AnonD-690400, 08 Apr 2018Don't buy this phone if you plan to root it or install custom roms. The bootloader is locked a... moreWell, you can still unlock the bootloader of your P2. All you need are following things.
1) lenovo id.(create if you don't have one.)
2 patience. Lenovo takes 14 days to give the permission to unlock the bootloader.
Go to Developer options- Tap on Enable OEM unlocking- Enter your Lenovo id and wait for 14 days.
3)Once after 14 days it will ask you to reboot in fastboot mode and using adb and fastboot method bootloader will be unlocked and after that custom recovery such TWRP or red wolf recovery will be flashed.
4} Then visit xda website for various custom roms.
azhar75, 10 Apr 2018Just assume the updates / upgrades are ended at Build number P2a42_S251_171107_ROW....Lenovo zucked up
AnonD-206658, 10 Apr 2018Lenovo team must be sleeping, no regular updates since Nov 2017.Just assume the updates / upgrades are ended at Build number P2a42_S251_171107_ROW....
Lenovo team must be sleeping, no regular updates since Nov 2017.
Chris576, 09 Apr 2018In terms of Battery Life do you think it is better to choose this phone or the Redmi Note 5 (c... moreThe main reason to get P2 "today" is merely the SuperAMOLED screen... having current price of about USD225 for SuperAMOLED tech is beyond Xiaomi's reach... if one never own a smartphone having SuperAMOLED in his life, this is the right time...
In terms of Battery Life do you think it is better to choose this phone or the Redmi Note 5 (china version) ? The Lenovo p2 has a better battery life but Redmi Note 5 is not bad and is new. What do you think ?
Don't buy this phone if you plan to root it or install custom roms. The bootloader is locked and can't be unlocked. The Lenovo and XDA forums are full of people crying about it go and see.
Dhanu, 08 Apr 2018is Lenovo p2 support 4GSupports both VoLTE and 4G+ on both nano-SIMs but active ONLY on either nano-SIM...
I am also playing online game Bia3 daily from 5 to 6 hours on 4g.it heats little bit not much.
Rey, 02 Apr 2018Have you ever find overheat problem on that extreme used?I think normally phone will get heat for extreme use, while im using 4G playing high graphics online game will got heat
chac3men, 02 Apr 2018security patch till may 18??? we havent got update since november2017Talk to your Consumer organisation and claim you right
security patch till may 18???
we havent got update since november2017
All features are good. But "call dropping" is a problem. When network signal change tower to tower signal is disappear..and call is dropping..
dont root this phone this phone is not made to costomise
no android updates but you can expect security update till may 2018
AnonD-663178, 31 Mar 2018I have been using this phone about one year, this is the best phone thatI never had, the avera... moreNext is a soc with a55 and 10nm not a huge step better to wait for second general 7nm