Lenovo K6 Note FAQ

BY Rajesh Pandey

Published 22 Dec 2016

Lenovo K6 Note

After launching the K6 Power, Lenovo has also launched a slightly bigger version of the handset: the K6 Note. On paper, the Lenovo K6 Note is very similar to the K6 Power except for the fact that it comes with a larger 5.5-inch screen.

It also comes with a better camera, with other specs between the two devices remaining the same. If you are looking to buy the K6 Note, check out our FAQ answering some of the most frequently asked questions about the device below.

Q) What are the full specifications of the Lenovo K6 Note?

A) The full specs of the Lenovo K6 Note are as follows:

  • Dimensions: 151 x 76 x 8.4 mm
  • Weight: 169g
  • Display: 5.5-inch 1080p IPS LCD
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 430 chipset clocked at 1.4GHz
  • GPU: Adreno 505
  • RAM: 3/4GB
  • Storage: 32GB, Hybrid microSD card slot
  • Rear camera: 16MP PDAF, dual-LED dual-tone flash, Full HD video recording
  • Front camera: 8MP
  • Sensors: Fingerprint, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient light sensor
  • Connectivity: LTE, (Hybrid) Dual-SIM, GPS, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, microUSB
  • Battery: 4000mAh non-removable
  • Others: Dolby Atmos

Q) Is the battery of the handset removable?

A) No, since the Lenovo K6 Note features a unibody aluminium build, the battery and the back cover are not removable.

Q) What kind of SIM card slot does the phone have? Can I use two SIM cards and a microSD card at the same time?

A) The Lenovo K6 Note features a hybrid SIM card slot. This means that you can either 1 SIM card and microSD card or 2 SIM cards at any given time. Both SIM card slots accept nanoSIM cards.

Q) Is the display on the Lenovo K6 Note protected by Gorilla Glass?

A) The 5.5-inch display of the Lenovo K6 Note is not protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass. It is a strengthened glass that is less prone to scratches, but it is not Gorilla Glass.

Q) Where is the fingerprint scanner on the Lenovo K6 Note located? Is it touch based?

A) The fingerprint scanner on the K6 Note is located at the rear, and yes, it is touch based.

Q) How many fingerprints can one register on the Lenovo K6 Note?

A) 5.

Q) Does the Lenovo K6 Note feature native fingerprint app locking functionality?

A) Yes, the handset comes with the ability to lock apps using the fingerprint scanner without requiring the use of any third-party apps.

Q) Can you record slow-motion videos on the Lenovo K6 Note?

A) No, you cannot. The handset can record videos in Full HD resolution at 30fps though.

Q) Which version of Android does the handset run on?

A) Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

Q) Will the Lenovo K6 Note get the Android 7.0 Nougat update?

A) Yes, the K6 Note will be upgraded to Nougat by Lenovo. However, the company is yet to provide a timeframe on when the update will be available for the device.

Q) Does the Lenovo K6 Note support LTE and VoLTe networks? Will a Reliance Jio SIM work on the phone?

A) Yes, it does support LTE and VoLTE out of the box. Unlike many other phones, the handset will also work with a Reliance Jio SIM out of the box. The K6 Note also supports Band 5, which will be used by many Indian operators in the future.

Q) Is Quick charging supported on the Lenovo K6 Note?

A) No, it does not. Lenovo does bundle a 5v @ 2A charger with the phone to ensure the handset does not charge slowly though.

Q) How much free storage space does the Lenovo K6 Note has out of the box?

A) Almost 23GB out of the box.

Q) Can you uninstall or disable pre-installed apps on the handset?

A) Yes, you can uninstall or disable some pre-installed apps on the K6 Note to free up space on the internal storage of the handset.

Q) Are the capacitive keys on the Lenovo K6 Note?

A) No, the capacitive keys on the Lenovo K6 Note are not backlit.

Q) What contents do you get inside the retail box of the Lenovo K6 Note?

A) You get the phone, a 2A charger, a USB cable, SIM ejector tool, wired earphones, and some regulatory papers. No case or screen guard is bundled with the phone.

Q) Does the handset support USB OTG?

A) Yes, the Lenovo K6 Note supports USB On-The-Go. This allows you to directly connect pen drives, external hard disks and more using an adapter to the device.

Q) When does the Lenovo K6 Note go on sale and where?

A) The Lenovo K6 Note is available exclusively through retail stores. It cannot be purchased through any online ecommerce websites like Flipkart and Amazon. The 3GB RAM variant of the phone is available for Rs 13,999.

If you have any other question regarding the Lenovo K6 Note, drop in a comment and we will be glad to answer them.