It is not hard to believe that the consistent growth in the smartphone market is largely driven by pocket friendly Android phones. Over the past few months, the market affordable smartphones have undergone tectonic shifts.
Analysts expect most of the growth to take place in low-cost markets like India, Russia and China. While many key players in the handset business are already churning new handsets under sub-10k price bracket.
India-based Lava, a trusted name in the smartphone business, has been aggressively churning low cost handsets to feed millions of young Indians.
Today, the company has launched yet another exciting Android phone - the Lava Iris 460, in the Indian market. The Android 4.4 Kitkat smartphone is now listed on the company's official website. Although the firm is yet to announce the retail price, it is likely to price on a lower side.
Lava Iris 460 - Highlighted Specifications
The Lava Iris 460 is a new budget handset, with an aim to entice young college students. The handset sports a modest 4.5-inch display with a resolution of 854 x 480-pixels.
It is powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core processor, paired with 1GB of RAM, 8GB of on-board storage and a microSD card slot (upto 32GB). The dual-SIM capable device offers a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, and a VGA quality front-facing shooter for selfies.
The makers have added a 1650mAh battery fitted inside. On the connectivity front, the phone doesn't disappoint either. The Iris 460 gives you an option to enjoy 3G connectivity, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS and FM Radio amongst other features.
So far there's no update on the phone's retail release or price. But, you don't have to wait too long to grab this amazing piece of technology. Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates!