Lenovo today launched three new smartphones Lenovo A1000, A6000 Shot, and K3 Note Music exclusively for the offline market. The devices will be available in stores before the Diwali festival. The Lenovo A1000 is an entry level smartphone while the other two devices are upgraded variants of the previous models. The company is also looking to open 50 Moto-Lenovo stores in 40 cities and more than 350 service centres before Diwali. Along with the earlier mentioned three devices, recently launched Vibe Shot will also be available through offline as well as online.
The Lenovo A1000 is an entry-level 3G smartphone that looks same as the Lenovo A2010. Apart from processor and camera, both the devices sports almost same specifications. The device sports a 4-inch WVGA (800×480) IPS display. It is powered by Spreadtrum SC7731 quad-core processor along with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of storage.
On the camera front, the device comes with a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front-facing camera. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based Vibe UI while most of the entry level smartphone still comes with Android KitKat out-of-the-box. It misses the 4G LTE connectivity which has been the best feature on A2010.
Talking about the Lenovo A6000 Shot, the device looks same as the Lenovo A6000 Plus and also includes almost same specifications but with upgraded camera sensors. The A6000 Shot comes with a upgraded 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera compared to the 8MP rear camera and 2MP front-facing camera on the Lenovo A6000 and A6000 Plus.
The A6000 Shot comes with Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box. The 4G LTE will be supported on both the SIM’s of A6000 Shot. It is powered by Snapdragon 410 and comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.
The Lenovo K3 Note Music is the same device as the earlier launched K3 Note. It comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD display and is powered by MediaTek MT6752 octa-core processor. It comes with 2Gb of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Like A6000 Shot, the K3 Note Music also supports 4G LTE on both the SIM’s.
According to the company, the device comes with improved speakers and this also the world’s first smartphone feature AnyWoofer technology. It includes the Dolby Atmos audio and ceramic speakers on the rear of the device.
Coming to the pricing of the latest devices, the A1000 is priced at Rs.4,999, while the A6000 Shot and K3 Note Music are priced at Rs.9,999 and Rs.12,999 respectively. The device will be available in stores starting from the next week. Stay tuned for the unboxing and review of all the three devices in the coming days.