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Lenovo P2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 315 reviews of Lenovo P2. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and price. The performance and screen also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the portability and camera.

battery, screen, performance, price, design

camera, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Lenovo P2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Florian Wimmer (notebookcheck.net)

Lenovo P2 Smartphone Review

 

P as in "potent battery". Lenovo launches a powerful mid-range handset called P2 on the market. The highlight is supposed to be its gigantic battery that is hidden in a relatively compact casing. The battery life is, in fact, top notch but what about...

superb speaker ; low temperatures ; solid metal casing ; very long battery life ; low power consumption ; many options of use ; good software ; decent performance ; viewing angle and color accurate screen ; dual-SIM, USB-OTG and NFC ; decent camera...

slightly inaccurate gaps ; software sometimes translated poorly ; distorted microphone ; poor low-light photos ; comparatively dark screen

We already mentioned that the battery life of Lenovo's P2 is fantastic in the introduction. However, we were really surprised that Lenovo has created such an overall complete handset. An elegant and solid casing, decent performance rates, relatively...

Mar, 2017

Expert review by: Victor H. (phonearena.com)

Lenovo P2 Review

 

If you are in store for a big phone with a great battery life and a very affordable price, the Lenovo P2 will inevitably show up as an option.

Stupendous battery life (up to 3 days) ; Very affordable price ; Impressively loud speaker ; Decent performance ; Tons of customization options

Horrifying, outdated Lenovo interface ; Old software (6.0 Marshmallow) ; Useless, non-customizable special key on the side ; microUSB instead of USB-C

At the end of the day, the Lenovo P2 is a big phone with a big battery and a small price.

Mar, 2017

Expert review by: Camila Rinaldi (androidpit.com)

Hands-on Lenovo P2 review: the battery beast

 

This past week, Lenovo introduced some of its new smartphones at IFA 2016 , the Berlin tech conference. After a positive surprise with the Moto Z Play, this weekend it was the Lenovo P2's turn to leave a great impression on me. The reason for this is...

Lenovo has been showing itself as a company concerned with creating a better experience for Android smartphone users. This should be a result of the acquisition of Motorola, a company that has always been ahead in the evolution of the mobile device...

Sep, 2016

Techradar Recommended 2017

Expert review by: James Peckham (techradar.com)

Lenovo P2 review

 

Is three day battery life truly possible?

Phenomenal battery life ; Attractive metal build ; Gorgeous display for the money

Heavy and quite large ; Limited camera ; Annoying battery saver switch

The Lenovo P2 offers incredible battery life and still manages to tick off all the other aspects you'd want from a fantastic budget phone. If you're looking for a phone that lasts over two days, the Lenovo P2 is for you.

Jul, 2017

Expert review by: Mike Lowe (pocket-lint.com)

Lenovo P2 preview: Boasting a 5,100mAh battery in a 5.5-inch design

 

Welcome to the big battery club. This is the Lenovo P2, which boasts a 5,100mAh battery in a 5.5-inch screen device. And it's really not as chunky a phone as you might expect, which goes to show just how advanced battery tech has become.

Sep, 2016

Expert Reviews Best Buy

Expert review by: Nathan Spendelow (expertreviews.co.uk)

Lenovo P2 review: The best smartphone battery life, period

 

With a monstrous battery life, the Lenovo P2 will keep on going long after others have keeled over

The best smartphone battery life ; Brilliant display, on a budget ; Speedy performance

Camera could be better

There is competition. You can buy the Moto G4 for £40 less, and in return get a rear camera that’s a better performer in low light, while the Honor 6X is arguably sexier, for around £25 more. Yet still we come back to the P2’s amazing battery life and...

Jul, 2017

Recommended by TR

Expert review by: Michael Passingham (trustedreviews.com)

Lenovo P2

 

The P2 is Lenovo's biggest phone launch to date in the UK that doesn't feature the Moto branding.

Feb, 2017

TechAdvisor Recommended

Expert review by: Dominic Preston (techadvisor.co.uk)

Lenovo P2 review

 

The Lenovo P2 boasts a three-day battery life and build quality well beyond its budget price, and you can even use it as a power bank to charge your other devices. Read more in our Lenovo P2 review.

