LAVA launches Pixel V1 at Rs 11,350

Lava Pixel V1 smartphone launch

LAVA today announced the launch of Pixel V1 smartphone — for a retail price of Rs 11,350 — in India.

It does not support 4G network in India.

Lava’s Pixel V1 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.

The Android One smartphone 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.
Lava Pixel V1 smartphone launch
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.

Earlier, Google associated with Indian smartphone makers such as Spice, Micromax and Karbonn for launching the Android One portfolio in India. Earlier, all the Android One phones were priced at Rs 5,000.

Lava International promoter Hari Om Rai and Ceaser Sengupta, vice president at Google products division, unveiled the new smartphone for Indian consumers.

Vishal Kawadkar
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