Interesting budget-friendly package
Display and Configuration
The Lenovo A656 arrives with a 5-inch IPS LCD multi-touch display with a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels (FWVGA) leading to a pixel density of 196 ppi. The IPS technology prevents visuals from washing out from wider angles.
At the heart of the smartphone, there is a MediaTek MT6589 chipset bearing a quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz. It is assisted by a 512MB RAM. For management of rich games, there is PowerVR SGX 544MP graphics unit. It runs Android v4.2 Jelly Bean OS.
Camera and Storage
The Lenovo A656 is armed with a 5MP camera and LED flash at the back and sports a front camera as well. It has a standard internal memory of 4GB which can be expanded up to 32GB.
Battery and Connectivity
The Lenovo A656 sips the required juice from a 2,000mAh Li-ion battery. From the connectivity point of view, this dual SIM smartphone is loaded with the standard features like 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0, USB port and GPS/AGPS.
You can opt for the Lenovo A656 if you are looking for an Android smartphone that doesn't burn a hole in your pocket. It is packed with a quad-core processor but lacks a good RAM. The presence of 3G connectivity makes it an interesting package.