The Lenovo K3 Note is set to go on its first flash sale via Flipkart on Wednesday. Registrations for the first sale end at midnight Tuesday.
Lenovo India said on Monday it had received over 470,000 registrations for the first sale of the K3 Note, set to kick off at 3pm IST Wednesday. NDTV Gadgets reached out for updated numbers, and were told on Tuesday the company had passed the half a million registrations mark.
Launched in India in late-June, the Lenovo K3 Note was first unveiled for China in March. Priced at Rs. 9,999, it supports both LTE bands in India (FDD-LTE 1800MHz Band 3, and TDD-LTE 2300MHz Band 40). The smartphone runs Android 5.0 Lollipop that’s skinned with the Vibe UI. It features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with a pixel density of 401ppi.
The dual-SIM smartphone is powered by a 64-bit 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6752 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM.
The K3 Note packs a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual-LED flash and a 5-megapixel front facing camera. Inbuilt storage on the handset is 16GB, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G (TD-LTE/ LTE), Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth, and Micro-USB. The K3 Note measures 152.6×76.2×7.99mm and weighs 150 grams.
The large-screen Lenovo K3 Note packs a 3000mAh battery, which is slightly bumped up from the Lenovo A7000’s 2900mAh battery. It is rated to deliver up to 39 hours of talk time on 2G and 16 hours on 3G, apart from 11 days of standby time.