Lenovo Vibe K5 and K5 Plus Announced: Specs, Features, Price, Release Date

Lenovo Mobiles has unveiled its latest budget Android smartphones dubbed as the “Lenovo Vibe K5” and “Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus” at the ongoing Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 event being held in Barcelona. The K5 Plus is the international variant of Lemon 3 that was introduced in China last month. Both the smartphones comes with 5-inch display, runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop, and has stereo speakers on the back with Dolby audio for enjoying the music at its best.

Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus

Check the following for Lenovo Vibe K5 and K5 Plus specs, features, price and availability details

Lenovo Vibe K5 Full Phone Specifications

Coming to display, it features 5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS display and has dual SIM (micro + micro) support. Under the hood, it has an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 64-bit processor clocking at the rate of 1.4GHz and has 2GB of RAM. There is 16GB of ROM with microSD slot and runs on Android 5.1 out-of-the-box. We have seen many OEM unveiling Android Marshmallow smartphones at the MWC 2016, but Lenovo has come with devices running on Lollipop 5.1. We expect Lenovo to update these devices to Android 6.0 Marshmallow at the earliest.

On the Cameras front, it sports a 13-megapixels primary camera with LED Flash and 1080p video recording and is accompanied with 5-megapixels front facing camera. The Vibe K5 includes all those standard connectivity options with 4G LTE on top and there is 2750mAh battery to provide juice to the handset.


  • Better Design
  • 4G LTE connectivity
  • 13MP rear camera with Full HD video recording


  • Full HD display could be better
  • No Fingerprint scanner

Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus Full Phone Specifications

Lenovo Lemon 3

As already said, the Vibe K5 Plus is the International variant of Lenovo Lemon 3 with 5-inch FHD (1920 x 1080 pixels) display, Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 CPU, Android 5.1 Lollipop OS and 2GB of RAM.

The Vibe K5 Plus also comes with dual SIM support, 16GB RAM (expandable with microSD up to 32GB), 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera, 4G LTE and a 2750mAh battery on the back.


  • Good display
  • Powerful Processor
  • Good battery capacity


  • No Fingerprint scanner

Price and Availability: The Lenovo Vibe K5 and Vibe V5 Plus comes in three different color version: Platinum Silver, Champagne Gold, and Graphite Gray and is priced at $129 (Rs. 8,860 approx.) and $149 (Rs. 10,240 approx.) respectively. It will be available to purchase starting from March 2016 across various global markets.