greater stability and smoothness. The high-performance 12-nm new generation octa-core processor with 4GB RAM will also ensure that the system runs smoothly even under intensive multi-tasking. The product also has a Large-Capacity Type-C Battery and offers uninterrupted Entertainment on Long Journeys. K9 is available in blue and black colours and is priced Rs 8,999.
The A5 mobile phone delivers the ultimate visual experience with its 5.45-inch HD full-screen in 18:9 aspect ratio and 80.3% screen-to-body ratio. A5 will be available in black and gold colours with an elegant streamlined body with a metallic feel. Its multi-band, triple card slot design offers more choices by simultaneously supporting 2 Nano SIM card + 1 MicroSD card. Supports up to 256 GB memory expansion with external MicroSD cards (TF cards) to meet the users’ daily storage needs.
The 2/3GB+16/32GB memory coupled with the quad-core 1.3GHz processor delivers ultimate smoothness in daily usage. 4000 mAh large-capacity battery delivers ultra-long standby time, while intelligent power-saving features ensure uninterrupted use of your phone throughout the day. Operational smoothness is enhanced with the ZUI system, while the face and fingerprint recognition unlocking mechanisms provide augmented user experience. The MTK MT 6739 quad-core Cortex-A53 1.3 GHz processor ensures daily applications run without lags. A5 is priced at Rs 5,999 for the 2/16GB variant and Rs 6,999 for 3/32GB variant.