Attached on the recent press release by Lenovo regarding the #81HOURCHALLENGE of Kobe Bryant is a pleasant surprise. They just revealed that the metal clad Lenovo Vibe P1 with extra large battery capacity rated at 5,000 mAh is coming to the Philippines.
In case you missed our previous report about this phone, the Lenovo Vibe P1 features a 5.5 inch screen with Full HD resolution and the toughest Gorilla Glass 4 at 401 ppi. That can give you sharp images and a great viewing experience. It's also using the ever efficient and powerful 1.5 GHz Snapdragon 615 octa core processor, 13 MP rear camera, LTE connectivity, fingerprint sensor for added security and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop w/ Vibe UI on top. Lenovo is also claiming that the 5,000 mAh battery capacity of this phone can make your device last up to 81 hours.
Lenovo Vibe P1 Specs
Display: 5.5 Inch FHD IPS 1920 x 1080 resolution w/ Gorilla Glass 3 protection at 401 ppi
CPU: 1.5 GHz 64 Bit Snapdragon 615 processor
GPU: Adreno 405
RAM: 2 GB
ROM: 16 GB expandable via micro SD card up to 128 GB
Back Camera: 13 MP w/ dual LED flash and phase detection auto focus
Selfie Camera: 5 MP
Battery: 5,000 mAh fast charging
OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop w/ Vibe UI and guaranteed Marshmallow update
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, FDD-LTE, NFC, GPS, A-GPS, Dual SIM, OTG
Others: Fingerprint Sensor, splash resistant, Colors: platinum and graphite grey
Dimensions: 152.9 x 75.6 x 4.6 ~ 9.9 mm
Weight: 187 g
Price: 13,999 Pesos
Now the question here is the price, yesterday it was launched in India for RS 15999 which is equivalent to 11,500 Pesos only. Now if Lenovo Philippines can price it like that, then we have a solid contender here.