India-based smartphone vendor, Lava has secretly released its latest budget-friendly handset called the Iris 503e in the native market at the price of Rs. 6,749. The device is being sold via third party vendor eBay.in in Black and White color variants at the same aforementioned price.
The device which comes as a successor of the company's previously launched Iris 503 smartphone comes packed with a 5-inch capacitive touch screen display offering a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels as opposed to the qHD display of its predecessor.
The handset comes powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core Processor coupled with 512MB RAM, which makes it an entry level handset. It runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS.
You can shoot pictures using a 5MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash incorporated in the device while at the front a 1.3 MP front-facing snapper will surely make it easy to take selfies and make video calls.
Internal storage capacity is limited to 4GB and it is expandable up to 32GB via microSD.
The connectivity options remain regular with 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and GPS support. Also you will find a Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) slot in the handset.
The handset which measures 10.45 mm thick draws its energy from a 2000 mAh battery.
In terms of competition, the device will have to battle against Micromax Bolt A66, Karbonn Smart A27+, Lenovo A800, iBall Andi4.5Q and Xolo A600 among others.