Another one novelty of Lenovo is an Android 5.1 smartphone A3690 with 5″ multitouch IPS screen with HD 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, 4G LTE, satellite navigation GPS+A-GPS, 8 MP main camera and Bluetooth 4.0 for 100 USD. It also has : 4-cores 64-bits processor MediaTek MT6735, working on 1 GHz frequency, graphical chip Mali-T720, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of on-board memory with flash cards slot with 32 GB max capacity ( larger ones almost for sure work too ) and 2 Micro SIM cards slots. It has gravity, proximity and lighting sensors; it can work in 2G ( GSM 900, 1800 and 1900 ), 3G ( WCDMA 850, 900, 1900 and 2100 ) and 4G LTE ( 1800, 2100 and 2600 ) networks.
In Lenovo A3690 two good for smartphones cameras are placed : 8 MP main one with flash and lens with f/2.2 aperture and auto-focusing and 2 MP frontal one. On external panels of device there are : 1/8″ mini jack headsets and headphones output, Micro USB 2.0 port for connection to computer and battery charging, microphone and speaker, as well as power and volume control buttons. It supports wireless connections Wi-Fi ( 802.11a/b/g/n ) and Bluetooth 4.0 for remote communications with other devices and data transfers and does not support NFC connections. Battery charge is 2300 mAh – this is a low value for smartphones; device’s sizes are 141 ( height ) x 71 ( width ) x 8.8 ( depth ) mm and mass is 140 g.
Package contains : Lenovo A3690 smartphone itself, USB cable, recharger, warranty card and user’s guide. From one side : smartphone is good, with 4G LTE, large IPS screen, satellite navigation GPS+A-GPS, good cameras and modern wireless connections standards and optimal price for such functions. From the other : it has quite weak battery and there’ll be need to recharge it often. So, everybody decide on their own, whether its advantages overcome this one weakness; if there is need in more capacitive battery, then there is ability to look on close Windows or Android smartphones with not very different price.