This Thursday, Lava launched two new budget smartphones in the Indian market, Lava A88 and Lava A71. The A71 has already gone on sale at a price of Rs.6,499 while A88 will be soon made available at Rs.5,499.

Lava A71 sports a 5-inch HD (720 x 1280 pixel) IPS display which comes with Corning Gorilla Glass for extra protection. It is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor assisted with 1 GB of RAM. It features a 5 MP rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video-callings. It offers 8GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 32 GB by an external microSD card. The phone is juiced by a 2500mAh battery. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and comes in Royal Blue, Dream Black, and Regal Gold colours.

Lava A88
Lava A71

The Lava A88 also runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop, and sports a 5-inch having a resolution of 480×850. On the processing front, A88 is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor assisted with 512MB of RAM. The rear shooter is a 5-megapixel lens with an LED flash and for selfies and video chat, it has a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. It offers 4GB of inbuilt storage expandable up to 32 GB by an external microSD card. The smartphone is powered by a 2000mAh battery and will come in Black and White colour variants.

Lava A88
Lava A88

Commenting on the launch of new Lava 4G smartphones, Navin Chawla, Chief Operating Officer, Lava International, said, “Mobile internet penetration is rapidly increasing in India and with 4G services being rolled out the pace will increase further. Even in markets where 4G services have not yet been launched by the operators, consumers want to opt for 4G devices to stay future ready. With affordable 4G devices at multiple price points, we aim to fuel the aspirations of the ever evolving mobile consumer. These devices have been designed to deliver an unmatched 4G hardware experience in terms of faster browsing, downloading, streaming and video calling”.

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