Lava is ready to spit fire on the competition with the new Lava My Z and the Z Series phones they have launched to take on Xiaomi, Samsung, and Realme in the budget section.
Lava, like Micromax, is making a comeback in the mobile space with the launch of new budget phones.
In this article, we have listed down some of the latest phones from Lava currently available in India in the price range of Rs. 5000 to Rs. 15000. Apart from the Lava My Z and the Z6, Z4, etc the company has also launched the new Lava Bea (a phone for girls), Z81, and the Z91, Z2s.
Lava on 22nd July 2021 launched the new Lava Z2s in India. The entry-level made-in-India phone comes in a single striped blue color.
As a launch offer, Lava is offering 100 days of screen replacement warranty on the device.
Let’s have a look at the specs and features for the latest Lava Z2s:
Starting with its display, the Lava Z2s features a 6.5 inch large IPS LCD display that comes with a waterdrop notch.
Also, the panel has an HD+(1600*720) resolution and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
Powering the device is the MediaTek Helio Octa-core processor, paired with 2GB DDR4x RAM for lag-free performance.
Further, It comes with 32GB onboard storage that is further expandable up to 512GB.
Notably, the phone operates on an Android 11(Go Edition).
For Imaging, it has a single 8MP camera on its back with an aperture of f/2.0.
For selfies, the Lava Z2s offers a 5MP camera with an f/2.2 aperture.
Also, we have got face unlocking support and speakers that offer a loud and clear sound.
Connectivity options include Bluetooth 5.0, 3.5mm audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, USB Type-C connectivity, and dual SIM 3G/4G support.
Furthermore, the phone packs with a 5000mAH Li-Po battery and comes with a standard charging speed.
It is available for Rs. 7,299 online as well as in offline stores.
Overall, this phone is a good competitor of Redmi 9A and Realme C11.
Lava Z1 (Price Rs. 4,999)
Lava has launched the new made in India mobile – Lava Z1 in the sub 5k price range and it comes with Dual 4G volte support and will work with all telecom sim-cards.
The Lava Z1 has a 5.0-inch screen and offers 854*480 pixels resolution. Powering the device is the MediaTek Helio A20 processor – Quad Core with 1.3 Ghz clock speed and also has a PowerVR GE8300 GPU.
Further, the phone has got 2 GB Ram and runs on the latest Android 10 OS.
There is 16 Gb internal storage and it comes with expandable storage.
Additionally, it has got a 5 MP front selfie camera and a 5MP rear camera with an LED Flash.
The phone has a 3100 mAH capacity battery and has a thickness of 10.3 mm.
Lava Z4 and Z6
The latest Lava phones launched on 7th Jan 2021 include – Lava Z1, Lava Z2, Lava Z4, and Lava Z6. The most exciting thing about these new phones is the sub 10k price.
Let’s start with the specs of Lava Z2, Lava Z4, and Lava Z6 that come with similar Specs with few changes that I will detail subsequently.
First of all, we start with the performance so both phones are powered by MediaTek Helio G35 chipset that provides easy multitasking.
The phones come with the stock Android 10 experience with some minor additions like a screen recorder etc. Not so bloated like some of the rival phones.
The main difference between Lava Z4 and the Z6 is that the Lava Z4 comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. On the other side, the Lava Z6 comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.
Both devices have a 6.50-inch waterdrop notch display along with 1600*720 px resolution including a 20:9 aspect ratio and 270ppi pixel density.
There is an 82.1% screen to body ratio have in both phones along with corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
For imaging, Both devices have a triple rear camera setup with a 13MP primary camera, a 5MP ultrawide lens, and a 2MP depth camera.
Additionally, For selfies, Both have a 16MP front-facing camera.
Both support dual SIM 4G network connectivity.
At last, Both devices have equipped with a massive 5000 mAH battery capacity but without fast charging support.
The price of Lava Z4 is Rs 8,999 and Lava Z6 comes with a price tag of Rs 9,999.
Note – Lava Z2 also has some common specs and design as the Z4 and Z6.
But the Lava Z2 comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal memory.
Also, instead of the triple rear cameras, it comes with a dual rear camera setup including a 13MP main camera and 2MP depth camera.
For selfies, it has an 8MP front camera.
The price of Lava Z2 is Rs 6,999.
Lava Z1 Specs and Details
The Lava Z1 is a basic Android smartphone that comes with a different design and is available for an affordable price of Rs. 4999.
Powering the device is a MediaTek Helio A20 chipset. It is a 1.3GHz Quad-Core processor and operates on the Android 10 operating system.
The device comes with 2GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage. The storage is user expandable and you can add a micro-sd card up to 256 GB to store all videos and images.
The Lava Z1 comes with a 5.0-inch display including 854*480 pixels resolution along with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
It comes with a 5 MP single front and rear camera.
The phone support dual 4G network connectivity.
For long usage, the phone comes with a 3100 mAH battery capacity.
The price of the phone is Rs 4,999.
Recommendation – Overall, Lava launched these phones for all types of users like Lava Z1 suits basic users, Lava Z2 is a good choice for parents(if they are not keen on high specs), and Lava Z4 and Lava Z6 is the best choice for multitasking.
Lava BeU Launches in India for Rs. 6,888
Lava has launched a new smartphone in the Indian market – Lava B U. Lava and Micromax are making a comeback in the mobile arena and they are launching new affordable phones. Micromax recently launched two new phones and is focusing on Made in India, Lava is also doing the same.
The Lava BeU is a woman-centric smartphone and comes with some attractive features especially for women. The smartphone will be available for an attractive price of Rs. 6888 but so far no exact sale date is shared.
The Lava BeU comes in a rose pink color and has a crystal-studded camera module. The speaker at the back is petal-shaped. The design is female-centric and some girls may like this new Lava phone.
The phone has a 6.08-inch HD+ (1520*720) pixels display with 19.5:9 with U-Notch.
Powering the device is the new Spreadtrum SC9863A SoC and an IMG8322 GPU. Notably, the processor is comparable to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 or the MediaTek Helio P22 processor.
It is an Octa-Core processor and can play casual games with ease. Additionally, we have got 2 GB ram and also have 32 GB of internal storage that is user expandable.
Furthermore, the phone runs on the latest Android 10 (Go Edition) Os and it will also get future software updates.
Other Specs and Details
The Lave BeU comes with a 13 Megapixel rear camera with f/1.85 aperture and also has a 2 MP secondary camera.
For clicking selfies, we have got an 8 MP camera at the front with an f/2.2 aperture.
The phone can work all day considering it comes with a 4050 man capacity battery. Also, it comes with a 3.5 mm headphone jack, a micro-usb port, and also has Dual 4G Volte Support.
You can use the phone with JIO, Airtel, Vodafone-Idea Sim card without any hassles.
Overall this is a new innovative product from Lava. Moreover, considering the Made in India sentiment the company may find many buyers looking forward to getting this affordable device.