Lenovo A6600 Plus is topped to be the best budget phone. In fact it is the most affordable smart phone you can get. Does this budget smart phone giving good performance let’s see.
Lenovo A6600 Plus has a very regular design. On the bottom comes the three capacitive buttons which I hope to be backlit. And you can handle it with one hand very easily. The phone is very slightly curvy. The body is made of plastic and looks glossy. It is a 5 inch display made of IPS panels.
The volume and power buttons are located on the right side. Coming to the overview the 3.5mm audio jack and the USB port are located at the top. The bezels are medium sized. The speaker grill, front facing camera with LED flash and the sensor are present on the top of the display. At the back you can see an 8 MP camera and the LED flash. The dimensions of the device are 141 x 71 x 8.8 mm. The weight of the device is 142 grams.
The stereo speakers are placed at the rear side towards bottom. It is designed to be so light in weight. It is designed in Black and White colors. The device is surrounded by a metal panel. But the casing comes in plastic.
Lenovo A6600 Plus comes with a 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen. Comes in multi capacitive touch screen. It consists of resolution 720 x 1280 pixels. It has a pixel density of ~294ppi. Displaying around 16m colors.
The colors coming out of the display are very well saturated. The viewing angles are very good. The panel provided is pretty bright. Supports up to 5 finger multi touch. The screen to body ratio of the device is 68.8%.
Lenovo A6600 Plus works on OS v4.4.2 Kitkat on box and upgradable to v5.1 Lollipop. It is packed with Quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor. The chipset is Mediatek MT6735P and GPU is Mali-T720MP2. Consisting of 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory. Expandable memory up to 32GB. Having primary camera of 8MP with auto focus,
LED flash and recording video. Provided with Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection features. The front camera is 2MP. Loud speakers are given. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. Accelerometer sensor is provided. HTML browser for internet browsing.
It has 2300 mAh li-po removable battery. Supplemented by a 400 hrs (3G) standby time and 6hrs of talktime. Sim one supports 4G and 3g and the sim 2 supports only 2G.
The device is a stock android device. The device is still running the android 4.4 which is quite old which is a little bit disappointing. This is a low end kind of phone. It has very rich and vibrant display and viewing angles are ok. It comes with 2gigs of RAM. Heavy multi-tasking is also not quite suitable for this device.
The colors are coming out very well saturated. Out of 16 GB internal storage you get around 11.3 GB free which is very ample comparing to the price point. The device runs on Lenovo custom UI. You can also create folder for apps. We get some Lenovo specific apps such as security, sync it. It is also preloaded with some junk games which you may like. I tried to connect the USB OTG pen drive which didn’t.
The video play back quality is good. With its size the resolution is appropriate. The stereo speakers give excellent audio quality. The ear phone audio quality is also very good. Coming to the performance of the primary camera does the job. The shutter speed is ok. The overall performance of the device is ok for the price range and there is nothing special it is just a basic smart phone.
Lenovo A6600 Plus is the upgraded version of the A6600 and available at an affordable price range. The performance of the device is very good and camera quality is ok. It is available at a price range of Rs 7500/-