Lenovo Vibe K4 Note – Feel the vibe….


Since, the launch of Google Cardboard box that gives you a perfect theatre like experience to the user and then came in VR (Virtual Reality) which was bought in Oculus Rift. From that time onwards, a race begins with big tech companies to launch their own kit and become the forefront runners for the same. Lenovo seems to be having the last laugh with its new variant “Lenovo K4 Note Smartphone” that comes with a theatre max technology which offers you Virtual Giant Cinematic Experience.

Lenovo Vibe K4 Note detailed specifications
Release date January 2016
Form factor Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) 153.60 x 76.50 x 9.10
Weight (g) 158.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 3300
Removable battery No
SAR value NA
Screen size (inches) 5.50
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 1080×1920 pixels
Pixels per inch (PPI) 403
Processor 1.3GHz  octa-core
Processor make MediaTek MT6753
Internal storage 16GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 128
Rear camera 13-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 5-megapixel
Operating System Android 5.1
Skin Vibe UI
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.00
Infrared No
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
SIM Type Micro-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
SIM Type Micro-SIM
3G Yes
4G/ LTE Yes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40) Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No

So, what is theatre max exactly would be your question, right? Well, it is a widescreen cinematic experience that is powered by Lenovo’s VR technology that inbuilt into the K4 vibe note. Lenovo has partnered with ANTVR glasses that gives you a life-size experience on their super-size virtual screen. Be it a game or movie. VIBE K4 Note’s surround-sound audio system can get one totally immersed in a sensational new world. As, It is equipped with twin front-facing speakers with Dolby Atmos that delivers good sound, rich and immersive experience to the user. Elevated sound with greater details are to look out for. It will cut you from outside world and give an experience that of a theatre with crisp dialogues from the content that one’s carry in their phone. Its 5.5inch Full HD display offers rich in colour and sharp resolution. With a display that good, one can already sense that the screen, which is 13.97 cm long is being to give one theatre like experience. With in-plane switching (IPS) offering nearly 180° of wide-angle viewing is another good addition to the bundle.

K4 note comes with a 13 MP Autofocus rear camera and 5 MP front camera that will give you picture perfect snapshot all day long. Also, with inbuilt Vibe UI enhancements, one will always get pictures every time they edit the pictures or click them. Powered by a 3300mAH battery that goes all day long. Using this smartphone, won’t slow you down at all. Lenovo also supports high-speed 4G networks fastest data speed connectivity. The all new Lenovo smartphone comes with the latest version of Android 5.1 that is faster, smoother and a powerful performance and a fingerprint sensor that offers additional security to your phone. So that, you can sit back and relax. One may usually find NFC in sub 20K smartphone but, Lenovo is offering the feature in K4 Note for 12k.

Well, you may find many cons for this smartphone that are not so considerable. They can be ignored while buying it. Let’s look at them:

  • Lenovo has totally missed out on the new update which is the latest one, Android Marshmallow. Also, the firm hasn’t confirmed the same either.
  • New variant neither offers nor supports HDMI port nor MHL Out.
  • While, other companies are already offering turbocharging options for their smartphone. K4 note comes with none of it.
  • The inclusion of unnecessary apps is another drawback for this variant which consumes a lot of battery power.
  • While doing multitasking on the phone, this new variant tends to generate a lot of heat. More heat is generated while browsing the phone on 3G networks.