Lenovo Vibe X fuses beauty and brains
Lenovo recently unveiled the latest addition to its portfolio of smartphones: the Lenovo Vibe X, which, according to the firm, “combines an innovative yet sleek design and intelligent camera performance for a vibrant viewing experience.”
The IDC Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker sees a 7.3 percent year on year growth of the worldwide phone market in 2013, with worldwide smartphone shipments expected to surpass 1 billion units for the first time in a single year. The same report notes the Philippines as one of the fastest growing smartphone markets worldwide, with a market size equivalent to 2.6 million last year, and is expected to reach 3.6 million this year.
The thin and light Vibe X has a frame that measures just 6.9mm, just as thin as a pencil. It weighs at just 121 grams, and comes with a premium polycarbonate silver or white body and a laser-engraved 3D tactile finish. Its 5-inch IPS full HD display boasts of an ultra-sharp 440 pixels per inch (PPI) resolution; with ample protection from a scratch resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 3 screen beveled at the edges.
The device also features a 5 megapixel front camera with a wide-angle 84° lens. Its 13MP auto-focus rear camera comes with an LED flash and features a back-illuminated sensor for sharper images.
Running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system, the Vibe X is powered by a quad-core MTK 6589T 1.5GHz processor, matched with a 2000 mAh Li-polymer battery. It has 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of internal storage.
The Lenovo Vibe X smartphone is now on sale nationwide for P19, 999.