In an attempt to expand its budget smartphone portfolio, Lava has launched an array of smartphones in the Indian market today, starting from Rs. 5,499. Dubbed as A88, A71 and X11, these smartphone comes with 4G feature supporting both TDD-LTE Band 40 (2300MHz) and FDD-LTE Band 3 (1800MHz) for India.
First of all, the A88 sports a 5-inch FWVGA display with 854 x 480 pixels. It is clocked at 1.5 GHz with Quad-Core processor besides 512MB RAM. Moving on, this device comes with 4GB of inbuilt memory, with an expandable option via microSD card.
Talking about the camera, it comes with 5MP rear camera with LED flash and 2MP front camera on board. This dual SIM device is shipped with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box and the above hardware is powered by a 2000mAh battery.
Moving to A71, this device features a 5-inch HD display with 1280 x 720 pixels and Corning Gorilla Glass. Moreover, the processor of this device is powered by a 1.5 GHz Quad-Core Spreadtrum 9830 processor besides 1GB DDR3 RAM under the hood.
On the storage, this device is equipped with 8GB of inbuilt memory, with an expandable option via microSD card. The A71 comes loaded with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box.
In this device, the camera department is taken care of 5MP rear camera with LED flash, 2MP front-facing camera on board. This 4G enabled device is juiced with 2500mAh battery on board.
Besides A88 and A71, the company has also launched X11 smartphone in the Indian market. This device is powered by a Quad-Core CPU clocked at 1.5GHz. The storage of the device is backed by 2GB RAM, 8GB ROM and has an expandable option via microSD card.
The X11 features an 8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera along with LED flash on both sides. Similar to A88 and A71, this device is also shipped with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box. It is powered by a 2500mAh battery under the hood.
Coming to the pricing and availability, the A88, A71 and X11 will be available at a price of Rs. 5,499, Rs. 6,499 and Rs. 7,999 respectively.
Commenting on the launch of new Lava 4G smartphones, Navin Chawla, Chief Operating Officer, Lava International, said, "Mobile internet penetration is rapidly increasing in India and with 4G services being rolled out the pace will increase further. Even in markets where 4G services have not yet been launched by the operators, consumers want to opt for 4G devices to stay future ready."
He also added, "With affordable 4G devices at multiple price points, we aim to fuel the aspirations of the ever evolving mobile consumer. These devices have been designed to deliver an unmatched 4G hardware experience in terms of faster browsing, downloading, streaming and video calling."