Just over a month after taking the wraps off the A7000 at MWC, Lenovo launched the smartphone in India last week. The LTE-capable handset is priced at Rs 8,999, and after the successful first flash sale, the company is all set to conduct the second one today on Flipkart. The sale will begin at 2.00PM, registrations for which are now shut. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins for Plus members: Check top 5 deals on smartphonesAlso Read - iPhone SE 2020 with Rs 10,901 discount during Flipkart Big Saving Days sale: Check the deal
It is imperative to have registered in order to participate in the sale. The company has not yet announced the number of units it will make available, or the amount of registrations it has received for today s sale. Flipkart recommends all the registered users to be online an hour prior to the sale, to up their chances to grab the device. The first flash sale was over in 4 seconds flat. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale dates, top mobile deals announced: Check details here
Besides its LTE capabilities, one of the talking points of the A7000 is its support for Dolby Atmos sound technology. This should ensure a richer sound experience, and Lenovo describes the A7000 as a smartphone built for entertainment on a budget.
As far as specifications are concerned, the A7000 flaunts a 5.5-inch HD (1280 720 pixels) IPS display with a pixel density of 267ppi. Under the hood is a 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6752m octa-core processor paired with Mali-T760MP2 GPU and 2GB of RAM. On the storage front, it offers 8GB internal memory, which can be further expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card.
In the photography department, there is an 8-megapixel autofocus snapper at the back with LED flash, supplemented with a 5-megapixel selfie camera up front. The smartphone also includes a 2,900mAh battery, which the company claims is good enough for up to 16 hours of talktime and up to 264 hours on standby mode.
Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and on the software front, it runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop wrapped under Vibe UI.