Lenovo, a Chinese multinational computer technology company based in Beijing has proven themselves a top contender in the bid for the tech war. Staking its claim to fame with appreciative specifications at a low-cost price, these affordable smartphones have been reviewed and are proving to be serious competition for more well known brands like Samsung. In August 2013, the brand released their latest budget smartphone with dual-SIM capacity and a large, 5.5-inch display.The Lenovo A850 is a portable device that combines mobile phone capabilities to those of tablet pc. The most interesting feature is the ability to install all applications in the Play Store. Compatible with both GSM and WCDMA 3G UMTS HSDPA, it works with any operator. The dual-SIM dual-Standby allows you to have different SIM cards active at the same time and allows you to receive and quickly choose which one to use when starting a new call.
This handset differs not only for the software features (operating system, themes, applications), but especially for the hardware features such as the display. The capacitive touchscreen has the ability to use the pads of your fingers to move objects, crop and zoom photos and internet pages and play games, allowing the use of 5 to 10 fingers at the same time. Additionally, the 5.5-inch IPS LCD screen features a 540x960 resolution, or 200 pixels per inch. However, while that is admittedly not so impressive, the wide visual angle screen coupled with vivid color reproduction forgives its negative qualities. Weighing 184 grams, and measuring 153.5 x 79.3 x 95.mm, it has a large display but is still portable enough to fit in your palm. Updated to the operating system of Android version 4.2 Jelly Bean, the system is characterized by an interactive experience that goes to simplify the Android system in all its parts, as well as introduce a new visual interface, intuitive and easy to use. The Android 4.2 allows you to install Widgets directly on your smartphone making them available in every moment. With a quad-core processor that speeds along at 1.3GHz, and 1GB of RAM with 4GB of internal storage, the overall effect is seamless multitasking and reduced lags.
Decorated in a black case, the specs are the only impressive thing about the phone. Featuring a 5 megapixel back camera that produces vibrant 2592x1944 pixels along with autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging and touch focus, it also has a secondary front camera. There are multiple shooting modes such as facial beautifying, panorama, and shutter. Equipped with dual-SIM that supports both GSM+WCDMA dual-card standby, and it works with any operator. The 5.5-inch screen makes it quite obvious that its ideal for multimedia lovers, whether its video playing or game playing. Also allocated is a 2250 mAh battery, whose endurance has proved to be a favorite.
The Lenovo A850 is already available in Malaysia and has made a name for itself in the budget range of mobile handsets. In comparison to some of the competition, this device makes a name for itself with its user interface, dual-SIM standby, and massive 5.5-inch screen that brings color to life. PricePanda is dedicated to ensuring you get the best deal available, so browse through our pricelist and buy the cheapest online today!