Lenovo VIBE Shot — Price and Specs

Lenovo VIBE Shot — the camera-centric smartphone

Lenovo VIBE Shot — General View

Lenovo at this year’s MWC announced the Vibe Shot acclaimed the camera-centric smartphone having several pro shooting modes. The Lenovo Vibe Shot is scheduled to be available globally starting this June for about $349 (excluding taxes and subsidies) which is about Rs. 21,600.

The Lenovo Vibe Shot looks amazingly stylish and is proved a highly affordable camera-centric Android phone. It comes holding a 5 inch 1080p Full HD IPS display offering 400 plus ppi density. Further the display gets Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Powering the Vibe Shot is a 1.7GHz 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor coupled with 3GB RAM. The internal storage is 32GB that can be expanded using a microSD card slot up to 128GB. The phones front side has an 8MP camera and earpiece.

Supporting dual-nano-SIM, the Lenovo Vibe Shot OS is Android 5.0 Lollipop along with the company’s new slicker Vibe UI on top. The highlighting feature of the phone turns out to be its rear camera that is of 16-megapixel. The 16-megapixel rear camera has BSI sensor along with six-element lens with sapphire coating, infrared autofocus, optical image stabilization and a tri-colour LED flash. There is a full-frame 16:9 low-light sensor in the camera for shooting images in dim and low light as well as in dark locations and at night. The Laser autofocus feature of the phone offers it double the focusing speed when compared with other non-laser autofocus cameras. The tricolor flash on the other hand does the need of adjusting the images luminosity based on the light.

Connectivity options of the Vibe Shot list out to be 4G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB and GPS/ A-GPS. There is a 2900mAh battery backing up the phone and the phone is just 7.3mm thin weighing 145 grams in spite of it stuffing in all that tango.

Lenovo VIBE Shot — Design:

The aluminum built Lenovo Vibe Shot on its right side has the power button, camera shutter button, volume rockers and a key for switching between pro and smart shooting modes. While on its left side, the Vibe Shot possesses the nano SIM card slot that allows the use of two SIM cards at the same time along with the micro SD card slot. On the top are the 3.5mm audio jack and a microphone. At the bottom of the phone are the loud speaker grill and micro USB port.

Lenovo VIBE Shot — Camera:

The Vibe Shot featuring a dedicated camera shutter button and a button to switch between smart shooting and pro shooting modes, make it one of the rare breed of smartphones. The pro shooting modes of the phone offer it full control over photography which includes the facility to manually set the ISO, exposure, white balance and lot. On the other hand, the smart shooting mode of the phone adjusts the photo automatically depending on the picture.

Lenovo VIBE Shot available colors — White, Red and Grey

Lenovo VIBE Shot: Key Features

  • Display: 5 inch 1080p Full HD IPS Touchscreen display
  • Processor: 7GHz 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor
  • OS: Android 5.0 Lollipop, Lenovo’s Vibe UI.
  • Memory: 3GB RAM, internal memory is 32GB that is expandable up to 128GB with micro SD
  • Rear Camera: 16-megapixel with BSI sensor, six-element lens, infrared autofocus, optical image stabilization and a tri-colour LED flash.
  • Front Camera: 8MP Fixed Focus Camera
  • SIM: Dual Nano SIM support
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Micro-USB and GPS/ A-GPS.
  • Dimensions: 0x70.0x7.3mm
  • Weight: 145 grams
  • Battery: 2900mAh

Lenovo VIBE Shot: Detailed Technical Specs:

