Lava Mobile Joins Android League, Intros S12

By October 27th, 2011 AT 11:46 AM

Lava Mobile Joins Android League, Intros S12Leading Indian handset maker, Lava Mobiles brings its first Android phone S12 on this Diwali. With this launch Lava enters into elite Android club where other Indian companies like Spice, Videocon, Olive, Micromax and Karbonn are already present.

Lava S12 comes with a price tag of Rs 9999. Online seller Flipkart already started selling this phone at Rs 8500.

It should be noted that Android smartphone at sub 10k price range is overpopulated by biggies like Samsung, LG and Motorola and desi players like Spice, Micromax and Karbonn. So despite of good show Lava S12 will see a tough sale.

Lava S12 comes with Android 2.2 and powered by Qualcomm 7227 600 MHz processor. Despite of a mediocre processor, Lava collaborates the software and hardware perfectly to give users great 3D experience.

At Lava’s Research & Development Centre, Bengaluru, Lava makes a proprietary UI for Android which transforms the home screen into a virtual 3D space and offers 16 customizable home screens. Fast switching between screens with a single gesture, unique smart folders and a rich set of animated 3D widgets, make the navigation simple and effective.

Specifications of LAVA S12:

LooksFull-touch Bar, dimension – 117 x 57.5 x 13.4 (in mm), Wt- 120 g (with battery)
Display3.2” large display, HVGA (480x320p resolution), 262k color, capacitative touch response
HardwareQualcomm 600 Mhz processor, 150 MB Internal memory, microSD support upto 32 GB
Camera5 MP rear camera with 2X zoom
Connectivity3G: HSDPA (7.2 Mbps), EDGE/GPRS, Bluetooth, WiFi, WiFI Hotspot, 3.5mm Headset jack, USB 2.0, PC connectivity with Lava Sync Tool, A-GPS
Applications21 preloaded apps including an office suite, Facebook, Twitter, Nimbuzz, Saavn, Times of India, MoneyControl, TuneWiki, Zenga TV(1 year free subscription) and Hungama MyPlay along with Google apps. More apps are available on Android Market.
Multimediaaudio and video support for common file types.
Battery1300 mAh Li-Ion
Talk time – GSM up to 650 minutes; UMTS up to 485minutes
Stand by time – GSM up to 590hrs; UMTS up to 650 hrs
AccesoriesLeather Pouch,  USB Cable, USB Charger, 2GB MicroSD card

Even if you are not going to buy it, visit to grab a LAVA S12 FREE OF COST!

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Kamal Halder

Raj : Sunny : Not so attractive. Samsung Galaxy Y (832MHz Processor), Micromax A70 (good spec), Spice Mi-350 (Dual sim) are the Best Budget phones under 9k @ Sunny: The feature of Galaxy in comparision fall short – it has only a 2MP camera, is QVGA, has a smaller screen size. Also a dual sim Android is never advisable as it puts unnecessary load on the processor. You are absolutely Right Sunny, The Phone mentioned here is nothing but a piece of Junk Compared to Spice MI 350.. Which has a decent Display, Memory Camera USP of the phone is… Read more »



How come over priced??

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