Lenovo has launched its newest line of S-series smartphones, fresh from being unveiled at the recently held Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014.
According to Michael Ngan, country general manager of Lenovo Philippines, “smartphones have already become fully integrated into the daily lives of Filipinos. We are making premium gadgets like the Lenovo S650 and S930 series available to more people so they can experience the best that high technology can offer without leaving a hole in their pockets.”
Designed for multimedia mavens, both models in the S Series (S650 and S930) can give its users the ultimate multimedia experience with its high definition audio, and enhanced movie and gaming capabilities. Powered by 1.3GHz Quad Core processor, these smartphones can keep up with the high-intensity media needs of gamer or a movie addict. For better hand usage, both products have also been equipped with gesture and motion-based enhancements.
The Lenovo S650 is a well-rounded Dual-SIM smartphone that is just 8.7mm thin. It runs on the new MediaTek 1.3GHz Quad Core processor, and is equipped with Android 4.2 Jellybean OS with 1G RAM to support high-level gaming and multimedia. The S650 is a compact device perfect for the budget-conscious. It features a 4.7 inches capacitive screen with IPS wide angle viewing and audio enhanced experience that is great for games and other fun applications like watching movies. . It offers an 8 Megapixel rear-facing auto-focused camera with LED and flash perfect for taking clear photos as well as a 0.3 Megapixel front-facing, fixed-focus camera for making video calls.
The design of the S650 makes it look even more attractive with its silver, laser-etched fabric-feel with a comfortable grip. Its micro-SD card slot (for external storage) may significantly be expanded up to 32 G. Its battery life can likewise support up to eight hours of talk time (3G).
The S930 is a super-sized smartphone that offers maximum viewing enjoyment with its six-inch (1280 x 720) high-definition capacitive screen. Powered by the new MediaTek 1.3GHz Quad Core processor at 1G RAM, this device, can run graphic intensive games and HD movies smoothly. Like in a tablet, users can enjoy more screen space combined with an immersive audio quality. The S930 also sports two front-facing speakers and the Dolby Digital Plus for perfect sound that takes entertainment value up a notch. It also features directional sensors to support 3D game play. The rear cover is made up of Polycarbonate with fabric-feel texture and metal trim.
The S930 works as a fully functional Dual-SIM smartphone with 8 Megapixel rear-facing camera with auto-focus and LED flash as well as 1.6 Megapixel of fixed-focus, front-facing camera. Internally, it has 8 G of memory and this may still be expanded with up to 32 G of external memory via micro-SD slot. Its 3000 mAh (Li-polymer) battery can last up to 10 hours of talk time (3G).
The S-series smartphones are now available at Lenovo Mobile Exclusive Stores in Metro Manila, Gaisano Mall in Davao and Ayala Center in Cebu as well as at all authorized dealers of Open Communications, Lenovo’s exclusive smartphone distributor in the Philippines. The Lenovo S650 is being sold at P9,999 while the Lenovo S930 is being sold at P14,999.