Lenovo Vibe K5 Note (А7020) preview – 5.5” display, 8-core processor and 13MP camera

After we acquainted you with Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus, then with the more affordable Vibe K5, now it is time for us to preview the K5 Note. In this short article you can find out more about its capabilities.

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8-core processor and 5.5-inch Full HD display

PA340050RO (1)K5 Note makes use of MediaTek MT 6755 mobile CPU that features eight Cortex-A53 cores, ticking at 1.8 GHz. Graphics performance is ensured by Mali-T860MP2 GPU, and the RAM is 2 GB. Also avalable are 16 GB of internal storage, which is expandable via a microSD card slot that supports up to 256 GB.

In comparison to the other K5 variants, here we are presented with a 5.5-inch display. Its resolution is 1920 х 1080 pixels which ensures a highly detailed image with pixel density of 401 ppi. The panel is IPS and you can expect bright and contrasty colors along with wide viewing angles.

13MP camera and 3500mAh battery

Lenovo-K5-Note-2The main camera is 13MP and uses autofocus, a dual LED flash and has an aperture value of f/2.2. It also has Full HD video recording and a rich settings menu. For you, selfie maniacs, the front-facing 8MP camera is there to make you happy.

With bigger chassis comes bigger battery. Its capacity is 3500 mAh. According to the manufacturer it will ensure up to 543 hours of stand-by mode and up to 34 hours of phone call. Rather impressive, indeed.

The OS is Android 5.1 Lollipop and on top of it you receive Lenovo’s UI. The latter brings a number of pre-installed apps and different layout of menus.

Metalic design and fingerprint scanner

Additionally, the design of this phone is slightly different from that of other K5 models, but still looks stlyish and features a metal construction. Its profile thickness is 8.5 mm and considering the weight of 152 grams, that’s a resonably sized 5.5-inch device. You will easily notice a fingerprint scanner positioned below the main camera.

You will also get great sound quality thanks to the Dolby Atmos technology. In addition, the phone supports two SIM card slots which will be quite handy for some of you.

Specs sheet

OSAndroid v5.1 (Lollipop)
CPUMediaTek MT6755 (8-core, 1.80GHz, Cortex-A53)
Internal storage16GB
Display5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive multitouch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
ConnectivityBluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS, А-GPS
Cameras13MP with autofocus and a dual LED flash (rear), 8MP (front)
  • dual SIM capability (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • microSD card slot, supports up to 256GB
  • microUSB v2.0 port
  • integrated loudspeaker
  • 3.5 mm audio jack with Dolby Atmos
  • FM radion
  • accelerometer
  • proximity sensor
  • compass
  • fingerprint scanner
Battery3500 mAh
Dimensions75.7 x 152 x 8.5 mm
Weight152 grams

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