The latest smartphone launched by Lava, Iris X8, Lava Iris X8 is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) smartphone this smartphone runs Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box. As per the company’s confirmation the handset is upgradable to Android 5.0 Lollipop, but update realese date not mentioned or confirmed. Iris X8 features a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with Asahi Dragontrail glass protection. The smartphone Iris X8 is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core (unspecified chipset) processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and Mali 450 MP GPU. The latest lava smartphone Iris X8 comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). This smartphone sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and BSI 3 sensor, while there is a secondary 3-megapixel front-facing camera also onboard. The rear camera supports full-HD video recording and comes with Panorama, HDR mode, face detection, smile shot and voice capture options.
On the connectivity option available in Iris X8 is 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth options. The smartphone packs a 2500mAh battery.
Lava Iris X8 measures 143.4×70.9×8.6mm, weighs 160 grams, and is listed in Black and White colour. It packs sensors such as accelerometer, ambient light sensor, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.
The new smartphone from Lava will be available across physical retail stores in India. The Lava Iris X8 will be also available exclusively on Flipkart starting Monday at 12pm IST.