Cheapest Windows phone in market!Lava Iris Win1Lava launched Iris Win1, its first Windows 8.1 running smartphone. It has 4-inch touch display with TN screen, 800×400 pixels. It has 1GB of RAM with 8GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 32GB. It is a dual SIM smartphone with 3G and 2G connectivity.

The Iris Win1 sports 5MP rear shooter with LED Flash, BSI+ sensor and 0.3MP (VGA) front shooter. It has 1950mAh battery capacity.

Commenting on the launch, Navin Chawla, Vice President and Head-Product, LAVA International Limited said,

[notification type=”notification_info” ]At LAVA we always endeavor to provide our consumers with best possible choices in terms of design, features, apps, services and now platforms as well. We are pleased to add Iris Win1 – Windows powered device in our smartphone portfolio for consumers who are looking for Windows platform.[/notification]

Michael Adnani, VP – Retail & Head of Brand Alliances, Flipkart said,

[notification type=”notification_info” ]We are excited to introduce the first LAVA smartphone powered by Windows on our platform. We are confident that this exclusive partnership will help us expand our offering of products and technology which is in tune with our customer requirements. The exclusive launch of LAVA Iris Win1 is an extension of our commitment to bring world-class products for our customers backed by our superior service.[/notification]

Rajiv Ahlawat, Director – Mobility, Microsoft India said,

[notification type=”notification_info” ]I congratulate LAVA on the launch of their first Windows Phone. The Iris Win1 will be available to Indian consumers exclusively on Flipkart. Our deep engagement with local OEMs is one of the engines of growth for Windows Phone and we are proud of our partnership with LAVA. With the Iris Win1, Windows Phone is now available to a whole new group of consumers in India, who are looking for innovation and value.[/notification]

The Lava Iris Win1 will be available in Black colour for Rs. 4,999 on Flipkart starting from December 4th.

Lava Iris Win1 specifications are

  • Processor: 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon
  • Display: 4-inch capacitive touch TN screen with 800×400 pixels
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Memory: 8GB internal, expandable up to 32GB microSD
  • Camera: Rear 5MP with LED Flash, BSI+ sensor/ Front 0.3MP
  • OS: Windows Phone 8.1
  • SIM: Dual (2G + 3G)
  • Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS
  • Battery: 1950mAh