Kickstarting CES with a bash Lenovo has unveiled a toned down version of its highly popular and successful smartphone Lenovo Vibe S1 that goes by the name of Vibe S1 Lite and carries a price tag of $199 ( INR 13,250 approx).

Lenvo_678x452

Lenovo Vibe S1 Lite is a mid-range smartphone and comes with notable specifications. It comes flaunting with a 5 inch Full HD  (1920 x 1080 pixels) display and is backed by a powerful 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor coupled with 2 GB of LPDDR3 RAM.

 [stbpro id=”grey”]Must Read: Lenovo Vibe S1 FAQ, Pros, Cons, Queries & Answers[/stbpro]

Vibe S1 Lite comes with 16 GB of internal storage and supports expandable storage up to  128 GB via microSD card which is quite relevant to the price range. Lenovo Vibe S1 Lite comes equipped with 13 MP rear camera with Phase Detection Auto Focus and dual LED flash along with an 8 MP front facing camera with Sony lens and an LED flash.

Vibe S1 Lite is a 4G LTE enabled smartphone and comes with all the usual connectivity options like 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. A 2700 mAh battery under the hood is providing power to the smartphone. It will be available in White and Blue colors and will be available for purchase sometime in the first quarter.

At the moment, no pricing information and availability details of this smartphone in India is still unknown but we can expect details to emerge soon. However, the pricing in the USA is $199, which roughly translates to INR 13000.

The older Lenovo Vibe S1 was powered by a higher clock speed processor, clocked at 1.7GHz, and featured 3GB of RAM on board. Now, let us see how the phone stacks up to the great shoes that it has to fill in.

Key SpecsLenovo Vibe S1 Lite
Display5.0 inches
Screen ResolutionFull HD (1920 x 1080)
Operating SystemAndroid Lollipop 5.1
Processor 1.3 GHz Octa-Core
ChipsetMeditek MT6753
Memory2 GB RAM
Inbuilt Storage 16 GB
Storage UpgradeYes, upto 32 GB via microSD
Primary Camera13 MP
Video recording1080p@30fps
Secondary Camera8 MP
Battery 2700 mAh
Fingerprint SensorNo
NFCNo
4G readyYes
SIM card typeDual SIM (Nano)
WaterproofNo
Price INR 13,250 Approx.