Lenovo announces new line of VIBE Band accessories, selfie flash and P90 smartphone
Lenovo announced at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show the Lenovo P90, the first smartphone powered by the newest 64-bit Intel Ato processor and Intel XMM 7260 LTE-Advanced modem. One of the other hits at the event was the Lenovo VIBE Band VB10 wearable accessory, featuring an E Ink display and industry-leading battery life.
Along with the new Intel Atom Z3560 processor with Intel’s 5-mode XMM 7262 modem, the P90 will also feature a 4000mAh battery, a 5.5-inch FHD display (400ppi) and an advanced 13MP rear camera with state-of-the-art stacking sensor and optical image stabilization. On the front you will find a 5MP front camera equipped with beautification features and gesture controls. The P90 will be offered in Pearl White, Onyx Black and Lava Red.
The Lenovo VIBE X2 Pro limited edition smartphone will offer a 5.3-inch FHD display, feature a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon Octa-Core processor, and will run on the VIBE 2.0 user interface. That UI allows users to personalized their lock screens, have an Instant On camera, transparent icons and more. The smartphone also utilizes dual 13 megapixel auto-focus cameras (front and rear) with LED flash, gesture controls and beautification features, which combines with the new VIBE Xtension™ Selfie Flash to capture flawless selfies.
“The Lenovo P90 smartphone is an impressive addition to the growing portfolio of Intel-powered smartphones,” said Hermann Eul, Intel’s vice president of Mobile Communications. “As one of the first smartphones powered by Intel’s latest processor coupled with the LTE-Advanced XMM 7260 modem, people will enjoy exceptional speed and 64-bit performance that will provide users with a great mobile experience. We are proud to continue our work with Lenovo on this major milestone.”
The Lenovo VIBE Xtension Selfie Flash is the must-have accessory to capture every moment, no matter the lighting conditions. The pocket-sized flash plugs into the audio jack, giving the user a quick way to create ideal lighting and shutter sync to deliver brilliant, natural-looking pictures outside, inside and everywhere in between. The Selfie Flash works by using 8 diffused LEDs to supplement available light for natural color tones, even in low light condition. The rechargeable flash provides up to 100 selfies in a single charge to snap and share pictures day and night, while the 100% shutter sync times seamlessly to capture picture-perfect selfies.
The Lenovo VIBE Band VB10 wearable accessory is designed to let users live their lives more connected and with less worry. Equipped with features like E Ink display, up to seven-day battery life with the display and Bluetooth always turned on, fitness functions, phone notifications and waterproofing, the VIBE Band helps users stay fit, connected and in the know anywhere they go. The E Ink display means no glare and a clear display – even in sunlight.
Users can receive instant notifications – calls, SMS, Facebook, Twitter, WeChat and more – with space for up to 150 characters on the crisp display, while fitness functions & tracking monitor fitness levels and activity to help users stay focused on their health goals. The Lenovo VIBE Band VB10 works with any Android or iOS mobile device and is competitively priced at $89.
“As lifestyles and everyday habits become more and more mobile, consumers today are looking to devices that deliver both performance and long lasting battery life in sleek, stylish designs,” said Shao Tao, vice president, Mobile Business Unit, Lenovo. “These are some of the driving forces behind our new range of mobile devices that offer blazing fast processing speeds, innovative new features and extended battery life to enhance the mobile experience of the most demanding users.”
The Lenovo P90 will be available beginning in February, 2015.
The Lenovo VIBE X2 Pro will be available beginning in April, 2015.
The Lenovo VIBE Xtension™ Selfie Flash will be available for use with the VIBE X2 Pro.
The Lenovo VIBE Band VB10 will be available beginning in April, 2015.