The Lenovo k4 note Smartphone was launched in January 2016. The USP of the phone is its 4G support, which again is a little farfetched from the company’s point of vision as 4G is still in its nascent stage of development and NFC-enabled on the phone. You may find many Smartphones that have similar specs like the Lenovo K4 note that too with half its price, but the performance and quality that Lenovo offers with this phone is noteworthy. It has all the specifications required to fulfill the user demand having all trendy and cool features in a high-end phone.
The phone comes with 5.5 inches IPS Capacitive Touchscreen with 16 M colours with a body dimension of 153.6X76.5X9.2 mm and weighs around 158gm.The phone comes with a dual SIM facility for Micro-SIM. The dual standby touch screen with 1080X1920 pixels resolution and a multi-touch feature. The screen brightness and contrast are perfectly stabilized and come with different themes and colours. The screen is guarded and protected by the Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Although you can’t expect the sharpness to be the same as on the full HD screen, the display of this phone will not disappoint you. There will be no problems about colour reproduction and viewing angles of the phone. The design of the phone has been peculiarly kept traditional with not much craftiness and rugged, the phone is slightly curved at the corners with a steel metal body at the rear of the phone. The design of the phone is somewhat like the Google Nexus 5, so overall the phone has an average and durable design and display.
The Lenovo k4 Note runs on Android OS version 5.1.1(lollipop) which is further upgradable up to v6.0(Marshmallow) with a uniquely designed MediaTek MT6753 chipset and Octa-Core 1.3Ghz Cortex A53 with Mali-T720MP3 GPU in the phone which lets the swift processing of the phone. Videos and games load instantly and work fine, though we did observe some stutter when playing heavy games, we did not see any stutter when playing heavy encoded videos. The processing of the phone is normal as compared to the other phones. Although it further optimizes hardware and software performance, thus enabling its users to have an ultimate Android experience. The performance is fairly average and can be used in a very sophisticated manner by the users. The Lenovo K4 Note comes with 3GB RAM, which can be further expanded up to 256 GB via a dedicated slot and facilitates the swift processing of the device with no interruptions.
The primary camera comes with 13 megapixels autofocus camera with LED flashes with Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection, HDR, Panorama features in the camera settings with makes it even trendier in the Android phones. The videos recorded are a little blurred although the camera has been provided with 13 megapixels; the camera quality is not that nice.The videos are although recorded at 1080p@30fps but are a little out of focus. The secondary camera comes with 5 Mega Pixels and gives amazing selfies. Talking about the rear camera, it struggles to focus on objects. On top of the slow focus, the images captured, even in broad daylight, lack consistency. Barrel distortion was observed in some of the images snapped by the camera. Overall, the rear camera has room for improvements. The front camera, on the other hand, captures some pretty decent selfies. The audio quality of the Smartphone when tested with our headphone was nice, but the same can’t be said for the speakers. The loudspeakers seem to crackle at full volume, and the sound gets tinny, too. The Lenovo k4 note comes with WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth version 4.0, GPS, FM Radio and microUSB version 2.0.the phone is packed with all the features and sensors.
The Lenovo K4 Note comes with Non-removable Li- Po Ion 3300 mAh which gives up to265h stand by for 3G and up to 23h talk time for 2G /up to 22h for 3G and gives an amazing battery backup. The battery is impressive as you can use the phone for a complete day with heavy usage without having to worry about charging it, while the standby mode of the battery will work for near about two days. By using the various power saving profiles present in the software, you can extend the battery life considerably. The phone has an amazing battery backup and lets you run and travels without a power-bank usage at any time on the go.
The Lenovo k4 Note comes with all the latest features in the Android world; you may find phones with better specs than this, but the phone provides an excellent processor, huge battery life topped with a nice secondary camera making it eligible for catching your attention. The phone offers an amazing battery life, and so this phone can become your perfect travel mate. If we talk about the negative aspects of the phone, then the first thing to note is the phone’s common design. The phone looks average in appearance, and much could have been done with its design. The second point to note is the average camera performance, although the secondary camera is fairly nice. The phone is perfect in all the way and has managed to gain attention in the market and has come into the race in the Android world. The phone provides lots of features including the sensors like the accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensors embedded in the phone. The messaging section of the phone has been kept as the SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email with an HTML5 Browser and no java facility, providing 100GB cloud storage; it also features the Active noise cancellation with the dedicated mic.