The Lenovo Vibe P1 has a 5.5-inch Full HD screen, a Snapdragon 615 processor with ability to connect to 4G or LTE high-speed Internet networks. The smartphone has a high performing 5000 mAh battery and a fingerprint reader on the Home button and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. This article provides an overview of all the features and specifications of the device as well as a Lenovo Vibe P1 review.
The Lenovo Vibe P1 comes with the standard screen size being distributed in these times. So it has a display of 5.5 inches capable of displaying images at a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That is, with Full HD quality and a pixel density of 400 pixels per inch to provide clear, crisp, vivid images. The display uses IPS screen technology that offers good viewing angles, and it is covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 to prevent breakage and scratches when struck/dropped.
The body of the Lenovo Vibe P1 uses premium materials. It has an aluminum body that offers lightness and strength, along with a pleasant feeling. All this with an ergonomic design. The back cover is curved and narrow at the edges.
Of course, the device maintains a minimalist style, the only detail being the top of the back, which can be removed to insert SIM cards (it is a dual-SIM phone). The smartphone measures 152.9 x 75.6 x 9.9 mm (6.02 x 2.98 x 0.39 in) with a weight of 189 grams. The smartphone is available in platinum and graphite gray.
Regarding the photographic section, Lenovo sticks to the standard for mid-range smartphones, maintaining quality standards with its primary sensor of 13 megapixels. A lens with the ability to capture images and videos in Full HD. Also it comes with auto-focus and a dual LED flash that allows for clear pictures in low visibility conditions.Lenovo Vibe P1
It also has a front camera for selfies and video calls. In this case it incorporates a 5-megapixel sensor. Again, enough to get more than acceptable photographs, although no visual fanfare like the HTC Desire Eye or Wiko Fever both of which supports front flash. The different shooting modes are available: pan, beauty face, etc.
As for the multimedia section, the Lenovo Vibe P1 ups the game with its Smart PA technology which is used to enhance the sound coming out of the device. This allows for a more powerful bass and a fuller sound. The device reproduces all major sound, video and image files.
The Lenovo Vibe P1 is considered a midrange device and it fulfills many standards in different ways, even without the most advanced components. Something that can be seen inside the housing, wherein lies the Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor. A octa-core processor capable of running at a speed of 1.5 GHz.
In addition, there is an Adreno 405 graphics chip to handle games, photo applications and videos. Enough to enjoy any content, at maximum performance. Also accompanying these specifications is 2GB of RAM to give fluidity to the overall operation of the device, and allows for good multitasking between applications that are still running in the background.Lenovo Vibe P1
In terms of storage capacity, this smartphone comes with 32 GB of memory to store documents, photos, music and other content. A space that is reduced by the operating system and pre-installed applications, although it is always possible to extend it through Micro SD slot, with support for up to 128 GB.
Regarding the operating system, Lenovo has equipped its Vibe P1 with the latest version released of Google's OS. Thus, it comes as standard with Android 5.1 Lollipop. Of course, users who purchase this device will not be met with pure Android, but with a layer of customization called the Lenovo Vibe UI ( Not to worry you can learn How to Disable Lenovo Vibe UI). You can also customize the interface with Lenovo Vibe UI themes.
Connectivity is one of the highlights of the Lenovo Vibe P1. It is ready to be linked to virtually any device or make payments safely. This is possible, first, thanks to its processor, which supports connections LTE & 4G high speed Internet. and of course,WiFi networks.
It also highlights NFC connectivity, which enables you to link and connect to other devices by being close to them (provided they also have NFC). In addition, you can connect to headphones, speakers or with its smart watches via Bluetooth 4.1. Not to mention it has GPS and the usual set of smartphone sensors.
Yes, there is also a fingerprint reader. One feature that Lenovo did not want to miss out on that is subtly included in the Home button. This allows for secure payments and ensures that only the user can access the device. Furthermore, the Lenovo Vibe P1 is Dual SIM. So, you can use two different phone numbers. However, this requires Nano SIM cards.
OH MY! The battery on this thing is off the charts! The Lenovo Vibe P1 has a non-removable battery of 5,000 mAh. This capacity, according to data from Lenovo, keeps the phone on in standby mode up to 30 days connected to 4G networks, and up to 45 hours of talk time on the same network.
This battery performance is sure to attract many smartphone users. The device also incorporates technology that allows up to 3 hours of usage on only 5 minutes of charging. ImagesSourced Via| Lenovo Vibe P1 GSM Arena
In short, it is a very functional device, thanks to its display of 5.5 inches with Full HD resolution and its extraordinary 5000 mAh battery. All this with an elegant design and metallic body.
The Lenovo Vibe P1 hit stores in October 2015.
The Lenovo Vibe P1 price is 300 euros.
Here is the complete set of Lenovo Vibe P1 specifications review:
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2015, October|
|BODY||Dimensions||152.9 x 75.6 x 9.9 mm (6.02 x 2.98 x 0.39 in)|
|Weight||189 g (6.67 oz)|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|- Fingerprint sensor|
|DISPLAY||Type||IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.5 inches (~72.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 128 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|Internal||32 GB, 2 GB RAM|
|CAMERA||Primary||13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama|
|SOUND||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|- Fast battery charging|
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP4/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery|
|Stand-by||Up to 648 h (2G) / Up to 600 h (3G)|
|Talk time||Up to 49 h (2G) / Up to 44 h (3G)|
|MISC||Colors||Platinum, Graphite Grey|