After its listing on Amazon India at a discounted price of Rs.18,490, official launch of Lenovo Phab Plus has been seen in India at a price at Rs.20,990. Lenovo states that one can buy this smartphone offline through Reliance and Croma retail stores.
Firstly, the launch of Lenovo Phab Plus was seen in China in the month of August before IFA 2015. However, some time was spent with this new Phab Plus at Berlin’s IFA and we came up with some first impressions.
This smartphone has a 6.8 Inch full HD display with a pixel resolution of 1080×1920 and pixel density of 326ppi, which is the main highlight of it. It might compete against the Ascend P8max of Huawei which has the same display. A 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor clocked at 1.5GHz coupled with an Adreno 405 GPU powers the phone. Having RAM of 2GB, this handset has an internal storage of 32GB, which can be expanded further through microSD card.
Running on the platform 5.0 Lollipop, it sports a 13mp camera with dual LED Flash and has a 5mp front camera. It is supportive of dual-SIM, one Nano-SIM and other Micro-SIM. Options of connectivity include Micros-USB, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, GPS, 3G and 4G. As of now, nothing has been mentioned about the support of LTE bands. The handset packs a 3500mAh battery which makes claims of delivering around 24 hours of talk time. There are also rear speakers with Dolby Atmos. Availability of this phone is seen in Gunmetal Platinum color variant.