Lava has launched the company’s latest selfie-focused smartphone – Lava Iris X1 Selfie in India at a price tag of Rs. 6,777. It comes in Icy White, Royal Black and Purple colour. Already, Lava launched the selfie focused smartphone – Lava Iris X5 and Lava Iris Selfie 50 smartphone in India.
Commenting on the launch, Navin Chawla, Senior Vice President and Head – Product, Lava International Limited said:
“Keeping in line with the current trend and insights gathered from our young audience, we are excited to announce the launch of Iris X1 selfie, specially meant for selfie enthusiasts. We realize that there is a need for such devices and with our R&D efforts this offering has a perfect combination of hardware and software driven front camera capabilities.”
Commenting on the processor capability, Dr. Finbarr Moynihan, MediaTek Inc., said:
“MediaTek is committed to delivering enhanced multimedia features for a rich user experience, and we are pleased to collaborate with Lava to accelerate the delivery of leading technology for the India market. Lava’s much anticipated Iris X1 Selfie is powered by MediaTek’s MT6580, a highly integrated System on Chip (SOC) with superior camera support that enables improved image and video quality. We are certain this latest handset will deliver high performance and the desired experience to the X1 Selfie users.”
On the specifications front, it features 4.5-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels and it is protected by Asahi Dragontrail glass. It is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580 processor which is paired with 1GB of DDR3 RAM. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and has 8GB in-built memory which can be expanded further by using microSD card.
On the imaging front, it features 8-megapixel rear-camera with LED flash & Gorilla Glass 3 cover lens and 5-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash. It lets you to capture images with “V” Gesture for front camera, voice controlled photo capture by saying “Capture” or “Cheese” and also has smile detection for both front & rear-camera. The ‘Beauty-Fi’ software has eye-enlargement, eye lashes colour, teeth whitening, skin smoothening, skin whitening and more.
It has dual-SIM support with dual standby and connectivity features like 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS.
It packs 2000mAh battery.