Lava has launched the Iris Fuel F1 smartphone, a more developed version of its predecessor, Iris Fuel F1 Mini that was launched last month.
The Lava Iris Fuel F1 is currently listed on the company's site with specifications and pricing. While the Iris Fuel F1 is yet to go on sale online.
The dual-SIM Lava Iris Fuel F1 runs Android 5.1 Lollipop, and features a 5-inch FWVGA IPS display with a resolution of 480x854 pixels having the pixel density of 196ppi. The new Lava smartphone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor accompanied by a 2GB RAM.
The Lava Iris Fuel F1 comes with a 8-megapixel rear autofocus camera and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. It has a in-built storage capacity of 8GB that can be expandable upto 32GB using a microSD card. Further, connectivity options include 3G (HSPA+), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro-USB 2.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The Lava Iris Fuel F1 - like other phones of the Iris Fuel series - features a larger battery, and this time its a 4000mAh battery, a talking point for the the device. The Iris Fuel F1 measures about 141x72x9.5mm, weighs 148 grams and has a standby time of upto 20 days with a talk time of upto 30 hours.
It will be competing with smartphones of a similar specifications and price point, launched recently. The handset will also be competing with phones from other brands like the Intex Aqua Power II, the Micromax Canvas Juice 3. Another phone that the Iris Fuel F1 is likely to closely compete with is the Karbonn Aura 9, which features the same battery capacity.