General Features Device Type Smartphone Operating System Android (5.0) Lollipop, Vibe 2.0 Form factor Candybar Dimensions 5.59 x 2.77 x 0.29 inches (142 x 70.4 x 7.3 mm) Weight 145 g Body material Aluminium alloy Colors White, Gray and Red Smartphone keys Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key Features Touchscreen, Capacitive, Gorilla Glass 3 Announced 2 March, 2015 Posted On — Market Status — Release Date June, 2015 Status Rugged — Rugged IP certified — Display Features Physical size 5.0 inches Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels Pixel density 441 ppi Technology IPS LCD Screen-to-body ratio 68.99 % Colors 16 777 216 Peak brightness — Touchscreen Multi-touch Multitouch Yes Protection Gorilla Glass 3 Features Light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Gorilla Glass 3), Proximity sensor Camera Features Camera 16 megapixels Flash Tricolor LED Aperture size F2.2 Focal length (35mm equivalent) — Camera sensor — Camera Features Autofocus, Touch to focus, Face detection,Digital Zoom, Burst mode, Geo tagging, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI),AF Assist Beam, Optical image stabilization, Smile detection, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Continuous shooting, Panorama, HDR, Self-timer. Camcorder 1280×720 (720p HD) (30 fps) Camcorder Features Video calling Recording format — Recording format features — Front-facing camera 8 megapixels Video capture 30fps Primary Camera 16 MP, 4640×3480 pixels, autofocus, Tricolor LED Hardware Features System chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 8939 Processor 8-core, 1700 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit Graphics processor Adreno 405 System memory 3072 MB RAM Built-in storage 32 GB Maximum User Storage 128 GB Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC Network Features Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE 2G bands Yes 3G bands Yes 4G bands Yes Speed — GPRS Yes Edge Yes Battery Features Capacity Li-Po 2900 mAh Talk time — Stand-by time — Talk time (3G) — Stand-by time (3G) — Stand-by time (4G) — Music playback — Video playback — Not user replaceable Yes Type Li — Polymer Wireless charging — Multimedia Features Music player (Filter by) Album, Artist, Playlists Music player (Features) Album art cover, Background playback Music player (Supported formats)

  • AAC
  • FLAC
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • WMA
  • WAV

Video playback (Supported formats)

  • MP4
  • 3GPP
  • AVI
  • 263
  • 264/MPEG-4 Part 10 / AVC Video
  • WMV

Radio Yes Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker YouTube player Yes Internet Browsing Browser HTML Browser Supports HTML, HTML5, CSS 3 Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+ Technology Features CDMA — GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz UMTS 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz FDD LTE 800 (band 20), 1800 (band 3), 2100 (band 1), 2600 (band 7) MHz TDD LTE 2300 (band 40) MHz Data LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA (unspecified), HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS SIM Dual-Nano-SIM support Micro SIM — Multiple SIM cards 2 slots Global Roaming — Positioning GPS, A-GPS Navigation Voice navigation, Turn-by-turn navigation Smartphone Features Phonebook Unlimited entries, Multiple numbers per contact, Caller groups, Search by both first and last name,Ring ID, Picture ID Organizer Calendar, Alarm, Calculator Messaging SMS, MMS, Predictive text inuput, Threaded view E-mail IMAP, SMTP, POP3, Microsoft Exchange Instant Messaging Google Talk, Hangouts Connectivity Features Bluetooth 4.1 Bluetooth Profiles — Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n, n 5GHz, ac Mobile hotspot Yes Wi-Fi Direct — USB USB 2.0 USB Connector microUSB USB Features Mass storage device, USB charging Headphones connector 3.5mm HDMI No Charging connector microUSB Other Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync Other Features Notifications Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Speakerphone, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Silent mode, Flight mode Additional microphone(s) — Sensors Accelerometer, Light Proximity, Compass Java Yes Hearing aid compatibility — Special Features Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording Regulatory Approval FCC approval (Date approved) — FCC ID Value — FCC measured SAR (Head) — FCC measured SAR (Body) — FCC measured SAR (Product Specific Use) — FCC measured SAR (Simultaneous Transmission) — EU SAR (Head) — Availability Officially announced 02 March 2015 Scheduled release June 2015 Shopping Information Accessories — Price $ 349 Tests Performance — Display — Camera — Loudspeaker — Audio quality — Battery life -

Lenovo VIBE Shot:Detailed Visual Specs

Lenovo VIBE Shot: Pictures

Lenovo VIBE Shot — Design

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