Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus
Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus

There are many great devices is now available in the Indian market within 7K-10K price ranges and these budget phones are hot cakes in the market.

Recently Xiaomi and Lenovo has launched their new smartphone which price is ranging from 7K-10K. These two devices are Xiaomi Redmi 3S/Prime and Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus.

Xiaomi Redmi 3S
Xiaomi Redmi 3S

This article will demonstrate the details comparison between the Xiaomi Redmi 3S/Prime and Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus.

Design and Display:

The Xiaomi Redmi 3S and Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus both of the device features impressive and premium metal unibody design.

Both of the devices comes with a 5-inch display. The fact is, Lenovo vibe K5 features a full HD display with a resolution of 1080p with a pixel density of 441ppi. On the contrary, Redmi 3S features a low-resolution display compared to K5 Vibe. Redmi 3S features HD display with a resolution of 720P along with pixel density of 294ppi.


The Xiaomi Redmi 3S/Prime carries 2/3GB RAM and 16/32GB ROM along with 4-bit 1.1GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC. While Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus carries 2GB RAM and 16GB of ROM along with 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor. K5 Plus is faster in hardware configuration. Both devices support external SD card.


The camera is also a key fact of consideration. The Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime sports a 13MP front camera with an aperture of f/2.0. It also carries a 5MP rear camera with an aperture of f/2.2. Both front and back camera is able to capture 1080P video at 30fps.

Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus carries similar camera specs. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus sports a 13MP primary rear shooter along with 5MP front camera.

Other Features:

Redmi 3S/Prime offers powerful 4,100mAh and runs on the latest Android 6.0.1 while Lenovo K5 Vibe Plus carries a smaller 2,750mAh battery and runs on Android 5.1.

The Xiaomi 3S/Prime sports a fingerprint sensor Over the Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus. Both devices supports 4G LTE.

Pricing and Availability:

The Xiaomi Redmi 3S 2GB/16GB version is priced at Rs. 6,999 and Redmi 3S GB/32GB version priced at Rs. 8,999. While Lenovo K5 Vibe priced at Rs. 8,499.

There is a limitation of stocks in Xiaomi Redmi 3S/Prime but Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus is available on Flipkart without any flash sale.

Final Verdict:

Though both of the devices offers similar specs and features and same price range Lenovo Vibe K5 is a better choice in the sense of superior processor. But in a sense of better front camera, a fingerprint sensor and supports larger memory and battery you can go for Xiaomi Redmi 3S/Prime.


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