Lava has launched 2 new smartphones in the hyper-competitive 10K to 20K price range.
Lava Z25 and Z10 are all set to compete with the Chinese offerings in the market. They’re officially priced at Rs 18,000 and Rs 11,500 respectively.
The phones will come with basic 1.5 years warranty for the users. The company is also promising a 30 Day Replacement Policy.
Lava Z25 Priced at Rs 18000
Coming to the phones, the more premium Z 25 sports a metal uni-body with diamond cut chamfers. Although, the back seems to be a complete rip off of the Redmi Note 3.
There’s also around fingerprint sensor below the camera sensor. Lava claims it can easily unlock under 0.16s, which is indeed is 20% faster than other flagships out there. It’ll also use their fingerprint to unlock the apps.
It flaunts a 5.5-inch FHD IPS LCD display up front. There’s a 2.5D curved glass enhancing the front look, Lava also claims that it can give up to 500 nits of brightness. It’s driven by a 64-bit 1.5 GHz Octa-core MediaTek chipset.
The processor is coupled with 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. It can be expended up to 128 GB through micro SD cards.
There’s a 13 MP Sony IMX 258 sensor at the back with LED flash, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture and 5-layer Largan lens. At the front there’s an 8 MP selfie shooter with spotlight flash and the same f/2.0 aperture and 5-Layer Largan lens.
Powering the Z25 is rather underwhelming 3020 mAh battery.
The Z25 ships with Android Marshmallow v6.0.1 with Star OS v3.3 skin on top.
Lava Z10 Priced at Rs 11500
The cheaper variant Z10 is a different offering altogether. It flaunts a rather smaller 5 inch HD IPS LCD display with oleophobic coating as well.
It runs on a 64-bit 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek SOC with 2 GB of RAM.
There’s 16 GB of internal storage with storage expansion option as well like its sibling. Thr Z10 features 8MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 5-layer Largen lens.
While the front features 5 MP selfie shooter with f/2.2 aperture and 4-layer Largan lens.
The phone is powered by 2650 mAh battery pack. It ships with Android v6.0 Marshmallow with Star OS v3.3 skin on top.
Both the smartphones come with ‘Power Saver mode’ and ‘Super Power Saver mode’ for longer battery life out of it.
Interestingly, both the phones have focused on optics and also come with “Bokeh” and “Night Pro” modes as well.
It’ll be available from March 23rd, in Champagne Gold and Grey color variants. Whereas the Z10 is available only in Gold color option.