Reliance Digital has launched a new LYF smartphone under its Wind series called the C459. Reliance Digital s LYF smartphones are launched under Earth, Water, Wind and Flame series. The LYF C459 smartphone is priced at Rs 4,699 and has been listed on the company s official website. The smartphone is available in Reliance Digital stores and in two color options of black and blue. Also Read - Toshiba Ultimate 4K TV Review (50U5050)Also Read - TCL QLED TV launch in India at 12.30PM: How to watch livestream, expected price, specifications
In terms of design, the Reliance LYF C459 has a metallic body with matte back finish. The smartphone comes with two speaker grilles where one is located on front and the other at the rear end. Up front, the smartphone houses three capacitive touch buttons. The USB port is located on top while the volume rocker and power button sit on the right side. On the rear end, the camera lens are placed on the top left corner with the LYF branding visible on the centre.
Reliance LYF C459 specifications
The Reliance LYF C459 features a 4.5-inch FWVGA display with 2D Asahi Glass on top for protection. Under its hood, runs Qualcomm s Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz and Adreno 304 GPU. In terms of memory, the smartphone comes with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of onboard storage which is further expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card. For photography, the Reliance LYF C459 sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash. Up front, the smartphone houses a 2-megapixel camera for selfies. Both the front and rear cameras come with digital zoom 6X. ALSO READ: Reliance Retail sold 1.5 million LYF devices, accessories; device distribution declines in Q1
Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 2,000mAh battery offering talk time up to 8 hours. Its connectivity options include dual-SIM support, 4G LTE with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0 and USB OTG support. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. Some additional features on the Reliance LYF C459 include flip to mute, double to wake, music player control gestures and lock screen gestures to launch apps. ALSO READ: Reliance slashes price of its LYF 4G VoLTE smartphones by up to 60%
The Reliance LYF C459 does pack a decent set of specifications for its price range but it is likely to face competition from Intex s Aqua Zenith smartphone which is priced at Rs 3,999. The Intex Aqua Zenith has a 5-inch FWVGA display, 1GB of RAM and 8GB onboard storage. It is powered by a quad-core processor and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. The Intex Aqua Zenith features a 5-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 2-megapixel front camera with f/2.8 aperture. It is fuelled by a 2,000mAh battery. ALSO READ: Reliance JioPhone pre-booking: Here s how to apply and book the phone first