Lava Z81 is the newest addition to the Lava’s Z-range product portfolio. The company has launched this device for the Indian users in two color options — Black and Gold.
The major highlight of this new device is that it comes with an AI-based ‘Studio Mode’ on the front as well as rear cameras for portrait photography. Further, it can be used to apply lighting effects like Splash, Stage Light, Stage Light Mono, and more.
The other highlights of Lava Z81 include a 5.7-inch display, Star OS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 Oreo, MediaTek Helio A22 SoC, 3,000mAh battery, and more.
Key Hardware Specifications
The smartphone’s hardware specifications include a 5.7-inch IPS display. It has a screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels, 282PPI pixel density, 18:9 aspect ratio and it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The company has used MediaTek’s Helio A22 quad-core processor which is clocked at 2GHz. The device is paired with either 2GB or 3GB RAM and come only with 32GB of internal storage. However, both the variants internal storage can be increased up to 256GB via microSD card slot.
For the photography, the Lava Z81 has a single rear camera setup of the 13-megapixel sensor. At the front, the smartphone has a 13-megapixel camera. Both the rear side as well as the front side have LED flash.
Connectivity and Sensors
In terms of connectivity, the dual-SIM device has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS + GLONASS options, FM radio, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Sensors include a fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor. The phone also supports Face Unlock features.
Availability and Pricing
The smartphone can be purchased via major e-commerce sites include Amazon, Flipkart, and Snapdeal, as well as offline stores across the country for Rs. 9499. To those who purchase the phone on or before 31st January 2019, the company is offering free one-time screen replacement.