Yesterday, the blog talked about Lenovo teasing their Vibe K5 line of devices, especially around the date July 27, 2016. Well, we’ve now reached that date and Lenovo is happy to finally release the Vibe K5 line. This line includes the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note, the Vibe K5 Plus, and the Vibe K5. The Note and Plus, in particular, will be capable of streaming VR experiences via headset.
An Android 5.1 Lollipop OS is packed in with every Vibe K5 model, while the Vibe K5 Note is the most powerful member of the family. It comes equipped with an 1.8 GHz octa core processor, 2 GB of RAM, a large 5.5-inch HD screen and a long-lasting 3,000 mAh battery. The Vibe K5 Plus and Vibe K5 are almost exactly similar, on the other hand. They differ in VR capabilities however, as the Vibe K5 Plus can stream VR media and games, while the Vibe K5 cannot.
As of this writing, Lenovo is currently holding their Lenovo Vibe K5 launch event, which will unveil the three devices to the media, and to the public. The pricing for the three devices are as follows:
- The Lenovo Vibe K5 Note will have a retail price of Php 11,999, and will come bundled with a VR headset, a TheaterMax controller, a Clear Case, and a Screen Protector.
- Meanwhile, the Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus will get a price point of Php 8,999, and its bundle will also contain a VR headset, a TheaterMax controller, a Clear Case, and a Screen Protector.
- The Lenovo Vibe K5 will be priced at Php 6,999, and each purchase comes with a free Screen Protector.
Starting today, these new models will be available at Lenovo concept stores and authorized Lenovo dealers nationwide. For specs, please check out this article.