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Lenovo launches new K900 Android based smartphone, with Intel Atom Z2580 CPU

Lenovo releases K900 Android smartphone, runs on Intel Atom Z2580 chip

Charles Gantt | May 20, 2013 at 01:30 pm CDT (0 mins, 48 secs reading time)

On Friday Lenovo launched a new Android based smartphone to little fanfare and I feel that it deserves to be covered as it packs some cool hardware. The Lenovo K900 utilizes an Intel Atom Z2580 2GHz dual-core processor which breaks the trend of Qualcomm and NVIDIA processors seen in other flagship smartphones currently on the market.

Lenovo launches new K900 Android based smartphone, with Intel Atom Z2580 CPU |

The K900 also packs a serious display. A 5.5-inch full HD 400ppi LCD produces a crisp and clear viewing experience, while a 13MP rear camera handles all of your selfie photon taking needs. The K900 runs Android 4.2 Jellybean and features mashup of stainless steel and polycarbonate to form a unibody frame, which weighs in at 162 grams.

The 6.9mm thick smartphone has no official launch date, and the company has only said that it "will roll out to international markets later this summer." There is no mention of a US roll out, or any indication that it will make it to the UK or Australian markets.

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A web developer by day, Charles comes to TweakTown after a short break from the Tech Journalism world. Formerly the Editor in Chief at TheBestCaseScenario, he now writes Maker and DIY content. Charles is a self proclaimed Maker of Things and is a major supporter of the Maker movement. In his free time, Charles likes to build just about anything, with past projects ranging from custom PC cooling control systems to 3D printers. Other expensive addictions include Photography, Astronomy and Home Automation.

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