By: Meenu Rana, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi
Last updated : Friday, January 20, 2017 - 20:13
It comes with 2GB of RAM and runs on an older Android Lollipop OS.
LYF has launched yet another smartphone in the Water series called Water 3. The Android smartphone has been listed on LYF website for Rs 6,599 in Silver colour. The LYF Water 3 is available for sale exclusively on Flipkart for purchase. Further, the smartphone comes with the Jio Happy New Year offer valid until 31 March 2017.
The LYF Water 3 has a 5.5-inch HD display that has resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels with 267ppi as pixel density. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa-core processor with Qualcomm MSM8939 chipset, Adreno 405 GPU coupled with 2GB of RAM to power this phone. For storage, it has 16GB of internal storage and if you run out of storage, you can add a micro SD card of up-to 32GB capacity in its expandable storage slot. However, it runs on the older Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system.
The Water 3 gets its power from a 3000 mAh Lithium-ion Polymer battery, which claims to deliver up-to 6 hours of talk-time and up-to 100 hours of standby time. A 13-megapixel auto focus shooter is in its back with a LED flash while a 5-megapixel fixed focus selfie camera is in its front for selfies and video calls. Camera features include Automatic white balance (AWB), brightness, photo Effects( Normal, Mono, Negative, Sepia).
Further, the LYF Water 3 offers Dual SIM, 4G LTE with VoLTE (Video & HD Voice Call), WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, a Micro USB Port 2.0, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, E- compass and Accelerometer. The handset measures 156.6mm x 77mm x 7.7mm and weighs around 142 grams.
LYF currently has 10 smartphones under its Water series namely Water 1, Water 2, Water 4, Water 5, Water 6, Water 7, Water 8, Water 9, Water 10 and Water 11. The latest launched in the Water series was Water 9, which was launched for Rs 8,999 in October this year.