Design and Specifications
The device has a vibrant flamingo red color and its dimensions are 139.5 x 69.5 x 8.9 mm (5.49 x 2.74 x 0.35 in). The device has a 4.66-inch IPS LCD capacitive display with 315 ppi pixel density that is almost equal to iPhone 4. The screen resolution of the phone is 1280 x 720 pixels. The phone has a sleek look to it. The phone runs on Android v4.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system along with Lenovo's custom user interface. The device has MediaTek's 1.2 GHz quad-core processor under the hood, along with 1 GB of RAM that should make the device highly interactive and lag-free.
Camera and Multimedia
The Lenovo S820 sports an impressive 13 MP primary camera with LED flash and offers a wide range of focusing features. The primary camera can record HD videos and can take pictures at a resolution of 4128 X 3096 pixels. The phone also features a secondary camera, which is of 2 MP. The front-facing camera is ideal for video calling and taking close up shots. The phone primary camera also offers features like Geo-tagging, touch focus and face detection. The device is really good for listening to audio and watching video. The phone comes with the pre-installed Google Music that arranges your music library so you can browse through your collection at your ease.
Connectivity and Features
The phone has connectivity features like Wi-Fi b/g/n, 2G (GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900), 3G (HSDPA 2100), GPRS and EDGE. The phone has Bluetooth for file transferring and also has a microUSB v2.0 and 3.5 mm audio ports. The phone has all the stock Android apps installed. The phone's notification bar holds all the basic connectivity and other toggles to turn them ON and OFF whenever you want to without leaving the application you are using.
Battery and Storage
The phone packs a 2000 mAh Li-Ion battery, promising a long lasting battery life and good standby time. The phone has 4GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot for external storage expansion. The phone is aimed at better utility at a budget price.