Lava has launched the 3G 402+, successor to the 3G 402 budget smartphone at Rs. 6,499. The Lava 3G 402+ smartphone was listed at an e-commerce website earlier for a discounted price
of Rs. 5,499.
The Lava 3G 402+ is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) device, much like its predecessor and runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean out-of-the-box. It sports a 4.0-inch WVGA display with a resolution of 480x800 pixels.
The 3G 402+ is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor (unspecified chipset) coupled with 512MB of RAM. It sports a 3-megapixel rear camera with flash, while it also houses a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera. It comes with 4GB inbuilt storage which is further expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. The device also includes a 1500mAh battery that is rated to deliver up to 4 hours of talktime and 200 hours of standby time.
Connectivity options on the Lava 3G 402+ include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/AGPS, GPRS, EDGE and 3G. The Lava 3G 402+ budget smartphone will be available in Metallic Grey, Metallic Brown, and Ivory White colour variants.
The Lava 3G 402 was launched in August this year, alongside the 3G 356.
Commenting on the launch Hari Om Rai, Chairman and Managing Director, Lava International Ltd. said, "Lava aims to live up to the demands of its consumers by providing them the best 3G enabled devices at affordable prices as a growing number of people feel it is important to stay connected on social networks and utilize 3G mobile internet on the go. With a strong market intelligence, we have now launched 3G 402+ for an enhanced overall user experience."
Earlier in December, Lava launched the Iris 503 smartphone at Rs. 9,999. The Lava Iris 503 supports dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) functionality and runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.
It features a 5-inch qHD (540x960) IPS display. It is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor (unspecified chipset) along with 512MB of RAM. It sports a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with BSI sensor and LED flash. There is also a 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera onboard.
Mobiles launched in December 2013