Lenovo Phab 2 announced today at the Tech World 2016 along with Phab 2 Plus and Phab 2 Pro high variants of the phone. Priced at $199 or Rs. 13,300 approximately Phab 2 features a 6.4 inch HD display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution and comes out of the box running Android 6.0 Marshmallow based Vibe UI. It is missing the Fingerprint sensor which is available in the other two variants. But there’s Hybrid Dual SIM slots where you can use micro sims as well as use MicroSD card in the second slot for memory expansion.
Lenovo has powered Phab 2 with 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8735 processor accompanied by 3GB of RAM and Mali-T720 GPU making the phone pretty good in multitasking and performance on such large display. It comes with 32GB onboard storage memory which can be further expanded up to 128GB using microSD card. As per camera, we get a 13 Megapixel shooter at rear facing with LED Flash and PDAF, while at the front facing it has a 5 Megapixel Selfie shooter with 85-degree wide-angle lens.
The new Lenovo Phab 2 is a 4G LTE enabled smartphone also supporting 3G, WiFi 802.11 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It is backed up with 4050mAh battery that can offer you battery backup of up to 2 days in mixed usage.
Lenovo PHAB 2 Specifications:
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with Vibe UI
- Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + micro / microSD) support
- 6.4 inch HD display
- 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8735 processor
- 3GB of RAM
- Mali-T720 GPU
- 32GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 128GB using microSD card
- 13 Megapixel rear camera with LED Flash and PDAF
- 5 Megapixel front facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens
- 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS
- 4050mAh battery
To make the best out of your Lenovo Phab 2, you must download its Official PC Suite application and latest USB driver which can be downloaded from this page for free and takes just one click. Using this PC Suite you can manage the entire phone from PC screen itself. From sending or receiving SMS to editing notes and calendar of your phone, every thing is clicks away on your computer. PC suite also keeps the phone updated with latest firmware and security patches offering your optimized performance and best security always. You can even Backup the complete phone with all installed apps, SD data, files, folders, etc on computer in a single file. Anytime you can use this file to Restore back the device without loosing even a single file. PC suite even lets you share mobile internet to PCs instantly in just one click over USB by making the phone act as modem.
There are so many more essential stuffs you can do with this small tool, for example, it lets you backup or Sync important information from phone such as contacts, notes, emails, calendar, bookmarks, appointments, etc with PC or programs like MS office Outlook, All you can also sync all these data with major clouds including Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, and more making the data not only safe but also accessible anytime from anywhere. There are so many more features it has to offer. USB Driver on other hand is must because without drivers you wont be able to connect the phone with PC at all. Drivers are also required if you want to Root or install Custom ROMs on your Lenov smartphones.