Domestic smartphone maker Lava has launched a new handset, the Z60s. Priced at Rs 4,949, the smartphone is a successor to the Z60, which was launched late last year. Also Read - Lava Pulse 1 feature phone with contactless thermometer launched in IndiaAlso Read - Google adds new features for Pixel Stand with update this week
Lava Z60s is an affordable smartphone that comes with a pretty basic set of specifications. It s powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core chipset, paired with 1GB of RAM, and 16GB of internal storage. The Z60s has a 5-inch HD display of 720×1280 pixels resolution, complete with 2.5D glass. It comes with Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) out-of-the-box. Also Read - Reliance Jio JioPostPaid Plus: How to get this service
For imaging, Lava Z60s has a 5-megapixel auto-focus rear camera, and a 5-megapixel front-facing snapper. Both cameras support bokeh mode, and are accompanied by LED flash. The smartphone has all standard connectivity features (including 4G VoLTE), and is backed by a 2,500mAh battery.
Commenting about the launch, Gaurav Nigam, Head Product, Lava International, said, Our Z60 smartphone gained unprecedented popularity with our consumers in a short time. Following an overwhelming response to Z60; we are now pleased to offer its power packed successor- Z60s. Our go-to-market strategy is aligned with creating value for our customers through improvisation based on constant customer feedback, our Z60s is a true testimony to that. We are sure that Z60s will surpass the success of Z60 and emerge as the most loved smartphone.
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Lava is also offering free one-time screen replacement for the Z60s, as an introductory launch offer. It ll be available on all Z60s smartphones purchased before November 15, 2018.
In addition, the company has partnered with Reliance Jio for cashback offer. Buyers of the Z60s will be entitled to receive an instant cashback of Rs 2,200, which will be credited in the form of 44 vouchers of Rs 50 each. Customers will be able to redeem the vouchers through MyJio app, provided they recharge with Jio s Rs 198 or Rs 299 plan. The offer is valid for both existing and new Jio customers, but they need to have Jio Prime membership to avail the same.