Dual-SIM Lenovo P70 goes official powered by a hefty 4,000 mAh battery that will last up to three days
Lenovo has just introduced a new smartphone to its home-market of China. Called the Lenovo P70 the handset appears to be another mid-range offering with an astonishingly powerful battery being its main selling point. The mentioned battery is a massive 4,000 mAh unit, which according to the manufacturer is able to last up to three days on moderate usage. If you’re interested in this long-living handset, stay with us because we’re going to check its further details.
Lenovo P70 arrives with record-breaking battery capacity
Mentioned for the first time about a week before Christmas, the Lenovo P70 goes on sale equipped with a large 5-inch 720p IPS display and a 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6752 processor combined with 1GB RAM and 8GB of built-in storage that can be later expand via microSD cards.
Running Android 4.4 with Vibe UI installed on the top of it, the handset additionally offers its future users a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash supported by a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter. Speaking of the phone’s connectivity options, the P70 comes with dual-SIM functionality and 4G LTE Cat.4, which enables up to 150Mbps download and 50Mbps upload speeds.
Moving on the handset’s main claim to fame, the Lenovo P70’s 4,000 mAh battery provides us with record-breaking capacity parameters. The cell is said to deliver its user up to 34 days on stand-by mode, 29 days on 3G and 30.5 days on 4G. Additionally, the battery also guarantees 46 hours of talk time and a support for quick charge functionality thanks to which your phone can charge within just 15 minutes getting enough juice to power for example two hours of surfing the net or an hour of gaming or watching videos. The numbers sound quite respectable, don’t they?
Measuring 142 x 71.8 x 8.9 mm and weighting 149 gram, the new Lenovo’s slate is said to be available exclusively in “midnight blue” color option. As for its price and availability, the P70 is, at this point, a strictly Chinese offering with a price tag of 1.399 yuan for unlocked model, which translates to something $224. So far no official statement has been given on the slate’s international premiere. However finding the manufacturer’s several European websites mentioning a wider launch, we can expect the P70 to spread outside its home-market sooner than later.