Lenovo K5 Play is an affordable 4G enabled Android smartphone with Face ID, 5.7-inch HD+ 18:9 Display fingerprint sensor 3GB RAM+ 32GB ROM, 13MP+2MP dual Rear camera + 8MP Front Camera and 3000 mAh battery capacity.

The new K5 play smartphone provides all the basic features you need in a smartphone from great look and design to outstanding features and performance and to be sure we are going to have a brief review on Lenovo K5 Play Android smartphone.

Lenovo K5 Play specs, review, and price in Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana

Specs Overview

Lenovo K5 Play comes in a perfect size 5.7 inches display with 18:9 ratio bezel-less display which gives a wider view, combined with 153.8 x 72.6 x 7.9 mm dimensions and 1440*720 HD+ resolution which delivers true-to-life images

You should expect good performance and stability as it comes with powerful Snapdragon MSM8937 Octa-core processor optimized for better speed and overall performance while giving you the privilege to Enjoy latest Android 8.0 Oreo operating system that offers you new updated user interface and refreshed features + unlimited access to Android app and games from Google lay store.

I previously wrote about LENOVO A6020 K5 PLUS with 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM but the new Lenovo K5 Play seems to be better as it offers you 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM upgradable up to 128GB via microSD card, Lenovo also made it hard for you to complain as they powered the K5 play with strong 3000 mAh battery which keeps you connected always.

With a 13MP+2MP dual rear camera, the main 13MP supporting AF technology, which could focus quickly and take stunning pictures, and 2MP is affiliated with background blur effect. 8MP of the front camera with optimized beauty algorithm allows you to take a natural selfie in a special way.

0.09s Fingerprint Touch and Face ID: only takes 0.09s to unlock your smartphone, combined with face ID function, that quickly allows you to enter your phone while protecting your personal data fast and safe.

Lenovo K5 Play Key Features

Model NameLenovo K5 Play
Screen Size5.7-Inch  IPS HD+ 18:9 ratio capacitive touchscreen display
OSAndroid 8.0
ProcessorOcta-core 1.4 GHz
Camera Resolution13MP + 2MP dual Rear, 8MP front camera
Battery3000 mAh battery capacity
SIMHybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price and Availability

Lenovo K5 Play is currently available and selling at the rate of ₦38,000 – ₦43,000, you can see offers on Jumia the biggest African online shopping mall.

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Full Specifications

Dimension153.8 x 72.6 x 7.8 mm
Weight 149g
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
SensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Type5.7 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display
Screen Resolution720 × 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio
OSAndroid 8.0 (Oreo)
CPUOcta-core 1.4 GHz
GPUAdreno 505
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430
Internal Storage16/32GB
Card SlotmicroSD, up to 128 GB
Primary13 MP + 2 MP Dual Rear Camera
Secondary (Dual)8 MP Selfie camera
Capacity3000 mAh
TypeLi-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
OTG SupportYes
Fast Charging
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Network4G/3G/2G (GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE)
USBMicroUSB 2.0
Speaker & Audio Jack3.5mm
NavigationsYes, with A-GPS, GPS, GLONASS
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
ColorsBlack, Gray, Blue