Lava Iris Win1 With Windows Phone 8.1 at Rs. 4,999


lava_iris_win1_screen.jpgLava Iris Win1

Lava is the latest to join the windows phone bandwagon with the launch of the Iris Win1, priced at Rs. 4,999.

The Lava Iris Win1 will probably be completely available by means of Flipkart starting Thursday. It is going to come bundled with a free flip cover and a monitor protect, in step with Lava.

By means of launching the Iris Win1, Lava has joined domestic handset makers similar to Celkon, Karbonn, Micromax, and Xolo, which have already launched home windows phone handsets available in the market. Curiously, Celkon on Monday unveiled its first windows phone, the win 400, at Rs. 4,979.

The Lava Iris Win1 is a twin-SIM (GSM+GSM) device and the first smartphone within the firm’s lineup to run home windows phone 8.1. It features a 4-inch WVGA (480×800 pixels) IPS display and includes sensors similar to accelerometer, proximity sensor and ambient mild sensor.

It’s powered via a 1.2ghz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon (unspecified chipset) alongside 1GB of RAM. It sports a 5-megapixel rear autofocus digital camera with LED flash and BSI+ sensor, while it additionally homes a 0.3-megapixel entrance-facing digicam. The Lava Iris Win1 includes 8GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable by means of microSD card (as much as 32GB).


Lava Iris Win1 With Windows Phone 8.1 Launched at Rs. 4,999


The Iris Win1 packs a 1950mah battery with no word on talk time and standby time. It comes with GPRS/ aspect, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and Micro-USB connectivity options.

Commenting on the launch of Iris Win1, Navin Chawla, vice chairman and Head-Product, Lava international restricted said, “we are pleased so as to add Iris Win1 – home windows powered instrument in our smartphone portfolio for customers who’re searching for windows platform. Win1 shall be completely launched on Flipkart. Our strong product offering coupled with Flipkart’s outstanding provider, we are hopeful to please our online shoppers.”

Rajiv Ahlawat, Director, Mobility, Microsoft India mentioned, “Our deep engagement with local oems is among the engines of growth for home windows telephone and we’re proud of our partnership with Lava. With the Iris Win1, windows phone is now on hand to a whole new staff of consumers in India, who are searching for innovation and worth.”