Lenovo P2 FAQ

Lenovo P2

After launching the Lenovo K6 Power and K6 Note at the end of 2016, the company has kickstarted 2017 by launching the Lenovo P2. The premium budget handset from the company is priced at Rs 16,999, and it comes with a massive 5100mAh battery.

If you are looking to buy the Lenovo P2, but have some questions regarding it, check out our FAQ below that answers some of the most commonly asked questions about the device.

Q) What are the full specifications of the Lenovo P2?

A) The full specs of the Lenovo P2 are as follows:

  • Dimensions: 153 x 76 x 8.3 mm
  • Weight: 177g
  • Display: 5.5-inch 1080p Super AMOLED, 401PPI, 2.5D Cover Glass, 100% NTSC Optimisation
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 625 chipset clocked at 2GHz
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • RAM: 3/4GB
  • Storage: 32GB, Hybrid microSD card slot
  • Rear camera: 13MP, Sony IMX258 sensor, 5P lens, Dual LED flash, Full HD video recording
  • Front camera: 5MP, 720p video recording
  • Sensors: Fingerprint, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient light sensor,
  • Connectivity: LTE (300Mbps), (Hybrid) Dual-SIM, GPS, Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB
  • Battery: 5100mAh non-removable
  • Others: One-key power saver button

Q) Is the battery of the handset removable?

A) No, since the Lenovo P2 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 P2 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 P2 protected by Gorilla Glass?

A) The 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display on the Lenovo P2 is protected by Corning’s 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3.

Q) Where is the fingerprint scanner on the Lenovo P2 located? Is it touch based?

A) The fingerprint scanner on the P2 is located at the front into the capacitive home button, and yes, it is touch based.

Q) How many fingerprints can one register on the Lenovo P2?

A) 5.

Q) Does the Lenovo P2 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 and 4K videos on the Lenovo P2?

A) The Lenovo P2 is capable of recording videos in 4K resolution, as well as in slow-motion.

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

A) Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

Q) Will the Lenovo P2 get the Android 7.0 Nougat update?

A) Yes, the P2 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 P2 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 P2 also supports Band 5, which will be used by many Indian operators in the future.

Q) Is Quick charging supported on the Lenovo P2?

A) The Lenovo P2 comes with 24W quick charging technology that is even faster than OnePlus’ Dash Charge technology. Lenovo also bundles a 12V 2A fast charger with the handset.

Q) How much free storage space does the Lenovo P2 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 P2 to free up space on the internal storage of the handset. Lenovo, however, has greatly reduced the number of bloatware it ships on its phone in recent times.

Q) Does the Lenovo P2 come with capacitive navigation buttons?

A) No, the Lenovo P2 comes with on-screen navigation buttons, with a capacitive home button on the front that features an integrated fingerprint scanner as well.

Q) What contents do you get inside the retail box of the Lenovo P2?

A) You get the phone, a 2A 12V fast charger, a USB cable, SIM ejector tool, black wired earphones, OTG adapter, film back cover, 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 P2 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 P2 go on sale and where?

A) The Lenovo P2 is available for purchase exclusively through Flipkart. You can buy the handset from here.


If you have any other question regarding the Lenovo P2, drop in a comment and we will be glad to answer them.

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  • Amit

    Is it possible to have SIM 2 on 3G when the SIM 1 is on 4G ?

    • Why would you want to do that?

  • Aden Krebs

    why doesn’t the p2 come with a dualsim + sd slot like moto>G4 plus i bought this phone to replace my G4+ but due to this I’m sticking to my G4 and selling this p2 cheap! 🙁 cos it sucks to be “misinformed”