Karbonn as well as Lava are considered to be the emerging brand names in the manufacture of low cost mobile phones as well as Smartphones.
The latest products that are launched include Karbonn A1 as well as Lava S12. Both the handsets are expected to come with a lot of features and specifications. Both the Smartphones comes with the popular Android 2.2 Froyo operating system.
Karbonn A1 comes with an aggregate weight of 105 grams where as Lava S12 arrives with an aggregate weight of 120 grams.
Karbonn A1 arrives with a size specification of 106.8 x 59.2 x 14.0 mm where as Lava S12 comes with a size specification of 117 x 57.5 x 13.4 mm. Karbonn A1 comes with a screen display size of 2.9 inches with a superior screen resolution of 240 x 320 pixels that is further enhanced by 3.2 mega pixels of camera specification.
Lava S12 arrives with a screen display size of 3.20 inches with a screen resolution of 320 x 480 pixels with a camera specification of 5 mega pixels that has digital zoom technology.
Both the devices make use of capacitive touch screen technology. Karbonn A1 is powered by 1100 mAh of lithium ion battstandby time where as Lava S12 is powered by 1300 mAh of lithium ion battery capable of providing 10.80 hours ery capable of providing 250 minutes of talk time as well as 250 hours of of talk time as well as 590 hours of standby time.
Both Karbonn A1 as well as Lava S12 comes with audio as well as video players that are supported by formats like MP3, MP4 as well as AAC and AAC+ etc. Both the devices come with 32GB of expandable memory card slot. FM Radio feature is present in Lava S12 where as the feature is absent in Karbonn A1.
Both the devices come with messaging features such as SMS, MMS as well as e-mail. The connectivity features in both the devices includes the presence of Bluetooth connectivity as well as USB port connectivity that helps in the high speed transfer of data. A 3.5 mm audio jack is also provided in both the devices in order to enhance superior audio connectivity.
The organizer features present in both the devices include alarm, calendar as well as calculator. The processor that Lava S12 makes use of includes the presence of single core 600 MHz of Qualcomm MSM7227 processor.
The price tag of Karbonn A1 is close to Rs 7,000 whereas Lava S12 is expected to have a little higher price tag close to Rs 10,000 in India.