Post the demonization lot of Indian handset player have been quite and have not been launching mid or high-end smartphones in India. It is soon going to change as Lava Mobiles, an India-based handset player will be launching two new smartphones on March 14.
Deepak Mahajan, Vice President – Product, lava said to The Mobile Indian, “we are soon going to launch Lava Z25 and Lava Z10 in India .”
He further added, “Lava Z25 is going to be our flagship smartphone and will be priced competitively”
As far as the specifications are concerned, we don’t have the complete list but it is expected that Lava Z25 will be powered by a 1.51GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 chip and will have a whopping 4GB of RAM of multitasking. Assisting the processor there will be a Mali-T860 GPU for taking care graphics operations. It will run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system out of the box.
Lava Z10, which is going to be a budget smartphone, is expected to have a quad-core processor along with 2GB RAM.
If we talk about the last smartphone launched by Lava, It had happened in February this year. RTeh company had launched Lava A73 and Lava X28+ in India for a price of Rs 5,149 and 7,199 respectively.
The Lava A73 features a 5-inch FWVGA (800×480 pixel) display. It is armed with a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, and a 32GB micro SD card slot. it runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. The phone has a 2200 mAh battery.
A73 has a 5-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera as well. Both the cameras come with LED flash light support. The rear camera has features like Digital Zoom, HDR, Photo Timer and Grid. Further, the smartphone offers Dual SIM, 2G/3G, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), GPS/AGPS, Bluetooth 2.1, a micro USB port and Accelerometer as well. The handset measures 145.5 x 72.8 x 9.3mm.
On the other hand, the Lava X28+ has a 5.5-inch HD display that comes with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution and thus offers a pixel density of 267ppi. It has a 1.3 GHz quad-core which is coupled with 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. You can add up to 32GB to its memory via a micro SD card. It is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and draws its power from a 2600 mAh battery with Battery Saver mode which claims to offer 271 hours of standby time and 15.5 hours of talk time.
The X28+ offers an 8-megapixel rear camera with Autofocus, Face Beauty, Panorama as camera features and a 5-megapixel front camera. Both the rear and front cameras have LED flash. Besides, the smartphone has two SIM card slots, 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, micro USB 2.0 port, Gravity, Proximity and Ambient Light Sensor as well. The handset measures 155 x 78 x 8.95mm and weigh174 g.
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