Lenovo has announced its first camera-phone in the form of Vibe Shot at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona. The smartphone packs 16MP shooter on the back, which comes with six-piece modular lens, IR autofocus like Samsung’s new Galaxy S6, tricolour flash as well as optical image stabilisation.
The company has also included a dedicated physical camera button in Vibe Shot along with Smart preset settings and advanced Pro settings, which can be switch with the flick of a switch.
“Our first camera smartphone, the VIBE Shot, delivers a highly natural and intuitive photography experience without compromising on key smartphone performance,” said Shao Tao, vice president, Mobile Business Group, Lenovo.
Other specifications of the phone include 5-inch full HD display, 1.7GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, Android 5.0 and 2900 mAh battery. In addition, the smartphone packs 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, 4G LTE, 8MP front shooter, microSD card slot and dual-SIM support.
Pricing and availability
According to Lenovo, Vibe Shot will go on sale beginning June 2015 in select countries for starting $349.