Following the footstep of Xiomi, Lenovo has launched A7000 in India at a really attractive price point. The device will be exclusively available on Flipkart and the flash sale will go live on 15th April, 2015. It boasts 5.5 inch HD display, 1.5GHz octa-core processor and plethora of other features. ironically, Microsoft launched its flagship lumia series device, lumia 640 and 640 XL, with almost a similar feature today at a price of Rs. 11,999 and higher. Both devices flaunts to be using the latest Windows OS i.e Windows Phone 8.1 and is ready to be upgraded to Windows Phone 10 OS. Talking about Lenovo A7000 then the device will run on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. With the price of Rs. 8,999 Lenovo is expected to be the big chunk of Indian market. This will also give Xiomi, Gionee and other Chinese device a run for their money. Since the Lenovo is a popular and well known brand, it is expected that Indian market will give a warm welcome to the device.
Lenovo A7000 Features and Specification
Lenovo A7000 will be available at the price of Rs. 8,999 on Flipkart from 15th April. But does it pack enough punch to beat competitors? Let’s check some of the impressive features of Lenovo A7000 devices.
- 5.5 inch HD display (1280 x 720p)
- 1.5 GHz MediaTek Quad-core processor
- 2GB RAM
- Android 5.0 Lollipop OS
- 8 MP rear camera with auto focus and LED flash
- 5 MP front facing camera
- 8 GB internal storage with microSD card slot
- 2,900 mAh battery
- 4G LTE support
The benchmark indicates that Lenovo A7000 is the best smartphone in this price segment. Gionee has launched its flagship Elife S7 device with almost similar features and specification with full HD display at Rs. 24,999 couple of days back. It would be interesting to see how the announcement of Lenovo A7000 device could impact the sale of Gionee device. Will Gionee reduce the price of the device to be in the competition?
Lenovo A7000 is better in terms of Xiomi Redmi, Note and other devices in the segment. However, only time would tell how good the build quality of the device is. The lenovo A7000 comes with 4G LTE support which means that you can enjoy the fastest internet in India. Unfortunately, Airtel and Aircel are the only players offering 4G in the limited areas, so you won’t be able to enjoy this feature to the fullest. The device will be available in Onyx Black and Pearl White colors.
The device is expected to give huge competition to low-end smartphone manufacturer like Micromax, Xiaomi, Intex, Lava etc. Don’t forget to check Flipkart.com on 15th April.