After launching a series of Iris devices like Iris 455 and Iris 405 smartphones earlier this month, Lava International Ltd. also launched Iris 458q few days ago at the price of Rs. 8,999. Even more surprising news is that, it has now come to e-commerce sector at a reduced price of Rs. 8,499.
To recap a bit on the entire Iris series, The first one, priced at Rs. 8,699 is Lava Iris 455 that sports a 4.5-inch screen with a 540x960 pixels capacitive display and runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). It is powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor along with 512MB of RAM. The smartphone comes with a 4GB of internal storage, which is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. Connectivity options include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. The Lava Iris 405 is priced at Rs. 7,499 and comes with a smaller 4-inch that gives a resolution of 480x800 pixels. The device is also powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor and runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). And now the latest in the series, Lava Iris 458q.
Priced at a same range like its brother devices which launched few days ago is now on sale at Rs. 8,499 on Flipkart.
Talking about specifications, the device is the cheapest quad-core processor phone available in the market so far. It is backed by 512MB of RAM similar to the older ones. But quad core makes the whole difference which makes it quite faster in performance.
The Lava 458q features a 4.5-inch capacitive touchscreen with FWVGA resolution 480x854 pixels. It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, the latest iteration of the operating system.
The phone sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a VGA front facing camera. It offers 4GB of internal storage which is expandable via microSD card. The phone supports 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity options. The Lava 458q is powered by a 2,000mAh battery.
This device comes with a number of preloaded apps such as WeChat, Push Mail, e-book reader etc. on the phone along with HD movies and HD games.
Priced at Rs. 8,499 on Flipkart, as mentioned earlier, Lava Iris 458q can also be taken in easy EMI with a 30 days replacement guarantee.