Lava Mobiles on Monday has launched a large-screen smartphone, a 6-inch phablet called the Magnum X604, at Rs. 11,999. While the smartphone will be available across all retail stores in India,Lava has exclusively partnered with Snapdeal for selling it online.
The dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) supporting Lava Magnum X604 runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat out-of-the-box. The large screen Magnum X604 features a 6-inch HD (720×1280 pixel) IPS display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core (unspecified chipset) processor with Videocore IV GPU coupled with 1MB of RAM.
It sports an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera along with LED flash and BSI sensor, while there is a 2-megapixel front-facing camera also onboard. The Magnum X604 supports storage expansion via microSD card (up to 32GB), with 8GB of inbuilt storage already on the device.
The Lava Magnum X604 packs a 2600mAh battery, which is rated for up to 8 hours of talk time (unspecified network) and 200 hours of standby time according to the company.
The various connectivity options on the Lava Magnum X604 include 3G, 2G, Bluetooth, GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi, GPS, and GLONASS. The smartphone measures 163.3x84x8.9mm and weighs 207 grams.
Commenting on the launch, Mr S.N Rai, Co-Founder & Director, Lava International Ltd, “With the launch of LAVA Magnum X604 our endeavour was to multiply consumer’s experience with its big screen size and high-performance features while being highly pocket-friendly and portable. The Magnum X604 is a perfect companion for consumers who want to stay connected and experience the best of both smartphones and tablets in one device.”