Lenovo Vibe X Smartphone Fuses Beauty and Brains
Written By Pinoy Tekkie on Miyerkules, Disyembre 18, 2013 | 10:48 PM
Lenovo announces the latest addition to its portfolio of smartphones: the Lenovo Vibe X, which combines an innovative yet sleek design and intelligent camera performance to offer a vibrant viewing experience.
Michael Ngan, Country General Manager of Lenovo Philippines, said, “With its powerful dual cameras and stunningly durable and stylish design, the new Lenovo Vibe X is another testament to the company’s commitment to innovation and desire to become the leader in the PC Plus era. We are bullish on the growth prospects of the smartphone market in the Philippines and the launch of the Lenovo Vibe X is a reflection of our belief in the potential and importance of the Philippine market to Lenovo.”
According to IDC Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker, the worldwide mobile phone market is forecasted to grow at 7.3% year on year in 2013, with worldwide smartphone shipments expected to surpass 1 billion units for the first time in a single year. The same report also noted that the Philippines is one of the fastest growing smartphone markets worldwide with a market size that hit 2.6M last year and which is expected to reach 3.6M this year. Right now, Lenovo ranks as the third mobile search and buys in the Philippine market, added by Mr. Ngan.
The Lenovo Vibe X smartphone is remarkably thin and unbelievably light. Its slim, featherweight frame measures 6.9mm, just as thin as a pencil. It weighs much less than other smartphones at just 121 grams (0.26 lbs), about the weight of five AA batteries.
It also comes with a premium polycarbonate silver or white body and a laser-engraved 3D tactile finish. Its five-inch 20/20 Vision display1 boasts of a 1920x1080 full HD resolution, an IPS panel for wide-viewing angles and ultra-sharp 440 pixels per inch (PPI). The 20/20 Vision Display sits under a scratch resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 3 screen beveled at the edges.
The Lenovo Vibe X packs two advanced cameras that allow users to capture great-looking photos and videos. The front camera offers a higher resolution capacity of five megapixels (MP), and features a wide-angle 84° lens. Its 13MP auto-focus rear camera, on the other hand, comes with an LED flash and features a back-illuminated sensor that’s perfect for capturing sharper images.. It is also equipped with a software editor to help users enhance the facial features of the subject. Users can also use pinch-to-zoom gestures to easily adjust their shots.
Destined to exceed expectations The Lenovo Vibe X has been engineered with the latest Android™ 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system that runs on a Quad-Core MTK 6589T 1.5GHz processor to drive optimum performance. Users can enjoy the latest games, apps and videos as it is embedded with a 2000 mAh Li-polymer battery, which charges with twice the energy capacity of a typical cellphone. With 2GB of RAM memory and 16GB of internal storage, users can download and install dozens of apps, listen to hundreds of music tracks and snap thousands of digital photos. Lenovo Smart Apps for secure sharing and saving The Lenovo Vibe X comes preloaded with customized applications for convenient sharing of photos, videos, and documents, malicious software protection and data restoration.
Pricing and Availability The Lenovo Vibe X smartphone is now available in the Philippines at Php19, 999. Customers can purchase them through the authorized dealers of Open Communications, Lenovo’s exclusive smartphone distributor in the Philippines. For the latest Lenovo smartphones news, subscribe to Lenovo RSS feeds or follow Lenovo Mobile on Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/LenovoMobilePH) and Facebook (www.facebook.com/lenovomobileph).