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Lenovo's 4G Phone A6000 Launched At Rs 6999

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Lenovo on Friday (16 January) introduced its phone for the masses: the Lenovo A6000. The phone is priced at Rs 6,999 and comes with 4G connectivity. Such an aggressive pricing is sure to start an aggressive battle in the Indian mobile market. 
 
The Lenovo A6000 supports both LTE bands in India FDD 1800MHz (Band 3) and TDD 2300MHz (Band 40). At the heart of the device is Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor with 64-bit, quad-core CPU each running at 1.2GHz. The phone boasts of a 5 inch HD display and a battery of 2300 mAh. Another premium feature of the phone is the Dolby digital certified dual speakers making it a perfect multimedia companion on the go. The A6000 is running Android KitKat 4.4.4 out of the box. 
 
"Lenovo as a leader in smart connected devices is committed to staying ahead of the curve ", said Sudhin Mathur, Director, Smartphones, Lenovo India. "The A6000 is the perfect choice for the youth/millennials who want a trendy phone loaded with future proof features and yet not being heavy on the pocket", he added.
 
"We are happy to partner with Lenovo again for the launch of A6000. The response has been very good to their last 2 phones we partnered on-Vibe Z2 Pro and Vibe X2. With the A6000 we are again providing a leading edge device at a great price", said Amitesh Jha, Vice President, Retail, Flipkart.
 
Like Xiaomi, Lenovo too is aiming to make its mark through the flash sale model. The registrations will start on Flipkart at 6 PM on Thursday (16 January). The total number of units which will be offered to the users has not been disclosed by the company.
 
It is now a three way battle amongst Lenovo, Xiaomi and Micromax Yu. It will be interesting to see how the consumers respond to these new generation handsets.