Lenovo PHAB 2 Plus
Lenovo PHAB 2 Plus

Last week Lenovo announced two new devices, the Lenovo PHAB 2 Plus  and PHAB 2 at its official Tech World event in San Francisco. Successor to the last year’s PHAB and PHAB Plus, the new devices have very similar features.

The phablets, Lenovo PHAB 2 Plus and PHAB 2 will be priced $199 (roughly Rs. 13,275) and $299 (roughly Rs. 19,950) respectively. The company introduced these phablets in Champagne Gold and Gunmetal Grey color variants, and will be available globally starting from September 2016.

The Lenovo PHAB 2 Plus flaunts a 6.4-inch 2.5D Curved Glass display with Full HD resolution and powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT8783 processor clocked at 1.3 GHz coupled with the Mali-T720 GPU. It comes equipped with a Dual 13MP rear camera setup with Futjitsu Milbeaut ISPs, 1.34μm pixel, Laser Auto Focus, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and LED Flash.

It also includes an 8MP front camera with 1.4 μm pixel and f/2.2 aperture. The phablet has a bunch of impressive features such as Augmented-Realityspecial effects, background swap, extreme manual settings and refocus. You will also get a fingerprint sensor on the rear.

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On the other hand, the Lenovo PHAB packs in a 6.4-inch 720p HD display and runs on quad-core 1.3GHz MediaTek MT8735 processor along with Mali-T720 GPU. It got a single 13MP rear camera with PDAF, LED Flash and a 5MP front snapper with 85-degree wide-angle lens.

Lenovo PHAB 2

Other than these things, both the phablets share same specifications such as 3GB RAM, 32GB storage, microSD slot, Hybrid Dual SIM, 4050mAh battery, 4G LTE support, WiFi (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.

The devices run Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) OS with Lenovo’s own Vibe UI and have a unibody metal design. The company also added Triple Array Mic with Active Noise-Cancellation and Dolby Atmos with 5.1 Dolby Audio Capture for a better sound quality.