Lava Mobiles launched their first windows powered handset for a good price of Rs. 4,999. The lava Iris Win1 will be running Windows Phone 8.1 out of the box and will be competing with other low budget Windows phone that are already available in the Indian markets.

Lava Iris Win1 is powered by qualcomm snapdragon quad core processor clocked at 1.2GHz. The good part is that it runs WP 8.1 with 1GB RAM. In addition there is 8GB of internal storage and 32GB micro SD card support.

It is a windows powered dual SIM handset sporting a 4 inch IPS screen with 800 x 480 pixels resolution. There is an auto focus camera of 5MP resolution placed on the rear. The rear camera is with BSI+ sensor and also comes with LED flash support. Front facing camera is of VGA resolution.

Key features are 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth. The Iris Win1 comes loaded with a 1950 mAh battery that should be sufficient for such a configuration.

Lava Iris Win1 quad core windows phone 8.1 handset

Lava Iris Win1 will be made available on Flipkart starting from 4th of December 2014 for Rs. 4,999.

By Rajeev Rana

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