Domestic handset-maker Lava on Tuesday expanded its budget smartphones range by launching the Iris Atom 2 at a price of Rs.4,949.
The handset comes with a 4.5-inch display and is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor. The rear camera is a five-megapixel shooter equipped with panoramic capture modes and HDR while the front camera is a video graphics array (VGA) unit.
The Iris Atom 2 sports a 512 MB RAM unit and draws juice from a 1,750 mAh Li-ion battery. The device runs on Android Kitkat v4.4, and is upgradable to v5.1 Lollipop and also includes smart gesture control features.
In terms of storage, the smartphone comes with 8GB internal memory and is further expandable up to 32GB.
Lava also recently launched its Android One smartphone, Pixel V1 at a price of Rs 11,350.
The device features a 5.5” 720p display with Asahi’s DragonTrail glass for protection and offers pixel density of 267ppi. This handset is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core CPU coupled with 2GB of RAM and 32GB expandable storage.
It sports a rear 13MP camera with BSI sensor having f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. While the front facing 5MP camera is equipped with a 4-element lens to help interpolate images in 8MP resolution as well.
The smartphone runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, and will get a priority for the next major Android updates.
On the connectivity front, it offers Wi-Fi and dual-SIM support having one 3G enabled SIM card. The Pixel V1 packs a 2,650mAh battery. The battery is optimized to last 90 minutes longer on Android One.