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Lenovo A706 Short Hands On: My Likes and Dislikes


The Lenovo A706 is one of the affordable quad core smartphones from Lenovo. It directly competes many local branded, quad core smartphones out there and other Chinese brands like Huawei. We managed to get a short hand on with it.  But before we go to my likes and dislikes, here is a short rundown of specs.



Lenovo A706 specs:

  • 1.2 GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8225Q processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 4GB internal memory, expandable via MicroSD up to 32GB
  • 4.5 inch IPS LCD display (854 x 480 pixels) 218 ppi
  • Dolby Digital Plus sound enhancement
  • 5 megapixel front facing camera with  autofocus and LED flash
  • VGA front facing camera
  • 3G/HSDPA, WiFi, WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth 3.0
  • Dual Sim, Dual Standby
  • 2,000 mAh battery
  • Android 4.1 Jellybean
  • P7,990


  • Good build quality
  • Nice back design
  • Display looks good despite 854 x 480 resolution
  • No lags and stutters are encountered during our time with it
  • Average battery life
  • Big and bold Lenovo branding – its telling you how proud they are  with their products
  • Affordable


  • Icons are too cartoonish
  • Not-so-good camera