Lenovo is prepping up to launch its upcoming Redmi Note 5 killer – the Lenovo S5. Xiaomi will be launching the Note 5 on March 15 while Lenovo’s upcoming mid-range phone will be unveiled on March 20. Today, an official teaser of the phone has been released on Weibo to reveal its best features
Last week, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun had claimed on Weibo that the upcoming Redmi Note 5 featuring Snapdragon 636 and 6 GB of RAM will deliver stellar performance. Lenovo Group VP Chang Cheng quickly responded to him by saying that the Lenovo S5 will offer better performance than the Note 5. A new teaser of the S5 released by Cheng today reveals some of its key features.
The below image confirms that the Lenovo S5 will be coming with a full metallic chassis. Since it will be sporting a full screen design, it will be fitted with an 18:9 aspect ratio display. It will be able to shoot impressive selfie shots.
The Lenovo S5 will be equipped with AI smart engine. Some of the other features of the Lenovo S5 that has been revealed through the official include facial recognition, secure payment, long battery life, and latest ZUI version.
It is speculated that the Lenovo K520 phone that was recently spotted on TENAA could be hitting the market as Lenovo S5. The TENAA listing had revealed that it has a 5.65-inch FHD+ display, 2 GHz octa-core processor, 4 GB / 6 GB RAM options, 32 GB / 64 GB storage variants, Android 8.0 Oreo and 3,000mAh battery. Here is an official image of the red colored variant of the phone.
Recent reports have revealed that the Lenovo is planning re-enter the smartphone market in China since its Moto lineup are not quite famous in the country. The forthcoming Lenovo phones are expected to come with ZUI.
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