Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Lava Iris Win1 Windows smartphone unveiled in India at Rs 4999

The Lava Iris Win1 is yet another Windows Phone 8.1 device to be launched by an Indian brand within a fortnight, pegged at an extremely affordable price of just Rs 4999. This phone is slated to go on sale come December 4 exclusively through Flipkart, the manufacturer has revealed.
The Lava Iris Win1 carries pretty modest components that are highlighted by a 4-inch 480 x 800 pixel display and a 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon processor. It features a 5MP BSI+ rear-facing camera which is accompanied by an LED flash, while its front surface is adorned by a 0.3MP snapper for selfies and video calling.
Lava Iris Win1
Despite its low asking amount, this Lava phone offers a 1GB RAM module, apart from 8GB of inbuilt storage which is expandable up to 32GB. It’s a dual SIM device which is powered by a 1950mAh battery and bears 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and microUSB connectivity choices.
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Last week saw the launch of a similarly priced handset from Celkon which is dubbed the Win 400. Other players like Micromax, Karbonn, Xolo and so on have already outed their Windows Phone 8.1 offerings in the past, while software giant Microsoft, introduced its newest offering dubbed the the Lumia 535 to Indian buyers late last month.
A neat look at the specs of the Lava Iris Win1:
- Display: 4-inch IPS, 480 x 800 pixels
- OS: Windows Phone 8.1
- Processor: 1.2GHz quad core
- Memory: 1GB RAM, 8GB storage (expandable up to 32GB)
- Camera: 5MP BSI+ rear with flash, 0.3MP front
- Battery: 1950mAh
- Connectivity: dual SIM, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, micro USB
Like we said, the Lava Iris Win1 will be made available only via Flipkart from December 4 onward at the aforementioned cost of Rs 4999.