Lava International Ltd. is a rapidly growing mobile phone manufacturer company which has introduced many smartphones and feature phones in the past couple of years. One of these phones is Lava Arc Grace which includes all features that can be found on a mobile device of similar range and comes at a very decent price. The phone has a large display with noticeable clarity and boasts a magnificent design. It has plenty of useful applications such as a mobile tracker, call recording, FM recording and the ability to play audio and video in various file formats. It doesn't offer high-end functionality like smartphones, but for a common man who uses the phone most of the time to make and receive calls or send text messages, it is a perfect option. Let's have a look at the key components of this phone and find out what makes it preferable for masses in different countries.
The Lava Arc Grace features 7.1 cm TFT screen with the 240 x 320 pixels screen resolution and 143ppi pixel density. The phone measures 130 x 56 x 12.1 mm and feels light in the hands. It has a curved back panel, which provides good grip over the phone and smooth keypad which lets you type and access various features quickly. The phone is strongly built and has a candy bar shape which looks elegant in black colour. The large QVGA display of the phone with 65K screen colours is good for those who have weak eyesight and a torch light facility which is common in such phones, let you walk easily at night. The phone supports Hindi, English and Punjabi languages. It has 3.5 mm audio jack, speakers, dual SIM card slot (GSM + GSM) and FM radio with recording option. Apart from Black, the handset ships in Grey and White colours too.
The Lava Arc Grace support memory cards so the memory can be expanded up to 32GB via a micro SD card. In simple words, you can save up to 1500 contacts in the memory card and store multiple songs, videos and images too. The phone provides auto call recording and mobile tracking facilities and includes additional features such as Alarm, Calculator, Calendar, World clock, Stopwatch, Lava Times, Privacy Protection and Go Life. The phone allows users to save 1000 contacts in phonebook memory and 500 messages in SMS memory. The phone provides standard call features like Speed Dial, Hands-free, Call duration, Call History, Reject by SMS and lets user Blacklist any number too. The phone comes with a one-year manufacturer warranty and six-month warranty for the accessories such as Battery, Charger, Earphone, etc. present in the box.
The Lava Arc Grace equips a 0.3 megapixel VGA camera on the back side with digital zoom so that you can take clear pictures from a distance. There is no flashlight so images taken in dark environment may not provide a good amount of details. The phone also allows users to record videos from the built-in camera. The music player of the phone supports MP3, WAV and Amr files and video player support files in MP4, 3GP and AVI format. You can play MP3 and MIDI ringtone on the phone and play in-built games like Tweety Bird and Snake. WAP browser is preinstalled on the phone that offers basic internet facilities with GPRS technology.
The Arc Grace packs a 1300mAh Li-ion battery which is more than enough for a feature phone like this. It easily lasts for the entire day, even in the situation of heavy usage. As far as the connectivity is concerned, the phone includes Bluetooth, USB and supports frequency of GSM 900/DCS 1800MHz. However, it doesn't support Edge technology.