At the IFA 2015 held in Berlin, Lenovo unveiled two new phablets called Lenovo Phab and Phab Plus. The Phab Plus comes with better specification than the Phab and is also priced on the higher side. While in the month of October, the company brought only the Phab Plus to the Indian market priced at Rs. 20,990. Almost after six months after launching the Phab Plus, now the company launched the Lenovo Phab in the Indian market.
It comes with the same 6.98-inch IPS display but is limited to just HD (1280 x 720 pixels) resolution. The phablet is powered by 64-bit Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz coupled with Adreno 306 GPU and 2GB of RAM. It has 16GB of built-in storage that can be expanded via MicroSD card slot. In the camera department, there is a 13MP rear camera with LED flash. The Phab Plus like rubberish strip holding the camera and LED flash is missing on the Phab.
On the front is a 5MP sensor that can capture decent selfies. The Lenovo Phab supports dual SIM dual standby using the hybrid SIM slot where the second SIM can be replaced with a MicroSD card slot. It also supports Dolby Atmos Surround Sound, which makes the audio experience on this phablet even better. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with the customized Vibe UI overlaid. The phablet is backed by a 4,250mAh battery that can last more than a day of usage.
Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. There are three built-in microphones along with a noise cancellation voice processor for better hands-free calling. It measures 186 x 97 x 8.9 mm and weighs 250 grams. The 6.98-inch Lenovo Phab is priced at Rs. 11,999 and will be available only in ebony black color. It will be exclusively sold through Flipkart starting from April 21st.