Battery life is always one of the factors that play a role in how well a smartphone is received when it is launched. If the battery life does not look up to par, then chances are, consumers will lose interest in it quickly. This is why when Lenovo’s latest smartphone, the Lenovo P1 was being rumored upon prior to its unveiling, it was gaining quite the attention. This was largely due to the rumors detailing what seemed to be a whopping 5,000 mAh battery, one which is effectively larger than any of the major flagship devices that are currently available.
Well, once Lenovo did unveil the Vibe P1 at the start of IFA two week ago, in doing so, they also confirmed the rumors as true and the device does come boasting a 5,000 mAh battery. At the time, few details were provided on the availability of the Lenovo P1 although it does seem that more details are becoming known as Amazon has now placed the Vibe P1 up for pre-order. For those interested, the Vibe P1 is listed for $359.99 and is due to begin shopping between Oct 8 and 27th.
In terms of the specs, the Lenovo Vibe P1 comes boasting a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with a 1920 x 1080 resolution. Inside, the Lenovo Vibe P1 is equipped with 2GB RAM and powered by a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor (clocking at 1.5 GHz). In terms of storage, the Vibe P1 is equipped with 32GB internal storage as standard and the device does come with the option to expand on the storage thanks to the inclusion of a microSD card slot (up to 128GB). Moving to the camera side of things and the Vibe P1 comes equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera which is coupled with a 5-megapixel front facing camera. Additional features on offer, include Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC and 4G LTE support, Not forgetting, the Vibe P1 comes running on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) out of the box. Of course the biggest spec on offer with the Vibe P1, literally, is the already mentioned 5,000 mAh battery. To pre-order the Lenovo Vibe P1, hit the link below.