BANGALORE, INDIA: Lava International Limited, has launched its new smartphone series – Fuel under the Iris sub brand and the first smartphone to be introduced under this series is Iris Fuel 50. These smartphones are specially designed to last for long working hours.
This phone is also equipped with features that makes it user friendly. For instance, the user may double tap the screen to wake up from sleep mode, the user may draw certain letters on the display in sleep mode and link these with one of the various tasks within the device which are customizable.
The dual SIM Iris Fuel 50 features 5 inch FWVGA IPS display with scratch resistant Asahi Dragon-trail glass protection. It has 1.3 GHz Quad core processor and 1GB RAM and comes with 8GB internal memory which is expandable up to 32 GB and supports 3G in one of the SIM slots.
The phone has 8MP AF primary rear camera with BSI-II sensor and 2MP FF secondary front camera. It runs on Android KitKat 4.4 and is FOTA upgradable.
Hari Om Rai, chairman and managing director, LAVA International, said: “As smartphones are increasingly becoming a very integral part of our daily lives and drive a lot of tasks for us, we need devices that are able to support heavy usage without having the need to carry power banks for frequent charging. Lava’s product development and R&D team worked on this insight and with our new Fuel series of smartphones we will address just that. Lava has launched the 1st smartphone in this series, Iris Fuel 50 and shall soon come up with more products at different price points in this series.”
Iris Fuel 50 will be available in black colour in retail outlets across India at Rs.7,799.