Lava launched its new Iris X1 Selfie, as the name suggest it is selfie focused smartphone. The Iris X1 Selfie comes with 5MP front camera with LED Flash and 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, Grilla Glass 3 lens protection. It is powered by 1.3GHz quad core MediaTek MT6580 processor with 1GB of RAM. The smartphone has 4.5-inch IPS display with Asahi Dragontrail protection Glass.
The Iris X1 Selfie runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box. Connectivity options include 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It packs with 2000mAh battery. The smartphone comes with Voice command to click pictures by saying Cheese or Capture. It also comes with preloaded Beauty-fi software that lets eye-enlargement, eye lashes color, teeth whitening, skin smoothening, skin whitening and more.
Commenting on the launch, Navin Chawla, Senior Vice President and Head – Product, Lava International Limited said,
Keeping in line with the current trend and insights gathered from our young audience, we are excited to announce the launch of Iris X1 selfie, specially meant for selfie enthusiasts. We realize that there is a need for such devices and with our R&D efforts this offering has a perfect combination of hardware and software driven front camera capabilities.
Commenting on the processor capability, Dr. Finbarr Moynihan, MediaTek Inc., said,
MediaTek is committed to delivering enhanced multimedia features for a rich user experience, and we are pleased to collaborate with Lava to accelerate the delivery of leading technology for the India market. Lava’s much anticipated Iris X1 Selfie is powered by MediaTek’s MT6580, a highly integrated System on Chip (SOC) with superior camera support that enables improved image and video quality. We are certain this latest handset will deliver high performance and the desired experience to the X1 Selfie users.
The Lava Iris X1 Selfie is available in Icy White, Royal Black and Purple colours for Rs.6,777.
Lava Iris X1 Selfie specifications are
Processor: 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580
Display: 4.5-inch IPS with Asahi Dragontrail glass protection, 854×480 pixels
RAM: 1GB DDR3
Memory: 8GB internal, expandable up to 32GB microSD
Camera: Rear 8MP with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.4 μm Pixel Size and Gorilla Glass 3 Cover lens/ Front 5MP with LED flash
OS: Android 5.1 Lollipop
SIM: Dual with dual standby
Connectivity: 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS