Manila, Philippines – February 11 2016: With technology allowing people to capture special moments, kilig-worthy Valentine’s Day events can be made more memorable than ever with Lenovo’s first dual selfie camera smartphone, the VIBE S1, perfect for immortalizing sweet or wacky instances between couples, families or friends on hearts’ day. With a first-of-its-kind camera, smart editing features, and stylish glass exterior, the VIBE S1 is specially built for taking picture-perfect moments.
Love at First Selfie
Going on a romantic candlelit dinner date, trying a new bar with an indie band, or having a movie marathon under the stars with your special someone? The Lenovo VIBE S1 will be a welcomed third wheel to bring on February 14. This stylish smartphone’s dual selfie camera allows users to photograph each moment with an 8-megapixel primary front camera that takes high definition photos and a 2-megapixel secondary front camera that analyzes depth of field information replicating human binocular vision. These two cameras work in tandem to unleash a myriad of new possibilities that can give Valentine’s Day selfies a creative twist.
Adventurous couples need not go very far to have a social-media-shareable memento of their time together. With the VIBE S1’s cut-out feature, couples can now travel the world with just the power of their smartphone. This feature allows the subject the users to crop themselves out of selfies and place themselves on another background like the Eiffel Tower in France, the Taj Mahal in India, or the Statue of Liberty in New York. Now lovers and special friends can take that ultimate selfie in their dream destination and share it instantly on social media. Users are also spoilt for choice with a wide selection of preloaded images and scenes on the VIBE S1.
The cut-out feature is not the only built-in photo editing tool of the VIBE S1. Because nothing is more frustrating than a photo bomber ruining one’s couple selfie, the VIBE S1’s ‘Blur’ function is heaven-sent. Users can refocus anywhere on the selfie for up to 3 focal planes, while adding a ‘bokeh’ effect to the background to enhance and stylize a selfie or get rid of that photo bomber. The VIBE S1’s photo editing tools are sure to add more kilig factor when users looking back at their Valentine’s Day selfies.
The VIBE S1 also comes with a BSI sensor that improves the quality and clarity of selfies taken at night or in low light, for gorgeous photos anytime, anywhere and is additionally equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera that allows users to capture life’s moments with crystal clarity. It boasts a face-detection autofocus and a dual-color flash which optimizes color tones based on ambient lighting. Couples can now capture and keep that perfect date night selfie with the VIBE S1.
A Style for Every Love Story
Make heads turn with the VIBE S1’s ultra-stylish exterior comprising of a curved-glass rear panel made from the latest Gorilla® Glass, and a thin rounded metal frame that goes around the side. With its thin 7.8mm profile and 132g in weight, it is designed to snuggly fit in the palm of the user’s hand.
Keeping the VIBE S1 powered is a 64-bit MediaTek Octa-Core processor complemented with 3GB of RAM, perfect for multitasking and keeping up with your loved ones on social media. Its 32GB of storage and up to 128GB of microSD external storage support can also easily store around 40,000 photographs of special moments users can keep.
Picture-perfect selfies and photos can be viewed on its vivid 5.0” Full HD display and users can easily share all their photos using the preloaded Lenovo star SHAREit app. On top of it all, Lenovo VIBE S1’s 4G LTE connectivity speeds and an Android™ 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system are sure to capture everyone’s heart.
Pricing and Availability
The Lenovo VIBE S1 is available at all authorized Lenovo Mobile dealers for Php15,999, bundled with a free screen protector (worth Php299) and a free back cover (worth Php599).