Lenovo Vibe K5 Note will be unveiled in India at 3 PM on August 1. The device will be exclusively available via Flipkart. However, the company has entered into a strategic partnership with Ola to enable its customers to experience the smartphone directly from the Ola app before purchasing the device through Flipkart.
To experience Lenovo Vibe K5 Note, you need to request an Ola Prime cab and the smartphone will be available for preview within 3 to 4 minutes. The offer is available for Lenovo fans across Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Pune and Chennai.
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How to experience Lenovo Vibe K5 Note via Ola
If you book an Ola Prime cab on August 1 and 2, you will be able to unlock a new category called “VR-RIDE” on August 3 from the Ola app. If you are unable to take advantage of the offer for the first two days, you can again unlock the new category in the Ola mobile app by booking the ride on August 3 and 4.
However, you will be able to actually unlock the category on August 5 and 6 to experience the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note. Ola has restricted the timings to request the special category from 11 AM to 6 PM.
Commenting on the partnership with Ola, Ajay Yadav, Vice President, Mobiles at Flipkart disclosed that the main aim of the company is to take customer experience to the next level. The customers will be able to preview the device by simply requesting an Ola Prime ride.
Yadav added that the K5 Note is a mix of Theatermax and Dolby Atmos. Hence, gadget enthusiasts will be able to experience the features of the new device though Ola.
The whole process works out in such a way that you will be able to experience the new Lenovo Vibe K5 Note and the bundled Lenovo AntVR headset before you proceed to buy the device from Flipkart. This is an excellent opportunity for customers who are hesitant to buy a smartphone exclusively available online.
Lenovo Vibe K5 Note Specifications
The official teaser revealed by Lenovo said that the device ships with 4GB RAM. Moreover, the formal invites delivered to the media had popcorns inside boxes that effectively showcased Lenovo’s TheatreMax technology. This suggests that the smartphone will be not only compatible with the sounding technology but also bundles with AntVR headset. Moreover, Lenovo has integrated several design enhancements in the new device.
On the specifications front, the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note will feature a 5.5-inch Full HD LTPS display, a 1.8GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor, Mali-T860 graphics, 4GB RAM paired with 16GB expandable internal storage. In China, the device is available in both 2GB and 3GB RAM variants.
Loaded with Android 5.1 Lollipop, the dualSIM 4G handset will sport a 13-megapixel camera on the rear with PDAF and dual-LED flash. The device also integrates an 8-megapixel front-facing snapper.
Expected to be available below Rs. 15,000, the Lenovo K5 Note will have a 3500mAh battery in both Gold and Silver color variants. Lenovo also released a teaser video which showcases the use of secure zone, which you normally visualize with two smartphones.
If you would like to experience Lenovo Vibe K5 Note, navigate to Ola app, book a ride and unlock the special ‘VR-RIDE’ category. You will be able to work with the device and the bundled AnVR headset before it reaches your hand from Flipkart.