Lava launched another A-series budget smartphone with 4G VoLTE support. The Lava A97 has been priced at Rs. 5,949 and it is listed in the company website. Lava didn’t reveal when or where the smartphone will be available to purchase. This smartphone will be available in Blue, Gold, and Grey color variants.
Lava A97 Specifications
The Lava A97 is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It has 5MP rear camera with LED flash and the front camera is also 5MP with LED flash. There is 8GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB using MicroSD card.
The Lava A97 will be running Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. This dual SIM handset has support for 4G VoLTE, but only one SIM card can work in 4G mode at a time. It supports 4G LTE bands in India – FDD-LTE Band 3 (1800MHz), Band 5, and TDD-LTE Band 40 (2300MHz).
For connectivity, it has GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with hotspot functionality, Bluetooth, FM radio, Micro-USB, and GPS. This phone has a 2350mah battery, it weighs 160 grams and measures 145x72x9.2mm.
Lava recently announced a ‘365 days screen replacement’ offer. Under this offer all customer who buy a Lava smartphone or feature phone between 15th Sept and 15th November 2016 will get free screen replacement if it gets damaged. This will be a onetime offer, which means you will not get free replacement for the second time. But all customers will have to pay the labor charges of Rs.250 for smartphones and Rs.150 for feature phones.