[Update: The company has just confirmed that there will 20,000 units for sale today (6 May)]
Chinese consumer electronics major Lenovo is set for the fourth edition of the A7000 flash sale in India on 6 May.
The company's online shopping partner Flipkart will host the Lenovo A7000 flash sale on Wednesday at 2pm. However, there is no word on how units will be made available during upcoming sale. We will update with more details as it develops.
It is mandatory for prospective buyers to get registered to become eligible to participate in the flash sale. Registration window for the 6 May flash sale will be open till midnight (5 May) at 11:59pm on Flipkart.
To increase your chances of getting the hands on the Lenovo A7000, users are advised to log in to respective Flipkart account preferably two hours before the flash sale and keep refreshing the page at regular intervals. Also make sure to keep credit/debit card details near the desktop and once you get phone to your cart, finish the transaction within 15-20 minutes or else the device will be taken-off the cart and passed on to next eligible buyer.
For the uninitiated, Lenovo A7000 sports a 5.5-inch HD IPS screen and runs on the Android 5.0 Lollipop OS backed 2GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt memory and 2,900mAh battery, which can run the phone for close to 12 days under standby mode.
Another key aspect of Lenovo A7000 is that it houses 64-bit class Mediatek Octa-core SoC (System on Chip). One of the advantages of having a 64-bit processor is that the phone's performance and RAM management will be more optimised, so that the resources are efficiently used among the apps. Moreover, the use of 8-cores makes the phone work efficiently and flawlessly, which results in less lag while performing multi-tasking like opening numerous app at single time or while playing high-intensity games.
[Read more: Five Salient Features of Lenovo A7000]
Other noteworthy features include Dolby Atmos audio system, 8mp camera on the rear-side, 5mp snapper on the front and 4G-LTE connectivity support (150 mbps download/50 mbps upload speed).
Key Specifications of Lenovo A7000:
|Display||5.5-inch HD (1280x720p) IPS screen with 178 -degree viewing angle|
|OS||Android 5.0 Lollipop with VIBE UI|
|Processor||64-bit 1.5GHz MediaTek (MT6752m) Tru8core CPU|
|GPU||ARM Mali-760 MP2|
|Storage capacity||8GB, expandable up to 32GB|
|Network||4G LTE; FDD Band 1, 3, 7, 20; TDD Band 40|
|Add-ons||Dual-SIM (type: micro), Dolby Atmos audio system, Bluetooth v4.0,|
|Dimensions||152.6 x 76.2 x 7.99 mm|
|Colours||Onyx Black and Pearl White|