Lenovo, the first mobile brand to ever use an Intel mobile chip on smartphones and have been using them for 2 years in a row now, finally announced the release of 4 of their latest Android-powered handsets — one of which is rocking an LTE radio!

Vibe Z LTE Phone

Vibe Z LTE Phone

First is the Lenovo Vibe Z, the company’s first ever LTE capable smartphone. A lot of LTE capable smartphones has been available in the market for quite sometime now and with the new Vibe Z, Lenovo has finally joined the bandwagon of LTE capable devices. The phone also packs a 5.5 inch ( 1080 x 1920 pixels ) IPS LCD display equivalent to 401 ppi resolution, a very fast 2.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 with 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of built-in storage, 13 megapixel autofocus back shooter with dual LED flash, 5 megapixel front camera, dual SIM and dual stand-by support, 3000 mAh Li-Po battery and Android JellyBean 4.2.2 all housed in a 7.9mm-thick body. It is expected to reach the Philippine shores (together with Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, KSA and UAE) with an unlocked price tag of $549.

The other phones announced includes the new Lenovo S650, featuring a 4.7 inch screen, 1.3GHz quad core processor with 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB internal storage, 8 megapixel back and VGA front cameras and Android JellyBean 4.2; the Lenovo S930 featuring a 6 inch IPS LCD screen, 1.3GHz quad core processor with 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB internal storage, 8 megapixel back and 1.6 megapixel front cameras, 3000 mAh battery and runs Android JellyBean 4.2.1; and finally, the Lenovo A859 that sports a 5 inch IPS LCD screen powered by the same 1.3GHz quad core processor with 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal storage, 8 megapixel back and 1.6 megapixel front cameras, 2250 mAh battery and runs on Android JellyBean 4.2.

The 3 phones supports dual sim and dual stand-by functions and are all available for $229, $319 and $219 respectively. [via]