The Lenovo A526 quad core handset has been launched in India for an affordable price tag of Rs. 9,499. This dual SIM (Regular SIM) handset houses the MediaTek MT6582M quad core chipset clocked at 1.3GHz.

The A526 sports a 4.5 inch screen with 854 x 480 pixels (FWVGA) resolution. It runs on Android 4.2 JB OS with 1GB RAM and 4Gigs of internal storage. The Micro SD slot supports up to 32GB cards. Key features are 3G (21Mbps), 2G, Wi-Fi (b/g/n) with hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, FM radio and GPS that even works offline.

Lenovo A526 comes with 5 megapixel rear fixed focus camera and a front VGA (fixed focus) camera. A526 houses a 2000 mAh battery. This handset will be available soon for a price tag of Rs. 9,499 (available on Flipkart for Rs. 8,888).

Lenovo has also announced the Lenovo A850 plus that comes powered by MediaTek MT6592 octa core processor @ 1.7GHz running Android 4.2 on a 5.5 inch screen with a 2500 mAh battery. The Lenovo A850 plus price is approx $165.

quad core Lenovo A526

Lenovo A526 back view

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By Rajeev Rana

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