The Vibe Z will be available later this month in India. The smartphone made its international debut last month during the Consumer Electronics Show with a February availability announced for various countries like Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and the Philippines.
The Lenovo Vibe Z is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) 4G LTE smartphone that runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean out-of-the box. It features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1920×1080) IPS wide angle viewing touchscreen display. The Vibe Z is powered by a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, the same processor found on flagship devices such as Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Sony Xperia Z1. The Vibe Z comes with 2GB of RAM and Adreno 330 GPU.
It sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture and dual-LED flash. The Vibe Z also includes a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. On the storage front it has 16GB of built-in storage with no added slot for microSD expansion.
The Lenovo Vibe Z measures 149.1 x 77 x 7.9 mm and is powered by a non-removable Li-Po 3000mAh battery which can deliver up to 278 hours of standby time.
Earlier in December, Lenovo also launched the Vibe X smartphone for the Indian market at Rs. 25,999. The Vibe X sports a 5-inch 20/ 20 vision full-HD display that has a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels and a pixel density of 440ppi, sitting under a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 screen bevelled at the edges.
The phone is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core MediaTek (MTK 6589T) processor, has 2GB of RAM, and offers 16GB of built-in storage. It runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.