At the India Mobile Congress 2022 (IMC) the Lava Blaze 5G, a cost-effective 5G smartphone was introduced. The device is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC and runs on Android 12 out of the box. The smartphone has a triple rear camera set up and also features a 5,000mAh battery. There is a RAM expansion feature on the phone that utilises unused storage and virtually increases the memory to 7GB.
Lava Blaze 5G price in India, availability
The cost of the recently released Lava Blaze 5G in India has not yet been disclosed. However, according to the company, the device may cost around Rs 10,000 in the country. The pre-orders for the Lava Blaze 5G will begin around Diwali.
Lava Blaze 5G specifications
Android 12 is used by the Lava Blaze 5G. A 7nm MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC with a maximum clock speed of 2.2GHz powers the 5G smartphone. It comes with 4GB of built-in RAM and has the option to add 3GB of virtual RAM using available storage. The screen size is 6.51 inches HD+ IPS. The screen refreshes at a 90Hz pace. Widevine L1 functionality is available on the device’s display. The phone sports a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for authentication and 128GB of internal storage.
The Lava Blaze 5G is highlighted by an AI-backed triple rear camera array with a 50-megapixel primary sensor for photos and videos. The front of the 5G smartphone has an 8-megapixel sensor for selfies and video calls. A 5,000mAh battery powers the Lava Blaze 5G.
Speaking about the product, Sunil Raina, President & Business Head, Lava International Limited said, “It has always been our desire to develop an accessible 5G smartphone that is made in India. The product aligns with the larger vision of providing the next-generation 5G technology to Indians at an affordable price point. The Lava Blaze 5G is dedicated to every #ProudlyIndian smartphone user that dreams of seeing their country emerge as the next tech superpower. With the launch of this smartphone, we are making the power of 5G technology accessible to all”
“MediaTek has had a long-standing association with Lava and we congratulate them on the launch of Lava Storm 5G, powered by MediaTek Dimensity 700 that enables robust 5G smartphone experiences. The chip supports up to 64MP camera with AI-color, AI-beauty & AI-bokeh enhancements to deliver incredible photos, videos & streaming. The new 5G smartphone aims to make cutting-edge technology accessible to all. This collaboration is a part of our commitment to furthering the government’s Design in India vision,” added Anku Jain, Managing Director, MediaTek India.
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