At CES earlier this year, Lenovo launched the entry-level LTE-capable A6000. At MWC, the Chinese company has launched a mid-range smartphone in the same series called A7000. Also Read - Lenovo Legion gaming laptops with updated Intel 11th Gen H series processors launched
Lenovo touts the A7000 as a smartphone “built for entertainment on a budget.” While the specs won’t set any benchmarking tests on fire, the talking point is the Dolby Atmos sound technology, which should ensure a richer sound experience. Also Read - Lenovo Yoga Slim 7i Carbon Review: Stylish, Slim, Super Performer
As for specifications, the A7000 flaunts a 5.5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) IPS display, and is powered by a 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6752m octa-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM. Also included is 8GB internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card. Also Read - Worldwide PC shipments up 32% in Q1, Lenovo leads: Gartner
The smartphone also features a 2,900mAh battery, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, LTE support, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android Lollipop out-of-the-box.
As for availability, the Lenovo A7000 will go on sale in select markets later this month with a price tag of $169 (Rs 10,450 approximately).