Lenovo A5 and K9 Launched in India, prices start at Rs 5,999

Lenovo has launched two new smartphones in India namely, the Lenovo K9 and Lenovo A5. The Lenovo K9 comes with an 18:9 display and it is equipped with quad cameras. The Lenovo A5 is the very same smartphone that was unveiled in China in June. The budget-friendly Lenovo A5 features a tall aspect ratio display and a large-sized battery.

Lenovo K9 Specifications and Features

Lenovo K9 is a mid-range phone that boasts a premium appeal thanks to its 2.5D glass back. The device measures 153.8 x 72.9 x 7.95mm and it weighs 160 grams. The smartphone features a 5.7-inch IPS LCD display that offers 18:9 aspect ratio and HD+ resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels.

The Lenovo K9 is driven by MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 chipset. It is the very same chipset that powers the Xiaomi Redmi 6, Vivo Y83 and Nokia 3.1 Plus smartphones that were recently unveiled in India. The SoC of Lenovo K9 is assisted by 3 GB of RAM. The K9 includes an inbuilt storage of 32 GB. For more storage, users can make use of the hybrid dual SIM slot on the device. The handset features a 3,000mAh battery that is equipped with 10W charging.

Lenovo K9 India
The UPS of the Lenovo K9 is that it is equipped with dual selfie cameras and dual rear cameras. The smartphone features LED enabled 13-megapixel f/2.0 aperture + 5-megapixel f/2.2 depth sensor in its frontal dual camera setup. The same dual camera resides on the backside of phone. The other features of the Lenovo K9 are face unlock, dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, USB-C, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, loud speaker and rear mounted fingerprint scanner. The smartphone is loaded with Android 8.1 Oreo and ZUI 3.1 custom interface.

Lenovo A5 Specifications and Features

Like the Lenovo K9, the all new Lenovo A5 also features a 2.5D curved glass on its rear. Its dimensions are 146.8 x 71.12 x 7.95mm. It features an HD+ resolution display measuring 5.45 inches. The IPS LCD screen offers an 18:9 aspect ratio of 18:9.

The modest MediaTek MT6739 chipset that features 1.3 GHz quad-core processor powers the Lenovo A5. The 16 GB storage model of the phone features 2 GB of RAM and its 32 GB storage variant has 3 GB of RAM. For more storage, the A5 offers a dedicated microSD card slot. The handset includes 4,000mAh battery with support 10W charging. The smartphone is loaded with ZUI 3.1 based Android 8.1 Oreo OS.

The rear side of the Lenovo A5 is fitted with an f/2.2 aperture 13-megapixel camera with LED flash. The front camera of 8-megapixel with f/2.2 aperture can not only snap selfie shots, but also functions as face unlock feature. The other features that are available on the Lenovo A5 are dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, microUSB and 3.5mm audio jack.

Lenovo K9 and Lenovo A5 Pricing and Availability

The Lenovo A5 comes in color variants like Black and Fine Gold. It carries a price tag of Rs. 5,999 for the base model that features 16 GB storage + 2 GB RAM. Its higher variant with 32 GB storage + 3 GB RAM is priced at Rs. 6,999. On the other hand, the Lenovo K9 that comes in Black and Blue hues and costs Rs. 8,999. Both devices will be available on Flipkart.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.