Lava Mobiles might soon launch the Lava Iris X8 an octa core powered smartphone with 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and running KitKat out of the box. The Iris X8 is listed on Flipkart  for Rs. 8,999.

The specifications are clearly mentioned. Iris X8 is powered by 1.4GHz MediaTek MTK6592M chipset with Mali 450 MP GPU. It is dual SIM with 3G support. X8 is loaded with 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and 32GB external card support. Of the 16GB users will get about 13 GB usable space.

The handset will be running Android KitKat and will get the Android Lollipop update. Touch screen is with Asahi Glass protection. It is an IPS screen of size 5 inches supporting 1280 x 720 pixels resolution. Smartphone weight with battery is 160 grams and 8.6mm thick.

Lava Iris X8 Octa core with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage

There is 8MP AF camera on the rear with BSI sensor and dual LED flash and a 3MP camera on the front. Key features are 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and following sensors (accelerometer, hall, light and proximity). X8 houses a 2500 mAh battery with a talk time of up to 9 hours on 3G.

Lava Iris X8 on Flipkart

It is now officially confirmed that Lava Iris X8 will be launching on 9th Feb 2015 for Rs. 8,999. It will be available on Flipkart and retail stores.

By Rajeev Rana

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