After unveiling the Pixel V1 second-generation Android One smartphone, Lava has now launched the Iris Atom 2 in India. The smartphone is priced at Rs 4,949 and will be available across all national retail stores, multi-brand outlets and online platforms.
As for specifications, the Iris Atom 2 flaunts a 4.5-inch FWVGA (480×854 pixels) display with a density of 218ppi. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor paired with a 512MB RAM. The smartphone has 8GB internal memory which is further expandable up to 32GB via a microSD slot.
On the camera front, it sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with HDR and panorama features, while the selfie camera has a VGA sensor. It packs a 1,750mAh battery and runs on Android 4.4.4 KitKat out of the box (upgradable to Android 5.1 Lollipop). Connectivity wise, it supports 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
At this price point, the Lava Iris Atom 2 will compete heavily with the likes of Micromax Canvas Spark, as well as LTE-capable smartphones like ZTE Blade Qlux and Phicomm Energy 653.
|Features||Lava Iris Atom 2||Micromax Canvas Spark||ZTE Blade Qlux||Phicomm Energy 653|
|Display||4.5-inch FWVGA||4.7-inch qHD||4.5-inch FWVGA||5-inch HD|
|Processor||1.3GHz quad-core||1.3GHz MTK6582 quad-core||1.3GHz MediaTek MTK6732M||1.1GHz Snapdragon 210 quad-core|
|Storage||8GB expandable||8GB expandable||8GB expandable||8GB expandable|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat||Android 5.0 Lollipop||Android 4.4 KitKat||Android 5.1 Lollipop|
|Connectivity||3G, Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth||3G, Dual-SIM, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth||Dual-SIM, 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth||Dual-SIM, 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth|
|Price||Rs 4,949||Rs 4,999||Rs 4,999||Rs 4,999|