8 Killer Features of Lenovo Vibe K5, K5 Plus to Attack Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, Xiaomi Mi5!

Lenovo breaks the price barrier yet again! The company knows how to take the industry by surprise, and it doesn't fail to do so this year as well. It introduced its killer smartphone offering, the Vibe K5 and the Vibe K5 Plus with a premium top-of-the-line-model like specifications but at compelling prices, at the ongoing MWC 2016.

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With the unveiling of the new Vibe K5 smartphones, Lenovo once again proves that high end features and specifications can be provided in a quality product, even without charging exorbitantly for the same.

8 Killer Features of Lenovo Vibe K5, K5 Plus to Attack Xiaomi Series!

The China-based smartphone company launched the Vibe K5 and the K5 Plus at affordable price tags of $129 and $149, respectively. The phones are targeted at emerging markets, and hence have been priced accordingly. Also with these smartphones, Lenovo is challenging Xiaomi's Redmi Note 3 and Mi5 budget smartphone.

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Here we give you the best features of the Vibe K5 and K5 Plus smartphones that make these phones tough and bold budget competition against rivals.

Budget Apple lookalikes:

Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus and it's slightly cheaper sibling the K5, don a sleek finish aluminum casing but it is not all-metal build. The K5 Plus measures 8.2mm thin and weighs in at 142g. The two phones resemble iPhone from the outside, specially back side. They are available in silver, grey or champagne gold metal. At their price, the phones looks pretty nice in comparison to many of their rivals.

8 Killer Features of Lenovo Vibe K5, K5 Plus to Attack Xiaomi Series!

The metal casing and smooth finish design will make them at par the Xiaomi's Redmi Note 3 and the Mi 5.

5-inch beauties:

The new K5 smartphones look identical from the outside, but have different innards.The Vibe K5 being the smaller sibling offers a 5-inch wide-view HD display with 720p resolution, while the Vibe K5 Plus has a 5-inch display with better resolution at 1080p.

Powerhub with high storage space:

The K5 Plus boasts a Snapdragon 616 octa-core chipset, while the K5 is powered by a Snapdragon 415 octa-core chipset. The chipsets are paired with 2GB RAM and 16GB inhouse storage that can be expanded using microSD card. The hardware specifications look powerful for a phone in this price range, and should work well with high storage capacities.

8 Killer Features of Lenovo Vibe K5, K5 Plus to Attack Xiaomi Series!

Photography crazy:

For the photography frenzy, the new Vibe K5 smartphones offer 13MP rear camera with autofocus and LED flash, and 5MP fixed-focus front-facing snappers. The company has also added various editing tools and features to support camera app and result in better imaging.

Android mania:

Both the phones run Android 5.1 Lollipop software with Lenovo skin on top. The UI on the phones look neat and fluid. Rest can be said once we have our hands on the devices.

Swappable battery:

The good part is that despite taking design cues from Apple iPhone, Lenovo opted for a removable back panel than keeping it intact. The back cover can be removed to place a 2750mAh battery, dual-SIM cards and a microSD card. The removable back panel is an advantage as it lets users swap battery in times of need.

8 Killer Features of Lenovo Vibe K5, K5 Plus to Attack Xiaomi Series!

Audio delight:

Another key feature of the phones is the Dolby Atmos surround sound present on the phones for better audio experience. This enhances the audio experience even on using any headphones.

Priced cheap, but available in emerging markets only:

The Vibe K5 and the Vibe K5 Plus smartphones are priced $129 and $149 respectively, which are pretty impressive and compelling prices. However, these smartphones will be on sale in emerging markets like Asia, India or South America. and will not be available for purchase in the US or most of Europe.

8 Killer Features of Lenovo Vibe K5, K5 Plus to Attack Xiaomi Series!

Take a look at the Key specs of Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus

5-inch FHD screen
Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor
8.2mm thick
Weighs 142 grams
2GB RAM and 16GB built-in memory
2,750mAh user-replaceable battery
13-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash
5-megapixel fixed-focus front camera
Dual SIM

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Key specs of the Lenovo Vibe K5:

5-inch HD display
Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 processor
8.2mm thick
Weighs 142 grams
2GB RAM and 16GB built-in memory
2,750mAh user-replaceable battery
13-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash
5-megapixel fixed-focus front camera
Dual SIM

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