Lava has started teasing the Iris X8 smartphone. The handset was already listed for a brief moment on Flipkart with a price tag of Rs. 8,999. It will come in White and Black color options and official launch is expected soon.
Lava Iris X8 Features
This mobile phone sports a 5-Inch IPS Display with Oil coated finish and Asahi Dragontrail glass protection. The screen gives 1280 x 720 Pixel HD resolution. Inside is a 1.4GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6592M Processor, Mali GPU and 2GB RAM for smooth multi-tasking performance. There is 16GB of internal storage of which 12.9GB is user available. MicroSD Card slot is also present that allows expansion up to 32GB.
The Iris X8 specs also include a 3 Mega Pixel front facing camera. The back side has a 8 Mega Pixel main shooter with Dual LED Flash, BSI 3 Sensor and Auto Focus capabilites. The phone runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS which is upgradable to Android 5.0 in near future. The phone is 8.6mm thick, weighing 160 grams and has a decent 2500 mAh battery.
In terms of connectivity, this smartphone has Dual 3G SIM slots with Dual standby. Moreover, additional options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS, FM radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack, etc