Leading mobile handset maker Lenovo has launched its Lenovo S580 smartphone in India. This smartphone is powered by 1.2 GHz Quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and runs on Android 4.3 Jellybean operating system. It features a 5 inch HD display with 1280 x 720 resolution and entails 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal storage (expandable up to 32 GB with a MicroSD card). It sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera with auto-focus camera and 2 mega pixel front facing camera, which clicks superior quality pictures. It packs a 2150 mAh lithium polymer battery which claims to deliver 9 hours of talk time and 18.5 days of standby. This smartphone includes 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0 as connectivity options.
Specifications of Lenovo S580 Smartphone
- Processor: 1.2 GHz Quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon
- Operating System: Android 4.3 Jellybean
- Display: 5 inch HD IPS (1280 x 720 resolution)
- RAM: 1 GB
- ROM: 8 GB (Expandable up to 32 GB with a MicroSD card)
- Rear Camera: 8 mega pixel
- Front Camera: 2 mega pixel
- Battery: 2150 mAh
- Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0
- Sensors: Gravitation, Light, Proximity and Vibration Sensor
- Dimensions: 139.8 mm x 69.9 mm x 8.1 mm
- Weight: 129 grams
- Colours: Silver, Black and Gold
It comes equipped with built-in apps like-
SHAREit app– This app lets the user share music and other files through wireless
SECUREit app– It protects the phone from viruses and speeds up the work.
SYNCit app– It allows the user to take back up of the contacts, call logs and SMS and restore
them when needed.
It will compete with likes of Xiaomi Redmi 1s and Spice Stellar MI 520n smartphones.
Xiaomi Redmi 1s smartphone is powered by 1.6 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor. It runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system. It comes with a 4.70 inch display and entails a 1GB RAM. It sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera and 1.6 mega pixel front facing camera with a 2000 mAh battery.
Spice Stellar MI 520n is powered by 1.3 GHz Quad Core Processor and runs on Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. It comes with a 5 inch HD IPS display. It is equipped with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB ROM(expandable up to 32 GB through a microSD card). It sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera with BSI Sensor and HD video recording and 2 mega pixel front camera and it packs a 2000 mAh battery.
Price and availability
Despite its latest features, this smartphone will face fierce competition in Indian smartphone market from other smartphones available with similar features at much cheaper prices. It is available through Snapdeal in Silver, Black and Gold colour options at a price tag of Rs. 8,999/-.
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