Lenovo had earlier teased a Pro version of the Vibe P1 smartphone earlier in August 2015. Since then the news about this Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo had stopped and it is only now that we get some official announcement about the device. This upgraded P1 smartphone has quietly been made official by Lenovo as the Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo. Interestingly, when we first got the information about this device, it was said to be carrying the name Lenovo Vibe P1 Pro but now the company has decided to go forward with a different name.
The Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo smartphone has presently seen a launch in Indonesia and it seems to feature a metal body. The smartphone also has a physical home button, which also works as a fingerprint scanner.
Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo Full Phone Specification and Features:
Moving on to the Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo specs and features, the smartphone has a 5.5 inch Full HD IPS display on the front that has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, the display is protected by Gorilla Glass 3 on top. The Vibe P1 Turbo smartphone is powered by a 64-bit octa core Snapdragon 615 processor, which is clocked at 1.5GHz. The processor is also supported by 3GB of RAM space and Adreno 405 GPU. The smartphone comes packed with 32GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to an extra 128GB using a microSD card.
Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo Camera Specification
The Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo Camera sections offers a 13MP sensor at the back as the primary camera, which is coupled with dual tone LED flash and has Phase Detect AutoFocus (PDAF). On the front, it has a 5MP secondary camera for selfies and video calls. The Lenovo Vibe P1 smartphone runs the Vibe UI laid on top of Android v5.1 Lollipop out of the box. The smartphone will probably be upgraded to Android Marshmallow in the coming months. The Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo smartphone is fuelled by a 5,000mAh battery claimed to offer Talktime of around 49 hours and standby upto 30 days. The smartphone can also power other devices via OTG. It also incorporates the 24W Turbo Charging feature.
Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo Price: $297 (Rs. 20,200)
The Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo handset supports dual SIM usage with dual standby and it offers connectivity features such as 4G LTE, 3G, NFC, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and MicroUSB 2.0 port. The handset will be available in the color variants of Gold, Silver, and Graphite Grey and it the Lenovo Vibe P1 Pro Price is set at IDR 39,99,000 in Indonesia, which approximately translates to $297 or Rs. 20,200. Lenovo has not yet announced anything about the availability of the smartphone in other markets.