Lava

Domestic smartphone maker Lava has expanded its flagship Z series by launching four new smartphones, the Lava Z60, Z70, Z80, and Z90 in India. The highlight of these four smartphones is that they come under the company’s recently unveiled ‘Ultimate Money Back Challenge’, under which Lava is offering around 90% refund if you return the device within 30 days.

The latest additions to Lava’s Z series are phones from different price segment and features. The costliest Lava Z90 features a dual rear camera setup and is priced at Rs. 10,750. On the other hand, the cheapest Z60 is priced at only Rs. 5,500. All the phones come in Gold and Black color options.

Lava Z90 Specifications

The Lava Z90 comes with a 5.2 inch HD IPS LCD display. The device supports Dual SIM card and 4G VoLTE. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with Lava’s Star OS 4.1 on top. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor. Memory wise it is coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage.

Lava Z90

If we talk about the camera, the Lava Z90 smartphone is Lava’s first dual camera smartphone. The Z90 has a dual rear camera setup with a primary 8MP rear sensor and a secondary 2MP sensor which adds depth in the images. At the front, there is an 8MP selfie camera with LED flash support.

Connectivity options included are 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and a micro USB port. It has a 2,750mAh battery, which is bigger than the other three devices. It also has a fingerprint scanner at the back.

Lava Z80 Specifications

Coming to the second smartphone in the list, the Lava Z80 features a 5 inch HD display. This dual-SIM Lava smartphone is 4G VoLTE enabled and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat based Star OS 4.1 out of the box.

It is powered by the same 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 chipset. Lava has added 3GB of RAM module in the Z80 as well. It comes with 16GB of internal storage. The device also packs an 8MP rear camera and a 5MP selfie camera with flash on both the sides.

Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack. The device is backed by a 2,500mAh battery. Also, there’s a fingerprint scanner at the back of the phone.

Lava Z70 Specifications

Next up in the line is the Lava Z70 smartphone, which offers a 5 inch HD IPS display. The dual-SIM phone is 4G VoLTE enabled. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with Star OS 4.1 skinned on top. It is powered by the 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 SoC clubbed with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage.

Coming to the camera, the Z70 packs an 8MP rear camera with flash. It has a 5MP front-facing snapper with flash as well. It is capable of recording videos in HD resolution.

Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack. The device is backed by a 2,500mAh battery.

Lava Z60 Specifications

Lava Z60 is the most affordable smartphone of the four. If we talk about its specifications, the Lava Z60 offers a 5 inch FWVGA display. The dual-SIM phone runs on Lava’s Star OS 4.1 on top of Android 7.0 Nougat. It is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core chipset. The SoC is mated with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.

In the camera department, it includes a 5MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and flash. At the front, it comes with a similar 5MP camera with flash. The smartphone is backed by a 2,500mAh battery.

Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack. Dimension wise it measures 143.6 x 72.3 x 9.1 mm and weighs 149 grams.

Pricing and Availability

The Lava Z60 has been priced at Rs. 5,500, whereas the Lava Z70 is priced at Rs. 8,000, the Lava Z80 will cost Rs. 9,000, and lastly, the Lava Z90 will be available for Rs. 10,750. All the devices will be available from both online and offline channels.

Lava Money Back Challenge

Lava has announced a unique scheme for the Indian consumers dubbed as ‘The Ultimate Money Back Challenge.’ Under this scheme, Lava is offering a refund on purchases of Lava Z series smartphones, when consumers return it in 30 days if they’re not satisfied with the product.

“In case a customer is not happy with the experience, he can return the handset and take his money back within 30 days,’’ says the company. However, the product has to be purchased after October 1, 2017. Consumers can return the handset at their nearest Lava service center.

Commenting on the launch, Gaurav Nigam, Product Head, Lava International said,

“With these smartphones, we have been able to pack premium features with product reliability to provide our customers with a very high product experience. Also, through the Money Back Challenge, we wish to provide confidence to our customers about the quality, reliability, and experience of Lava phones.”