The newest member in the Iris x series, the Lava Iris X1 has been officially launched in India. The phone falls in a budget category and is priced at Rs. 7,999. The phone will come in White and Black Color Options and will go on Pre-Order starting May 27, 2014. Smart Flip Cover is also included in the packaging.
The Iris X1 smartphone will be up for pre-order via Amazon India. Early grabbers will also receive 16GB Ultra Micro SD Card for free as a promo offer. The handset will run the latest Android 4.4.2 Kit Kat OS out of the box. The phone will receive tough competition from major brands like Motorola Moto E, Micromax Engage and Unite 2.
At the launch of Lava Iris X1, Hari Om Rai, M.D and Chairman of Lava International Ltd commented, “Lava is proud to announce the launch of ‘X’ series with the Lava Iris X1, a beautifully crafted smartphone with best in class hardware & software features. It is for the consumers who not only want a high performance device but also a beautiful design. Iris X1 is designed to mesmerize the consumers and will surely create ripples in the market at this price point. We are confident that the latest hardware and software features coupled with its great design will surely deliver a rich experience to the consumers”
Lava Iris X1 Features
The Iris X1 Features 4.5-Inch IPS Display having FWVGA Resolution of 854 x 480 Pixel. The phone houses a 1.2GHz Quad Core Broadcom BCM23550 Processor with Videocore IV GPU. To further enhance the performance of the device, it has 1GB of RAM coupled with 4GB / 8GB of Internal Storage. Micro SD slot for further expansion of storage is also available
Lava Iris X1 houses a 8 Mega Pixel Camera on the back which boasts BSI Sensor with Multi Element Lens, 1.4mm Pixel Size and dual LED Flash. Front side a 2 Mega Pixel Shooter for Video Calling. The phone draws its energy from 1800 mAh Battery and runs on Android 4.4.2 Kit Kat OS.
The phone measures in at 134 x 66 x 8.9 mm (Height x Width x Depth) and weighs in at 138 Grams. Connectivity options include Dual SIM connectivity with 2G / 3G network Support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth V4.0 with LE Profiles, GPS Support, MicroUSB V2.0, FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.