Lava teased the Iris Pro much beyond the waiting period but finally outed the android smartphone, the first of its premium Iris Pro series. Priced at Rs 15,999, the Lava Iris Pro is sleek and lighter weighing just 114gms and measuring 7.5mm in thickness and uses a magnesium alloy body.
The Iris Pro comes with a 4.7-inch display made with OGS (One Glass Solution) technology and with1280 x 720 pixels resolution. Choosing better component makers for its premium series, the IPS display has been made by Sharp. The display is strengthened with Corning Glass protection. Additionally the device uses a CABC (Content Adaptive backlight control) screen brightness regulation technology to automatically control the screen display brightness. The company says it optimizes the battery life by 30%.
The phone is powered by a quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz and coupled with 1GB of RAM and SGX544 GPU. In terms of storage, it features 4GB of internal storage, which can be expanded by up to 32GB using a microSD card.
On the camera front a 8-megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash and a 3-megapixel front-facing camera finds place. A 2,000mAh battery is included, which the company claims is good enough for 4.5 hours of talktime and 400 hours on standby mode.
The software features include flip to mute, lift to answer and call, video PIP, sound and shot, voice and face unlocking some of which has become a standard features these days in medium to premium smartphones.
Iris Pro is available in black color with metallic silver color bezel and will be available from the third week of January.
Lava Iris Pro 30 specifications
- 4.7-inch IPS display based OGS technology
- 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
- Gorilla glass protection
- 1.2 GHz quad-core processor with PowerVR SGX 544 GPU
- 1GB RAM
- 4GB internal memory (2.43GB user memory), expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
- Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
- Dual SIM (normal + micro)
- 8MP rear camera with dual LED Flash, Blue glass filter
- 3MP front-facing camera
- Noise cancellation with dual microphones
- Dimensions: 138×66.7×7.5mm; Weight: 114 grams
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, USB OTG
- 2000 mAh battery