Lava has seen considerable growth in the Indian smartphone market, and the trend seems to be continuing till date. Lava has understood what the users want in the budget segment smartphones and seems to manufacture smartphones tailor made according to market needs. It is a rumour that Lava would launch its “Lava M2” smartphone in the coming months. It is a belief that the phone would feature itself in budget segment of smartphones. So let’s see what this phone can offer to its users and how it can perform in real life.
The smartphone is expected to come with full metal rectangular design, which in turn would provide this phone with a premium look. The phone is also expected to feature a physical home button and two soft capacitive buttons. Looking at the leaked images online, the phone looks like a shiny piece of metal. It is expected that the phone would be available in two colour variants i.e. Gold and Black. The external dimensions of the phone are expected to be 155 x 77 x 7.35 mm and may weigh around 161grams. The phone is expected to come with 5.5 inches Full HD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 16M colours and screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. The phone may also feature a dual SIM facility for Nano-SIM. With the current spec of full DS display, the display would turn out to be one of the best features of the phone. There would be no problem regarding the colour production and viewing angles, as the full HD screen will take care of that. Overall in look and appeal this phone looks fantastic.
The Lava M2 will run on Android OS version 5.1, i.e. Lollipop. The phone will supposedly feature a 1.3 GHz Octa Core processor which would be backed by 3GB of RAM. With the current hardware specifications, playing light games and applications on the phone would be a pleasurable experience. However, playing heavy graphic intensive games on the phone may experience frame drops and lags. The Lava M2 is expected to come with 32 GB of internal storage, while the internal storage could be expanded up to 64 GB using the microSD card slot is provided in the smartphone.
The primary camera is expected to come with 13 MP camera which would be supported by LED flashlight. The camera shall also support Geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection, HDR, Panorama. With the expected camera specs, one cold surely expect some decent quality picture. However, much can’t be commented about the camera till we get to review the phone hands on. HD videos are also expected to be recorded by the camera. The secondary camera may have 5MP shooter, thus seems capable enough to capture some decent selfies.
The speakers provided in the Smartphone are expected to work great. The phone is expected to have a 3.5mm jack. The phone might be packed with all the features and sensors, such as proximity sensor, accelerometer, compass and gyroscope.
A 2600 mAh removable Li-Ion battery is expected to come with this smartphone. With the current battery specification, one can easily expect the phone to work for a longer duration of time. The Lava M2 is expected to come with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot, Bluetooth version 4.0, LE, A-GPS and microUSB 2.0.