Powerful and elegant
Display and Configuration
The Lenovo Vibe K5 features a 5.0-inch IPS LCD (720 x 1,280 pixels) HD display with a pixel density of 294ppi. Qualcomm MSM8929 Snapdragon 415 chipset controls the system performance. Acting as the heart of the device, is a 1.4GHz (Cortex A53) octa-core processor for efficient workflow. The processor along with 2GB RAM and Adreno 405 graphics engine helps the device to run smoothly. Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light sensor and Proximity sensor help to perform a wide variety of sensor-related tasks. The dual SIM handset is available in three colour variants namely gold, grey and silver.
Camera and Storage
In order to click pictures, there is a 13MP main camera with features such as Auto Flash, Continuos Shooting, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), ISO control, Self-timer, Smile detection, Touch to focus, White balance presets. One can record HD videos, post it to social websites or share it along with friends and relatives. There is a 5MP front camera which works well for video calling and selfies. In terms of storage, the device has an internal memory of 16GB which can further be expanded up to 32GB using a memory card.
Battery and Connectivity
The device sips it juice from a 2,750mAh li-ion non-removable battery which renders good amount of backup. On the connectivity front, the device offers 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS with A-GPS, OTG and USB port.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 is basically meant for the ones who love multitasking and want to enjoy gaming with ease. However, a fingerprint sensor and full HD display would have been an extra treat in the package, considering other phones in this price segment.