Lava Mobiles has launched their first Android powered mobile handset in India, called the Lava S12. At 13mm, the Lava S12 is a very slim mobile handset and has a matte leather finish. The phone comes pre-installed with a good number of useful applications which helps you get started with Android faster if you are a newbie.
Lava has put its own 3D User Interface into the phone along side Android 2.2 Froyo that transforms the phone’s home screen into a virtual 3D space with 16 customizable home screens. Users can further customise the phone with the help of unique smart folders and animated 3D widgets. Some of the pre-installed applications on the phone include Saavn, Advanced Task Killer, Office Suite (for PDF, MS Office 2010), TuneWiki, Zenga TV (with 1 year free subscription) & MoneyControl.
Specs & Features
- 600 MHz Qualcomm processor
- 3.2 inch HVGA screen with Capacitive touch at 480 by 320 pixels resolution
- 5MP Camera with zoom.
- Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Portable Wi-Fi hotspot
- 32GB expandable memory.
- Dimensions: 11.7 cm by 5.75 cm by 1.34 cm
- Runs on Android 2.2 (Froyo) Operating system with Lava’s 3D User Interface
- SlideIT keyboard that lets users input text by sliding fingers just like Swype.
The Lava S12 mobile phone retails at a price of Rs. 9999/- and is available at all retail outlets and on major e-commerce portals. The phone also comes with a 2GB memory card absolutely free of cost.