Lenovo has announced that its first LTE smartphone, the Lenovo Vibe Z, will be available in the UAE at the end of February across all major retailers; the device will retail at AED 1999 ($544).
The Vibe Z smartphone is equipped with gesture controls, photo enhancement software and other premium technologies, and is Lenovo’s first smartphone that makes use of 4G/LTE capabilities, offering true mobile freedom with super-fast data download at up to 150 Mbit/s1 and upload at up to 50 Mbit/s. The Vibe Z also comes with 802.11ac WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0.
“The Lenovo Vibe smartphones are designed to cater to intuitive and trendy users who demand stylish, fast and sleek smartphones to stay connected, share picture perfect photos and enjoy multimedia videos and gaming on full HD screens,” said Oliver Ebel, Lenovo MEA Vice President.
Ebel added: “With the expansion of our Smartphone portfolio, Lenovo continues to diversify its business and build a strong foundation for the future in the PC Plus era. According to IDC Q3FY13, Lenovo, in a short period, has become the world’s third largest smartphone supplier, rapidly expanding shipments 78 percent year-over-year. This is a testament to Lenovo’s rapid ongoing transformation into a PC Plus company.”