LYF, the smartphone brand of Reliance Retail, has slashed prices of Flame 1, Wind 5 and Water 7 smartphones. Recently, LYF had slashed prices of Water 2, Wind 6, Flame 2, Flame 4 and Flame 5 smartphones as well.
Price of LYF Flame 1 has now been slashed by Rs 600 so it is now available for only Rs 4,399. This is the second time that the phone has got a price cut; earlier its price was reduced to Rs 4,999 from its launch price of Rs 5,499. LYF Wind 5 now has a price tag of Rs 5,599 against its earlier price of Rs 6,599. Meanwhile Water 7’s price has been reduced by Rs 3,000 to Rs 9,999.
LYF Flame 1 comes with a 4.5-inch FWVGA (854 x 480 pixels) display, a 1.1 GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm SnapDragon 210 MSM8909 processor and 1GB of RAM. The device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and gets the power from 2000 mAh Lithium Polymer battery, which claims to offer up-to 8 hours of talktime and up-to 200 hours of standby time on 4G network.
The LYF Flame 1 comes with 8GB of internal storage,which can be further expandable to up-to 32GB via a micro SD card. The smartphone has 5-megapixel snapper on its rear and front panels. For connectivity, it offers two SIM card slots, 4G, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi, and a micro USB 2.0 port. The handset measures 132.6 x 66.2 x 9.3 mm and weighs around 138 grams.
The LYF Wind 5 has a 5 inch IPS LCD display that offers high definition resolution. This phone measures 144.6mm x 72.8mm x 8.45mm and weighs 137 grams. The Wind 5 is powered by a 1 GHz quad core MTK 6735P processor, Mali T720 graphics processor and 1 GB RAM. There is 8 GB of internal memory and a 32 GB micro SD card slot. The phone also comes with USB OTG functionality.
The Android 5.1 Lollipop based LYF Wind 5 has two SIM slots that can hold one 4G card and another 2G card. It comes equipped with an 8 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera. There is a flash light in the back panel too. The rear camera has panorama, 4x zoom, face detection and HD video recording features. A 2000 mAh Lithium Ion battery is in the Wind 5 promising up to 6.5 hours of 4G talktime. Apart from 4G, it offers VoLTE, micro USB 2.0 port, Bluetooth 4.1, WiFi (b/g/n) and GPS. The phone has support for multiple video formats, a 3.5 jack and FM radio for entertainment.
LYF Water 7 offers a 5.5-inch FHD (1080 x 1920 pixels) display with Dragontrail Glass protection. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939) processor, 2GB RAM and Adreno 405 MHz graphics processor. This Android Lollipop 5.1 smartphone has 16GB of inbuilt memory while its expandable storage slot can hold a micro SD card of up to 128GB capacity. This 4G smartphone features a Fingerprint sensor on the back panel, which can also be used to click pictures via the cameras.
The Water 7 has a decent 3000 mAh Lithium-ion battery, which claims to offer up-to 14 hours of talktime and up-to 150 hours of standby time on 4G network. The handset sports a 13-megapixel auto-focus snapper with an LED flash and a 5-megapixel fixed-focus selfie camera. The camera has several features like High Dynamic Range (HDR), Electronic Aperture, Panorama, Manual Control over ISO, White Balance, and Exposure.
The dual SIM Water 7 offers 4G/LTE with VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), WiFi Calling, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and micro USB 2.0 port with OTG support. It has Gravity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope Sensor, Hall Sensor, and Accelerometer. The handset measures 155.3mm x 77.2mm x 8.55 mm and weighs 160 grams.