Lava Z40 has been launched in India for first-time smartphone users. Being a part of Google's Android Go programme, the new Lava phone runs Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) out-of-the-box and comes with 8GB of onboard storage. There is also a 4-inch display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Further, the Lava Z40 comes with dual 4G VoLTE SIM slots and sports a 2-megapixel rear camera along with an LED flash. The new model is touted to offer a battery life of one and a half days. Lava has offered 10 Indian languages on the Z40, including Hindi. The phone also comes with a K7 external audio PA speaker.
The Lava Z40 price in India has been set at Rs. 3,499. The phone comes in two distinct colour options, including Black and Gold.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Lava Z40 runs Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition) and features a 4-inch (400x800 pixels) TN display along with a 16:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Under the hood, the phone has a 1.4GHz quad-core SoC, coupled with 1GB of RAM.
For photos and videos, the Lava Z40 has a 2-megapixel camera sensor at the back along with an LED flash. There is also a 2-megapixel selfie camera along with an LED flash. Furthermore, the handset comes preloaded with a Bokeh mode.
The Lava Z40 has 8GB of internal storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 64GB). Connectivity options include dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is an accelerometer. Besides, the phone packs a 2,250mAh battery and measures 125.5x63.9x11.65mm.