Lava on Friday launched its 4G-enabled tablet in India, the IvoryS 4G, priced at Rs. 8,799. Apart from 4G connectivity (with support for both Indian LTE bands), the highlight of the voice-calling tablet is its dual-SIM support. The tablet will be available through both offline and online channels.
The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based Lava IvoryS 4G bears a 7-inch HD (1280x800 pixels) IPS display, and is powered by a 1GHz quad-core Cortex-A53 CPU coupled with 1GB of DDR3 RAM. It comes with a 5-megapixel rear autofocus camera with LED flash and 1080p video recording, apart from a 3.2-megapixel front-facing camera.
The Lava IvoryS 4G bears 16GB of inbuilt storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). It is powered by a 3000mAh battery. The dual-SIM card slots support 4G connectivity on one slot, and 3G+2G on the second slot.Commenting on the launch, Raman Sharma, VP and Head of Tablets and IT, Lava International said, "As per industry reports, India will have over 300 million 3G and 4G subscribers by 2018. With our vision to empower people to do more and be more, we are committed to drive the 4G adoption in India. As one of the leading players in the tablet category, our endeavour is to provide world-class technology accessible to all and IvoryS 4G is a step further in that direction. In a burgeoning tablet industry, tactical differentiators are passe - it is all about discovering and experiencing the difference. And, our reliable products are testimony to that, which further gets reinforced by IvoryS 4G."