The Lenovo Vibe Shot is a camera-centric smartphone that was first showcased at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015. In March, the handset was released in China and now it is available for the U.S. customers through Amazon.
Amazon has listed the black colored variant of the Lenovo Vibe Shot with a price tag of $380 unlocked. The listing with Amazon shows that it is offering the handset with a discount of $59.99 and with free shipping.
According to Phone Arena, the Vibe Shot edition sold by the retailer does not support the U.S. LTE connectivity bands. Hence, buyers will be able to connect to 3G networks through carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile.
The metal exterior of the handset delivers a premium appearance. It is a camera-centric handset that is powered by a customized version of Android 5.0 Lollipop.
The handset is 7.3 mm thick and measures 142 x 70 mm. It houses a 5 inches IPS LCD display that supports full HD resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It offers a pixel density of 441 ppi and a screen-to-body ratio of 69.3 percent. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 lens.
The device features a Snapdragon 615 chipset that is equipped with an octa-core processor and Adreno 405 graphics. The chipset is accompanied by 3G of RAM.
The internal storage available with the Vibe Shot is 32 GB. On its external storage, users can add up to 128GB of microSD card.
The salient feature of the Vibe Shot is its 16 MP rear camera and tricolor LED flash. It also supports Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) while shooting photos and videos. The front-facing camera of 8MP supports 1080 pixels video shooting.
The Lenovo Vibe Shot comes with various connectivity features such as Wi-Fi, 3G, LTE, a GPS, Bluetooth and more. It comes in color options such as crimson, pearl white and graphite gray. It is packed with a huge nonremovable battery of 2,900 mAh capacity.