Lenovo K5 Play Specifications and Price…
The Lenovo K5 Play is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The phone packs 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Lenovo K5 Play packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Lenovo K5 Play runs Android 8.0 and is powered by a 3000mAh. It measures 153.75 x 72.60 x 7.85 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 155.00 grams.
The Lenovo K5 Play is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer and Ambient light sensor.
Lenovo K5 Play Key Specs and Features
- 5.7-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 720 pixels (282 ppi)
- Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 CPU with 2GB/3GB RAM
- 16GB/32GB built-in storage, up to 128GB with a memory card
- Dual 13MP + 2MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera
- 4G LTE
- Fingerprint sensor (rear)
- 3, 000mAh non removable Li-ion battery
Lenovo K5 Play Specifications and Price
Design and Display
The trio of the smartphones released which includes the Lenovo K5, K5 Play and S5 has a striking similarity. As per designs, the Lenovo K5 Play is quite a decent smartphone crafted with nice round edges that makes handling much easier. Up front the smartphone has a 2.5D curved glass and slim bezels to compliment. Moreover, the smartphone looks sturdy with fairly solid ergonomics.
Going by the standards of budget smartphones, the Lenovo K5 Play has a good enough display. It is also suitable for watching movies and other day to day activities. With a 1440 X 720 resolution, the smartphone is squared with most of the other smartphones in its category.
Battery and Camera
Most smartphones nowadays don’t really offer much as regards battery power and you most certainly will have to charge at the end of the day. This is inevitably the case when it comes to the Lenovo K5 Play with just 3, 000mAh battery capacity and no quick charge.
In the camera section, there’s the usual dual rear camera seen in a sizeable percentage of the budget smartphones produced now. However, the cameras include a 13MP camera couples with a 2MP sensor at the back and an 8MP camera for taking selfies.
Hardware and Software
On the hardware front, the smartphone comes with a low tier Qualcomm’s chipset unlike the MediaTek seen in the Lenovo K5. Nonetheless, you’ve got a Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 CPU running at 1.4Ghz max and an Adreno 505 GPU in charge of graphics rendering.
Furthermore, the Lenovo K5 Play is of two models, a 2GB RAM with 16GB storage space model and another with 3GB internal memory and a 32GB storage space built-in. Storage space can be expanded on both smartphones up to 128GB and runs Android 8.0 Oreo with ZUI 3.7.
Pricing and Availability
The smartphone is available for sale on various online stores for about 50, 000 Naira for the 3GB model and a tad lesser for the other variant.
Lenovo K5 Play Specifications
|Release date||March 2018|
|Dimensions (mm)||153.75 x 72.60 x 7.85|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3000|
|Colours||Black, Blue, Gold|
|Screen size (inches)||5.70|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 430|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||128|
|Operating System||Android 8.0|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|