Lenovo Vibe B Launched In India For Rs 5,799: But It’s Still a Little Expensive

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Lenovo Vibe B, another budget smartphone from the Chinese Manufacturer has been quietly launched in India at a price of Rs 5,799. The budgeted handset reportedly comes with 4G connectivity and will be available via offline mode.

It’s been quite some time since we saw any major launched from Lenovo as the company was focusing on competing with the likes of Xiaomi and Huawei in the upper segment. Lenovo Vibe B holds a special spot for the smartphone manufacturer as this is the same segment from where the brand established itself in the competition.

Lenovo Vibe B launch came as a surprise to us because when the smartphone was first spotted in August last year, it was touted to be a game changer for those trying an update from the feature phone category. However, no promotion strategies have been opted for this great device.

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Lenovo Vibe B Specifications

  • 4.5 inch (480 x 840) FWVGA IPS screen
  • 1 GHz 64-bit Quad-core MediaTek MTK6735m processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • Mali T720 GPU
  • 5 Megapixel rear camera with LED Flash (fixed focus)
  • 2 Megapixel front camera
  • 2,000 mAh battery (11.3 hours of talk time on 4G network)
  • 8GB Internal storage, expandable up to 32GB
  • Android 6 Marshmallow with Vibe UI on the top

Other features include, 4G LTE, 3G, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS/AGPS, Wi-Fi Direct, GLONASS, FM Radio, WLAN, Bluetooth 3.0, 3.5mm headphone jack, USB OTG, and Micro-USB.

Lenovo Vibe B measures 132.5x66x9.9mm and weighs 144 grams, also, the smartphone is available in Matte Black and Matte White colour options.

Verdict

Considering the price tag, Lenovo Vibe B has all the specification, a smartphone at this range should have but a camera with fixed focus and a MediaTek processor are keeping Vibe B from becoming the ultimate buy.

However, at Rs 5,799, if you want a little of both performance and multimedia experience, from a reliable budget smartphone, Lenovo Vibe B is still one of best buys.

Note: If you have a pocket to Rs 6,999, Redmi 3S is the smartphone for you.