Lenovo P70 makes it to India with its 4,000 mAh battery

A few months ago Lenovo announced the P70, which subsequently went on sale in the company's home market of China. Today though marks the P70's debut in India.

The handset has a price tag of INR 15,999, which right now means $251 or €222. It should already be available to purchase throughout the country.

The P70 is a midrange smartphone that boasts a huge battery, a 4,000 mAh cell in fact. This is undoubtedly going to be its main selling point, but it also has 4G LTE support and dual-SIM functionality.

The phone features a 5-inch 720p touchscreen, a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash, a 5 MP front snapper, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of expandable storage. The MediaTek MT6752 chipset is employed, sporting a 1.7 GHz octa-core Cortex-A53 CPU and Mali-T760MP2 GPU.

It runs Android 4.4 KitKat, with an update to Android 5.0 Lollipop planned to arrive before the end of June.