[MWC 2015]: Meet Lenovo A7000, the first smartphone with Dolby ATMOS sound

“The Lenovo A7000 is an affordable 4G LTE-enabled Lollipop-powered smartphone”

At the ongoing MWC 2015 event in Barcelona, Lenovo has unveiled its new affordable Android smartphone. Called the Lenovo A7000, it is the world’s first smartphone to offer Dolby ATMOS sound, claims the brand.
Lenovo A7000

As Lenovo puts it, “Users will immediately hear the Dolby Atmos difference using headphones: sounds of people, places, things, and music become more vivid and move from all directions, including overhead, with astonishing clarity, richness and depth.”

Coming to the other features, the Lenovo A7000 runs Android 5.0 Lollipop with Vibe UI on top. It sports a 5.5-inch HD IPS display, and is fuelled by a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6752M processor, coupled with 2GB of RAM. The phone comes with 8GB of expandable memory, an 8MP autofocus rear shooter with an LED flash, a 5MP front snapper, and a 2,900mAh battery, which is rated to deliver 16 hours of calling and 11 days of standby time on 3G networks. In terms of connectivity, the A7000 offers dual-SIM slots, 4G LTE (supports India’s TDD Band 40), 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, micro-USB, and A-GPS.

The Lenovo A7000 will go on sale in select markets later this month. The phone is priced at $169, around Rs 10,400, and will be offered in black and white options. It comes pre-loaded with Lenovo’s set of DOit apps and Guvera music app with unlimited music streaming from over a million songs.

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