Lenovo Announces First Intel Clover Trail+ Smartphone


Lenovo's 5.5-inch K900 smartphone is the first phone to integrate Intel's first dual-core Atom chip for handsets, as well as boasting the latter's Clover Trail+ platform.

Running on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, the K900 sports a 1080p IPS capacitive touch display that features Gorilla Glass 2. The resolution equals a pixel density of more than 400ppi (pixels per-inch).

Powered by Intel's Atom Z2580 2GHz dual-core processor and 2 GB of RAM, the K900 boasts a 13-megapixel camera that will feature a Sony Exmor BSI sensor, accompanied by a front-facing 2-megapixel camera. It'll be available with 16 GB of internal storage.

The K900 doesn't support 4G, but is compatible with GSM and 3G UMTS networks. It's scheduled for a launch in China during April, followed by India, Russia, Indonesia, Vietnam and the Philippines. A global launch should follow soon after. Pricing details, meanwhile, has yet to be detailed.

Stay tuned for our hands-on with this device.

 

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  • wemakeourfuture
    Unless this is significantly cheaper than a Galaxy or an iPhone it'll flop.
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  • enewmen
    Finally an Intel CPU in a phone.
    Can this run FULL (x86) Windows 8? It has 2 gigs RAM and 16gigs storage. - Let me assume the 16 gigs can be upgraded somehow.
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  • siman0
    wtf no 4g
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