March 17: Lava has launched the A52 budget smartphone priced at Rs. 3,599. The smartphone is now listed on the company’s site without details about availability. We can expect the new handset to be available in India soon.
The Lava A52 supports dual-SIM and runs Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. It features a 4-inch display with a screen resolution of 480×800 pixels and is powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core processor paired with 512MB of RAM. It packs 4GB of inbuilt storage and supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 32GB). The smartphone sports a 2-megapixel rear camera and also comes with a 0.3-megapixel front camera. The rear camera comes equipped with an LED flash. The handset is backed by a 1200mAh battery. Connectivity options on the handset include Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, GPRS/ EDGE, and 3G. It will be available in Black and Gold colours. It measures 123.5x63x10.1mm.
The new Lava A52 official listing comes within hours of the Lava Flair S1 smartphone going on sale via third-party online retailers. The Lava Flair S1 is now available at a market operating price of Rs. 3,799. The Flair S1 smartphone sports a textured metallic finish on the back. Running Android 5.1 Lollipop, the dual-SIM handset features a 4.5-inch FWVGA (480×854 pixels) TFT display. The Lava Flair S1 is powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core processor clubbed with 512MB of RAM. The smartphone bears 8GB of inbuilt storage, which can be expanded via microSD card (up to 32GB).
It sports a 3.2-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, and a 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera. It is backed by a 1750mAh battery that claims to offer talk time of up to 13 hours on 2G networks and up to 9 hours of talk time on 3G networks.