With the coming of 2K16, it seems Lenovo too resolved itself to be the king of smartphones with its new series of phones, be it Vibe K4 Note or Vibe Shot. This time, they tried their luck with their new launch Lenovo Vibe X3, which has been the most awaited smartphone of the year.
Lenovo had announced its launch on November 2015 and since then the smartphone buyers have been waiting eagerly for this new smart-looking phone to come into the market. And finally, their curiosity ended when this high-quality, sleek and sexy phone entered the market at the beginning of the New Year lashing out all the sale stocks and leaving behind its other contenders.
Lenovo has always tried its hand in every kind of phones catering to the needs and demands of different people. Vibe S1 was very much loved by the new generation who wanted a beautifully crafted good-looking smartphone. It primarily focused on excellent appearance but still stood up to the performance level. Vibe Shot was mainly designed for the camera lovers.
The quality of pictures it delivered was admired by a majority of shutterbugs. And indeed, when it came to the budget segment, Lenovo ended up producing its most amazing Lenovo Vibe K4 Note for the mid range buyers. This time, too Lenovo gave goose bumps to everyone by its new Lenovo Vibe X3, which continues to be on top of the heap under the Lenovo flagship.
Lenovo Vibe X3 – Smart and Strong Contender Under Rs 20K
Now let us have a look at what this amazing Vibe X3 has in its store for us-
Design and Look: The has wrapped off the market with its amazing features and superb style and continues to swap away its competitors by providing all the attributes which might cost way more. The screen appears to be enormous, and the back has got a matte white finish which is resistant to fingerprints and smudges. The screen is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 which elegantly extends to cover the front camera and sensors.
It has got twin stereo speakers with narrow plastic strips above and below it. There is a 3.5mm audio socket on top and a standard Micro-USB port on the bottom that allows you to charge, sync and even use your phone as a power bank for other devices. At the back, there is a 21-megapixel camera and a fingerprint sensor along with an NFC radio located below it. It is 9.3mm thick at the center with slight sexy curves at the edges.
Touch and Display: Vibe X3 has a 5.5” screen with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen which provides you a palette of 16M colors. It has a protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and has a resolution of 1080×1920 which is a bit lower than the smartphones which other companies are providing as their flagship, but this can be considered following the reasonable price at which Lenovo is giving us the deal. The display color is of great quality with no saturation and hue shift. The company is even claiming that the screen can reproduce 100 percent NTSC color gamut.
Software: This phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor which makes us a bit unhappy as the top of the line processor currently is Snapdragon 810. It has a v5.1 (Lollipop) Android OS and offers six CPU cores and integrated Adreno 418 graphics. The storage capacity counts to be of 3GB RAM along with 32 or 64 GB internal. You would be very glad to know that Lenovo has cleaned up its Vibe UI, which is pretty the same as stock Android with its dedicated app drawer and has also preinstalled a lot of apps ranging from its own SHAREit, SYNCit, and a lot more. There is a Peel Smart Remote, which ties in with the IR emitter and gives you information regarding the local TV channels.
Camera: When it comes to the camera, Vibe X3 is all set to give you the best of the quality picture that you could ever ask for. This phone has a 21-megapixel rear camera that gives you a feel no less than that of a DSLR and a kickoff 8-megapixel front-facing camera for lovely selfies. The rear camera has an aperture of f/2.0 with phase detection autofocus and dual-LED flash. The company even promises to provide you 2160p@30fps video capacity that allows you to record 4K video. This phone claims to have multiple features for the photographers.
Battery life: Vibe X3’s non-removable Li-Po 3500mAh battery is sealed inside the phones aluminum unibody. It provides a standby of up to 618 hours of a 3G network communication and a talk time of 31 hours under the same. Its battery life is just impeccable as it can last a whole day with an enormous usage of 4K video recording, a bit of gaming, lots of internet work, etc.
Phone accessories: This phone comes in a sleek oblong box where you can find a USB cable and a headset, a regular charger and an adhesive screen protector along with a clear plastic case. Since this phone features Dolby Atmos Sound Technology whose logo can be found at the back of this phone, so if you wish to enjoy its sound quality you can do so by buying a pair of AntVR headset whose present market price is Rs.1299. So in this regard, you can be set a little back by the cost.
Variants and Price: Vibe X3 has three variants two of which are pretty similar to each other in almost every way. The third one called the ‘Youth variant’ or ‘Vibe X3 Lite’ is having a 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage and 13MP primary camera with 5MP of secondary while other features are just as same as that of other two.
The price of Lenovo Vibe X3 is presently on and above Rs.19,999, and that of Vibe X3 Lite is reported to be Rs. 9,999. So guys! Just hurry up to grab this opportunity because it is a real fab deal.
This new launch of Lenovo is indeed expected to have a long run as it stands out to all of its expectations. The specifications, all-round features, appearance, style and most importantly the price that it contains has indeed set a benchmark. This phone is found to be a perfect balance between cost and performance. Its current competitors in the market are Motorola Moto X Play and One Plus X. Where the other two are providing a storage capacity of 16GB, here Lenovo is offering 32GB at its price. RAM is of 2GB in Moto X play, and the front camera that of 5MP though both of them are having the same rear camera strength. Vibe X3 has left One Plus X miles behind in the race for the rear camera where One Plus X is providing just a 13MP of the primary camera at the same price. Looking back to all the features and an established name of Lenovo in Indian Market VibeX3 would be a good decision at quite an affordable price.