Lava might unveil second-generation Android One smartphone next week

By July 24th, 2015 AT 7:41 PM

Google had announced three Android One smartphones last year – Micromax Canvas A1, Karbonn Sparkle V, and Spice Dream Uno –, and all of them were priced somewhere around Rs. 6,000. Due to their lower price tag, the specifications were quite low-end, especially their 4GB internal storage, making them useless for heavy smartphone users.

Lava Android One Smartphone

Earlier this month, reports came out stating that Google was planning to launch second generation of Android One smartphones with better specifications. We reported that Lava might introduce this Android One smartphone on July 14, but that didn’t happen. Now, Lava has teased an image that points towards the announcement of a new Android One smartphone next week.

Google released a second-generation Android One smartphone in Turkey earlier this year dubbed General Mobile 4G, and as per the leaked specifications of the upcoming Android One smartphone from Lava, it looks like a similarly-specced device.

I have been using an Android One device, the Karbonn Sparkle V, and other than the limited internal storage, I didn’t notice any performance issues in day-to-day usage. If Lava releases this device at a price of somewhere around Rs. 15,000, it could be a great choice for people looking for smartphones in the mid-range price category.

Lava Iris X5 4G
(Possibly Android One)
General Mobiles 4G
Display
4.6-inch 720p
5-inch 720p
Operating System
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Processor
MediaTek MT6735
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
RAM
2GB
2GB
Storage
16GB
16GB
Camera
12MP + 7MP
13MP + 5MP
Connectivity
4G LTE
4G LTE
Battery
2,500 mAh
– Unknown –

Computer science engineer turned technology blogger. Following consumer electronics industry closely from 2006, he can now predict pretty much where the market is heading. He has a dream to own Android, Windows Phone and iOS smartphones all at the same time.

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jyotirmoy manna
jyotirmoy manna

I am using but in dongle, 4GB @256 . It is an wonderful choice.
But not getting any Rcdma prepaid sim for a friend in my circle.
They are now very reluctant to issue prepaid CDMA connection.

Aditya
Aditya

In Mumbai circle its easily available . So CDMA is good or GSM ???

jyotirmoy manna
jyotirmoy manna

In terms of MB/Rs. ratio ,Reliance cdma is the best, whether u use it in cdma phone or cdma dongle with sim slot.
Speed I get most of the time is 1.03 to 1.10 Mbps. File downloading speed is 100KBps.

deepak das
deepak das

good topic….i think people should go for windows platform too.its good and simple to use no hangs…lots of games…n….useful apps.i played need for speed…dead trigger two….n manymore.andriod is also good.microsoft should focus n tieup with other brands.

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