Lava comes with a lowend smartphone called Lava A88 which is a dual sim smartphone with all the regular features and a 4G connectivity. The Lava Company is quoting “Don’t think just get it”. But let’s think once and make sure your money doesn’t get wasted on dumb stuff. The price of this mobile in India is very economical comparing to other low end mobiles. Getting in to the review.
Lava A88 is crafted very beautifully and it looks perfect. The design is so surreal at this price. The Lava A88 feels comfortable in the hand. The sides are metal which provides protection. It looks like a very premium phone at a very affordable price.
The build quality of the device is good enough. There is steel chrome running around the device which looks very beautiful. Front there is a camera and the speaker grill on the top panel of the mobile. At the back, there is a primary camera with LED flash. The charging slot at the top.
The power and volume keys are conveniently located on the right and left sides which provide good tactile feedback. The back panel is removable and the sim card slots and the SD card slots are available there. Available in white and blue colors. It weighs around 157 grams and its dimensions are 145.5 x 72 x 9.1 mm. This is a simple yet perfect design for the low-end smartphone you ever get.
Lava A88 has a 5-inch LCD display with multi-touch capacitive touch screen. It has a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. It is made of IPS panel technology. With a screen to body ratio of ~65.8% with a pixel density of ~196ppi.Displaying around 16M colors.
Lava A88 is a mid-range smartphone supplemented with a 5-inch display. It is a dual sim mobile. The device is stuffed by Quad-core 1.2 GHz. It runs on Android 5.1 version Lollipop. Consisting of 512MB RAM and 4GB internal memory and expandable memory is available up to 128GB.
The primary camera is furnished with the features like Geo-tagging, touch focus, panorama, HDR. Having primary camera of 5MP supplemented with autofocus and LED flash. And recording video at 1080p@30fps. 2MP secondary camera with LED flash.
Stereo speakers are available. Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, Wi-Fi hotspot options are available. It has 2000mAh removable polymer battery which gives a very good backup facility. HTML5 browser for browsing the internet. Accelerometer sensor is added.
The Lava A88 is a basic smartphone with all the low-end configuration. The Lava 5 is able to play some games without issues. Despite the basic screen resolution, the frame droppings are rare. The rear speaker’s sound pretty good and the body built quality is nice. It also offers some of the customization options. The smartphone is very simple in its features but performs well. The 2000mAh battery provides around 240hrs of standby time and 14 of talk time which is good.
The camera here is good and you can take a lot of selfies with the front 2GB camera coupled with a LED flash making your pictures brighter. The smart gestures allow you to play music and change music tracks on the lock screen.
Lava A88 is a wonderful device available in the market. It has an excellent performance. The Lava design is very good. The performance is outrageous. It is available at a price tag of Rs 4K. Given specifications are also good.