New Delhi : Lava on Thursday launched the budget phone X81 in India at a price of Rs 11,499. The Lava X81 will be going on sale online exclusively via Flipkart starting June 13 and will be also available via physical retail stores. The X81 is a budget 4G LTE capable (VoLTE ready) smartphone that runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow-based Star OS 3.0 out-of-the-box and supports dualSIM.
It sports a 13-megapixel camera on the rear with dualLED flash alongside a 5-megapixel front camera with flash. The phone is backed by a 2,700mAh battery.The Lava X81 comes with a 5-inch HD IPS screen with a 720×1280 pixels resolution and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek processor with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory which is further expandable by up to 64GB via microSD card. It also sports Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It measures 142.6×73.4×8.4mm. The 4G-enabled Lava X81 is said to support VoLTE via a future FOTA (firmware over-the-air) update. Apart from 4G, the smartphone supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, GPRS/ EDGE, and 3G connectivity options.
Commenting on the launch, Gaurav Nigam, Head of Product, Lava International said, "It's an immense delight for us to announce Lava X81, a smartphone with a powerful combination of design and technology. It's not just a complex maze of components put together – it is, in the truest sense, a device that has a style quotient and flaunt value of its own."