Lenovo has gone for the kill and it has pulled the carpet under the feet of all its rivals. The much-awaited K3 Note has been launched today and it brings the 1080p resolution to sub-10K price. Just when we thought 720p would be the standard in the price segment, Lenovo has upped the ante. The K3 Note is priced at Rs 9,999, and will go on sale via Flipkart on July 8. Registrations for the first sale kicks off today at 2:00PM.
The K3 Note boasts a 5.5-inch display but the icing on the cake is the full HD (1920×1080 pixels) it brings, making it the most affordable smartphone in India with 1080p resolution. And it also supports both the LTE bands available in India and being a dual-SIM phone, it also supports 4G in both the SIM.
Powering it is a 1.7GHz MediaTek MT6752 octa-core 64-bit processor paired with 2GB of RAM. A 16GB internal storage, can be expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card. The camera side, the K3 Note features a 13-megapixel snapper at the back with LED flash, while up front there is a 5-megapixel camera. Please refer the video for the sample shots we captured with the phone.
The smartphone also features a Dolby Atmos sound technology that Lenovo first introduced in A7000, 3,000mAh battery and it runs on Android Lollipop out-of-the-box with Vibe UI layered on top of it.
The K3 note is 7.9mm in thickness and weighs 150 grams and is available in Black, White and Yellow with the first two colors available to start with.