According to recent reports at Lenovo Forums, the Chinese smartphone giant just announced that they started rolling out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update with their Vibe P1.
|Lenovo Vibe P1 Android 6.0 Marshmallow update|
"We expect Marshmallow to be rolling out for the Vibe P1, P1A42, over the next few days," the post said.
The Vibe P1 is one of their more interesting smartphone in the midrange segment due to its solid build, decent specs for the price, fingerprint sensor, LTE connectivity and it's HUGE 5,000 mAh of battery capacity.
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
Those reports came from India, but given Lenovo's commitment to their devices, let's expect our local P1 handsets here in the Philippines get this interesting update soon. Overall, we think that those updates will give a much needed boost to improve the overall performance of this phone.