The Lenovo P2 is really being sold on the strength of its battery, and the great news is that it lives up to the company’s hype, offering you days of usage and a power bank in a pinch. Throw in the premium design and build quality, and you have a phone...

Jan, 2017

Expert review by: Chris Barraclough (recombu.com)

Lenovo P2 Review: In Depth

 

Lenovo P2 Review: Lenovo's great-value P2 smartphone, which boasts a massive 5000mAh battery, just hit the UK with a sexy low asking price of £199.

Ridiculous battery life ; Crisp, colourful screen ; Strong customisation ; Rugged design

Mic issues

The Lenovo P2’s awesomeness thankfully extends well past the ridiculously good battery life. For just £200 (or £23 per month on contract), you get a well-specced handset that’s great for enjoying media on the move, as well as reassuringly rugged. As a...

Jan, 2017

Expert review by: Nandagopal Rajan (indianexpress.com)

Lenovo P2 review: No more battery woes

 

Like the P1, the Lenovo P2 too stands out for its large battery, the only feature a lot of users are bothered about these days. Read our full review here.

May, 2017
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Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:5100
Battery performance:5100
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Standby time (4G):768
Talk time (4G):78.69

Call Management

Call divert:Y / Yes
Call hold:Y / Yes
Call timer:Y / Yes
Call waiting:Y / Yes
Caller ID:Y / Yes
Conference call:Y / Yes
Speakerphone:Y / Yes
Speed dialing:Y / Yes
Vibrating alert:Y / Yes

Camera

Auto focus:Y / Yes
Built-in flash:Y / Yes
Front Camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):5
Geotagging:Y / Yes
Rear camera resolution (numeric):13
Rear camera type:Single camera
Self-timer:Y / Yes
Video recording:Y / Yes
Video recording modes:720p
Zoom capability:Y / Yes

Design

Color of product:Gold / Grey
Fingerprint reader: Yes
Form Factor:Bar

Display

Display Diagonal:5.5
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Type:SAMOLED
Orientation sensor:Y / Yes
Pixel density:401
Screen shape:Flat
Second display:N
Second LCD screen: No
Touch screen: Yes
Touch screen type:Capacitive
Touch technology:Multi-Touch
Touchscreen:Y
Touchscreen type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer:Y / Yes
Ambient light sensor:Y / Yes
Gyroscope:Y / Yes
Proximity sensor:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal RAM:4

Messaging

Chat:Y / Yes
E-mail:Y
Instant messaging (IM):Y / Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y / Yes
Short Message Service (SMS):Y / Yes

Multimedia

FM radio:Y / Yes
Speakers:Mono

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
Electronic compass: Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y
Position location:Y
Wi-Fi positioning:Y / Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G bands (secondary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE,GPRS,GSM
3G:Y / Yes
3G bands supported:850,900,1800,1900 / 850,900,1900,2100
3G standards:HSPA+,WCDMA
4G:Y
4G standard:LTE
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.1 LE
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y / Yes
SIM card capability:Dual SIM
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode):Y / Yes
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:USB
Headset included: Yes
Quick start guide:Y / Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Flight mode:Y / Yes
Graphics:Adreno 506
Graphics adapter:Adreno 506
Microphone mute:Y / Yes
Personal info management:Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, To-do list
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Notes, To-do list
Personalization:Icons, Shortcuts, Themes
Support for contact groups:Y / Yes
Themes:Wallpapers
Video call: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB connector type:Micro-USB
USB port:Y
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor:625 / MSM 8953
Processor cores:8
Processor family:Qualcomm Snapdragon
Processor frequency:2
Processor model:625 / MSM 8953

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating system version:6 / 6.0 Marshmallow

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal RAM:3 / 4 / 4096
Internal RAM type:DDR4 / LPDDR3
Internal storage capacity:32
Maximum memory card size:128
RAM capacity:3 / 4
RAM type:DDR4 / LPDDR3
USB mass storage:Y / Yes

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Gmail, Google Chrome, Google Hangouts, Google Maps, Google Music, Google Play, Google+, YouTube / Google Maps, Google Play, YouTube / Google Maps,Google Play,YouTube
Material:Metal

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.327
Height:6.02
Weight:6.24
Width:2.99
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